The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.63% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.29%
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South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
165 223 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.94% 31.81% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 147 176 155
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Cardiff region.

GIS Salary Trend in Cardiff

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) GIS Manager
2 3 (75.00%) GIS Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP