The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
GIS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Castleford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 66.67% 50.00% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Castleford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

GIS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft