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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford - - 16.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
7 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 46.67% 52.63% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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