The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 110 103 139
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +36
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.77% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 3.00% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.92% -8.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
510 433 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.11% 25.49% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 389 346 517
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,600 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
North West

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GIS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Cheshire

GIS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £32,500 -
Chester - 1 - - 1
GIS
North West

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Mapinfo
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (38.46%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) InDesign
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Applications
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
1 5 (38.46%) SOA
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
1 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 4
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Mapinfo
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
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