The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 33 42
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.51% 1.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.47% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
GIS
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 68 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.78% 34.34% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 60 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

GIS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

GIS Salary Trend in Chester