The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%

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
45 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.83% 36.72% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 58
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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