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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
49 116 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.03% 43.12% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 88
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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