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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 4.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
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
59 90 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.07% 49.72% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 76
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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