The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 246 280 290
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +10
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.055% 0.64% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +7.47%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1815 2519 3277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.51% 29.51% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 2192 2862
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

GIS Salary Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for GIS.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Confluence
4 5 (41.67%) Big Data
4 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) Tableau
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Network Management
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (16.67%) Splunk
6 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Broadband
6 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) QGIS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
4 1 (8.33%) ESRI
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) i2
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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