The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 296 325 322
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 12 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.14% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 9
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +66.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £79,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4482 5772 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.24% 45.62% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4763 5161
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS.

1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (45.00%) Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) Big Data
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 6 (30.00%) Tableau
5 6 (30.00%) SAS
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) SPSS
5 6 (30.00%) SAP
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) ETL
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) SAS
2 3 (15.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (10.00%) Smallworld
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Data Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Software Programmer
2 2 (10.00%) GIS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Programmer
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Project Director
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) CAD
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) Magik
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
1 6 (30.00%) Tableau
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (20.00%) Autodesk
4 2 (10.00%) ESRI
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.00%) Syclo
5 1 (5.00%) Alteryx