The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 35 13 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.74% 12.41% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 24.00% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
Northern Ireland

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

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
84 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 57.53% 51.72% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 54
Average salary £40,000 £29,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.75% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

GIS Salary Trend in County Antrim

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Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -22 4 - -
GIS
Northern Ireland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Chemistry
2 4 (80.00%) Psychology
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) People Management

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Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 4 (80.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Economics
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Chemistry
1 4 (80.00%) Psychology
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft