The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 63 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.79% - 2.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% - 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 - £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
GIS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 143 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.76% 26.14% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 191 96 129
Average salary £39,250 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Coventry

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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Salary Trend in Coventry

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

GIS Salary Trend in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) MQSI
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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