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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.37% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
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
232 144 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.29% 24.45% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 191 129 156
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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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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Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) EAI
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) XML Schema
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) Hudson
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) XPath
4 3 (37.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) CTI
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) JDBC
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) XML Schema
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (12.50%) IVR
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) EAI
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
1 1 (12.50%) ESRI