The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 42 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £18,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Croydon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 65 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 42.93% 22.49% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 62 57 74
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

GIS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

GIS Salary Trend in Croydon

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) COM+
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM+
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree