The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 51 47
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.83% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.78% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -8.12%
GIS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 108 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 39.81% 29.83% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 86 110
Average salary £29,500 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.08% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £42,300
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 Devon

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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Salary Trend in Devon

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

GIS Salary Trend in Devon

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI