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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 49 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.20% 1.04% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.87% 2.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,264 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +12.92%
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
131 146 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.95% 37.82% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 89 119 61
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £29,139
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,650 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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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Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Devon

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Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Exeter -8 9 £47,500 +5.55%
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Photography
2 7 (77.78%) Change Control
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Summit
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 7 (77.78%) ESRI
2 7 (77.78%) ArcGIS
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Services Delivery Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Service Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
1 7 (77.78%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Change Control
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ESRI