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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 39 40
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 1.10% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.62% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
158 65 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.92% 23.81% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 134 53 73
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,992 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Extranet
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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