The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 242 265 271
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 14 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.29%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1739 2386 2754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.70% 31.21% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 2013 2367
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GIS Salary Trend in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -8 9 £27,500 -35.29%
Bedfordshire +9 4 £42,500 +54.54%
Hertfordshire +21 1 £35,000 -15.84%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) OO
2 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
4 7 (24.14%) Billing
4 7 (24.14%) Network Planning
4 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (20.69%) Alteryx
5 6 (20.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (20.69%) GLSL
5 6 (20.69%) RapidMiner
5 6 (20.69%) D3.js
5 6 (20.69%) OpenCL
5 6 (20.69%) 3D Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) Graphic Design
5 6 (20.69%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) ArcGIS
6 5 (17.24%) CAD
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 5 (17.24%) JBoss
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) ArcGIS
1 5 (17.24%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Smallworld
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
1 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 7 (24.14%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Designer
2 6 (20.69%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Validation Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Validation Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) GIS Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) GIS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) D3.js
1 6 (20.69%) OpenCL
1 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
1 6 (20.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (17.24%) EJB
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) J2EE
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.45%) ArcObjects
5 1 (3.45%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
3 6 (20.69%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OO
2 7 (24.14%) Network Planning
3 6 (20.69%) 3D Modelling
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) CAD
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Use Case
5 4 (13.79%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Validation
5 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) GLSL
4 6 (20.69%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Magik
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Alteryx
1 6 (20.69%) RapidMiner
2 3 (10.34%) ESRI
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau