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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 243 255 230
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing GIS 16 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.42% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 29
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £41,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,450 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,673 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -4.76%
GIS
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
1931 2145 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.68% 29.83% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1751 1828
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Suffolk - 6 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (36.59%) Visualisation
5 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
7 11 (26.83%) Java
7 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (24.39%) Open Source
8 10 (24.39%) Kanban
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
8 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
8 10 (24.39%) Maven
8 10 (24.39%) Web Services
8 10 (24.39%) OO
8 10 (24.39%) Scrum
8 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (24.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Selenium
9 9 (21.95%) jQuery
9 9 (21.95%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (19.51%) Python
11 7 (17.07%) ArcGIS
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) OpenGL

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (17.07%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 10 (24.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (21.95%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.32%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Junior
3 7 (17.07%) Junior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Junior Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Product Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Designer
4 6 (14.63%) Graphic Designer
5 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) GIS Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) jQuery
3 6 (14.63%) D3.js
3 6 (14.63%) OpenCL
3 6 (14.63%) OpenGL
3 6 (14.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) .NET
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.44%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Visualisation
2 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
3 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.63%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) CESG
6 1 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (24.39%) Kanban
2 10 (24.39%) OO
2 10 (24.39%) Open Source
2 10 (24.39%) Scrum
2 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.95%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (14.63%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) OSINT
7 3 (7.32%) Business Development
8 2 (4.88%) Product Management
8 2 (4.88%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 6 (14.63%) GLSL
6 5 (12.20%) C
7 2 (4.88%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Alteryx
2 6 (14.63%) RapidMiner
3 4 (9.76%) ESRI
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 10 days ago