The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 257 272 226
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -46
Permanent jobs citing GIS 18 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.20% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.52% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +21.12%
GIS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2890 3298 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.55% 38.24% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 2612 2574
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 Miscellaneous 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 5 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Cambridgeshire +20 12 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 4
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 9 (33.33%) Kanban
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) Maven
5 9 (33.33%) Selenium
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (29.63%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) OO
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (25.93%) Dojo
7 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
8 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
1 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DHCP
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
3 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
1 9 (33.33%) Selenium
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
2 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) Dojo
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) JSF
5 2 (7.41%) GWT
5 2 (7.41%) J2EE
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Kanban
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Feature Driven Development
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.81%) Time Management
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Image Processing
8 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) XenApp
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
4 2 (7.41%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) Sophos
4 2 (7.41%) ESRI
4 2 (7.41%) Lumension
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