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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 241 261 235
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing GIS 23 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 37
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
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
3031 3331 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.05% 38.48% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2367 2596 2660
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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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 28 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 28 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 +19 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -1 4 £41,592 - 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 28 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 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 17 (53.13%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) jQuery
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) Selenium
5 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 12 (37.50%) Maven
5 12 (37.50%) Scrum
5 12 (37.50%) Kanban
5 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 11 (34.38%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (21.88%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
10 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
10 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (21.88%) Dojo
10 7 (21.88%) Open Source
11 6 (18.75%) RDBMS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (15.63%) ArcGIS
1 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) Maximo
2 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DHCP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
1 12 (37.50%) Maven
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) French Language
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) jQuery
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) Dojo
3 2 (6.25%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
3 2 (6.25%) GWT
3 2 (6.25%) JSF
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) MDX
4 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) Kanban
3 10 (31.25%) OO
4 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) Feature Driven Development
6 5 (15.63%) BDD
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Use Case
8 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) XenApp
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) ESRI
5 2 (6.25%) Lumension
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
5 2 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
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