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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 224 241 239
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing GIS 40 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 0.78% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 12
Average salary £40,750 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.80% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
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
2868 2808 2789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.04% 36.54% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2219 2320
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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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 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 August 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 August 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 +28 32 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Suffolk - 6 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +8 1 £85,000 +142.85%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (49.21%) Degree
2 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 29 (46.03%) Oracle
3 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
4 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.33%) Java
6 19 (30.16%) OO
7 17 (26.98%) jQuery
7 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
7 17 (26.98%) Open Source
8 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
8 16 (25.40%) Selenium
8 16 (25.40%) Kanban
8 16 (25.40%) Maven
8 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
8 16 (25.40%) Scrum
8 16 (25.40%) Web Services
9 12 (19.05%) ArcGIS
10 11 (17.46%) Windows
10 11 (17.46%) Python
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (15.87%) Linux
11 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.87%) ESRI
12 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (11.11%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (19.05%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.76%) Smallworld
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.59%) Primavera
2 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.59%) Maximo
2 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DHCP
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
2 16 (25.40%) Maven
2 16 (25.40%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Military
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Software Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Graduate
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) GIS Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Product Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.76%) Business Development Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) jQuery
2 16 (25.40%) Web Services
3 7 (11.11%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) .NET
5 5 (7.94%) J2EE
6 3 (4.76%) EJB
6 3 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) XML
7 2 (3.17%) JSF
7 2 (3.17%) Dojo
7 2 (3.17%) GWT
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.59%) HTML5
8 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.59%) PostGIS
8 1 (1.59%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.59%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) Life Science
7 1 (1.59%) CMDB
7 1 (1.59%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
2 19 (30.16%) OO
3 17 (26.98%) Open Source
4 16 (25.40%) Kanban
4 16 (25.40%) Scrum
5 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
7 5 (7.94%) Use Case
7 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.35%) Business Development
8 4 (6.35%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.76%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (17.46%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) C
6 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) ESRI
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Sophos
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.17%) Lumension
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
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