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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 234 247 241
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 29 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 21
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,714 £34,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £51,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
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
3084 3019 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.96% 37.08% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2384 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +17 24 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Hertfordshire +6 3 £28,184 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 - 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 3 July 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 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 22 (53.66%) Computer Science
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) Java
6 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 17 (41.46%) OO
6 17 (41.46%) jQuery
7 16 (39.02%) Selenium
7 16 (39.02%) Mathematics
7 16 (39.02%) Kanban
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
7 16 (39.02%) Web Services
7 16 (39.02%) Maven
7 16 (39.02%) Scrum
8 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
9 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 11 (26.83%) Open Source
9 11 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 8 (19.51%) JBoss
12 7 (17.07%) .NET
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
12 7 (17.07%) Dojo

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (19.51%) JBoss
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.20%) ArcGIS
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.44%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.44%) Primavera
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.44%) Maximo
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DHCP
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Maven
1 16 (39.02%) Selenium
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
1 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) TestDirector
2 2 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) French Language
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) jQuery
2 16 (39.02%) Web Services
3 7 (17.07%) .NET
3 7 (17.07%) Dojo
4 5 (12.20%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) EJB
6 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 2 (4.88%) XML
7 2 (4.88%) JSF
7 2 (4.88%) GWT
8 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.44%) HTML5
8 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.44%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.44%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (39.02%) Mathematics
3 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Life Science
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) OO
3 16 (39.02%) Scrum
3 16 (39.02%) Kanban
4 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (26.83%) Open Source
5 11 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Use Case
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.20%) Feature Driven Development
7 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 4 (9.76%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.32%) Validation
9 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.32%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) XenApp
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) Business Objects
4 3 (7.32%) ESRI
5 2 (4.88%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.88%) Lumension
5 2 (4.88%) Sophos
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
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