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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 215 250 256
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 29 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.65% 1.29% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,792 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
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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
1759 2410 2654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.59% 31.52% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 2050 2289
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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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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 27 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 22 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bedfordshire +14 5 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Hertfordshire +20 2 £35,000 +24.18%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (47.50%) Billing
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Java
4 16 (40.00%) OO
4 16 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 13 (32.50%) Data Migration
5 13 (32.50%) Migration
5 13 (32.50%) Smallworld
5 13 (32.50%) CRM
5 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Network Planning
7 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (20.00%) CAD
9 8 (20.00%) JBoss
9 8 (20.00%) Windows
9 8 (20.00%) J2EE
9 8 (20.00%) EJB
9 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (20.00%) Use Case
9 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Unix
10 7 (17.50%) Python
10 7 (17.50%) Intranet

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) Smallworld
2 8 (20.00%) JBoss
3 7 (17.50%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Internet
1 7 (17.50%) Intranet
1 7 (17.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (47.50%) Billing
3 4 (10.00%) Military
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) GIS Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Graduate
2 8 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) GIS Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Computer Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Computer Validation Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Designer
6 4 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) EJB
2 8 (20.00%) J2EE
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) D3.js
4 4 (10.00%) OpenCL
4 4 (10.00%) OpenGL
4 4 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.50%) ArcObjects
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 4 (10.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) OO
2 13 (32.50%) CRM
2 13 (32.50%) Data Migration
2 13 (32.50%) Migration
3 10 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 8 (20.00%) CAD
4 8 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Use Case
5 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (12.50%) Change Control
8 4 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Validation
8 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Magik
5 7 (17.50%) Python
6 4 (10.00%) GLSL
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Alteryx
1 4 (10.00%) ESRI
1 4 (10.00%) RapidMiner
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) Tableau
2 1 (2.50%) Ventyx
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