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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 250 231 231
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.93% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 35
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
2697 2782 2801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.91% 39.51% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 2211 2383
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -1 8 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Validation
6 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (27.27%) Dojo
7 6 (27.27%) Selenium
7 6 (27.27%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 6 (27.27%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) Use Case
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) Feature Driven Development
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (27.27%) BDD
7 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) Maven
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) WebLogic

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (27.27%) JBoss
1 6 (27.27%) Apache
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Maven
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Local Government
1 2 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Development
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) Dojo
2 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.55%) Physics
6 1 (4.55%) CESG
6 1 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Validation
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Use Case
3 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 6 (27.27%) Kanban
3 6 (27.27%) Feature Driven Development
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) BDD
3 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 4 (18.18%) CMMI
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP
6 1 (4.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Intel
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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Salary: £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Car + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago