The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the 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 566 609 626
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +17
Permanent jobs citing GIS 331 300 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.68% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 221 192 174
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41495 44077 41182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.20% 39.94% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33241 35243 33776
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in England

GIS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the England region.

GIS Salary Trend in England

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Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the 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
London +24 100 £51,500 +3.00% 4
South East -5 60 £42,500 -5.55% 9
South West -4 49 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire +28 40 £27,500 -45.00% 2
East of England +13 29 £42,500 -15.00% 5
North West +6 27 £38,500 -9.41% 3
West Midlands +10 24 £65,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 8 £35,000 -30.00% 2
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 178 (28.39%) Degree
2 152 (24.24%) SQL
3 135 (21.53%) Security Cleared
4 126 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (18.82%) SQL Server
6 107 (17.07%) Oracle
6 107 (17.07%) .NET
7 106 (16.91%) JavaScript
8 104 (16.59%) Web Services
9 103 (16.43%) Java
10 102 (16.27%) ITIL
10 102 (16.27%) Project Management
11 96 (15.31%) Finance
12 89 (14.19%) C#
13 88 (14.04%) Windows
13 88 (14.04%) ESRI
13 88 (14.04%) Software Engineering
14 86 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
15 83 (13.24%) Computer Science
15 83 (13.24%) ArcGIS
16 76 (12.12%) SAP
17 72 (11.48%) SC Cleared
18 71 (11.32%) C
18 71 (11.32%) HTML
19 70 (11.16%) Management Information System
20 66 (10.53%) Microsoft
21 64 (10.21%) DV Cleared
22 59 (9.41%) CAD
23 58 (9.25%) Service Management
24 55 (8.77%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 83 (13.24%) ArcGIS
2 38 (6.06%) Apache
3 26 (4.15%) IIS
4 23 (3.67%) SAS
5 18 (2.87%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.87%) JBoss
6 17 (2.71%) Lync
7 14 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.07%) nginx
8 13 (2.07%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.91%) CMS
10 11 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.28%) Node.js
12 6 (0.96%) ArcSDE
13 5 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.80%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.64%) Smallworld
Applications
1 34 (5.42%) MS Office
2 33 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.59%) AutoCAD
4 9 (1.44%) SPSS
5 6 (0.96%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 52 (8.29%) SAP FI
1 52 (8.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 52 (8.29%) SAP CO
2 50 (7.97%) SAP PM
2 50 (7.97%) SAP MM
2 50 (7.97%) SAP HR
3 31 (4.94%) Maximo
4 26 (4.15%) Primavera
5 25 (3.99%) SAP PS
5 25 (3.99%) SAP SD
5 25 (3.99%) SAP QM
5 25 (3.99%) SAP EHS
5 25 (3.99%) SAP R/3
5 25 (3.99%) SAP GTS
6 14 (2.23%) Unica
7 6 (0.96%) Summit
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.32%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.39%) Office 365
2 13 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.96%) SaaS
4 5 (0.80%) GitHub
5 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.03%) HTTP
2 15 (2.39%) Intranet
3 7 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.12%) Firewall
4 5 (0.80%) Wireless
4 5 (0.80%) NAS
5 4 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.64%) DHCP
6 2 (0.32%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.32%) LAN
6 2 (0.32%) VoIP
6 2 (0.32%) WAN
6 2 (0.32%) VPN
6 2 (0.32%) DNS
6 2 (0.32%) DMZ
6 2 (0.32%) Internet
6 2 (0.32%) PPP
6 2 (0.32%) MPLS
6 2 (0.32%) OSPF
6 2 (0.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.42%) Oracle Database
3 30 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 21 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (3.35%) Big Data
8 20 (3.19%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.55%) TKPROF
10 16 (2.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 15 (2.39%) MySQL
12 13 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.91%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (6.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.15%) Selenium
3 25 (3.99%) Subversion
4 24 (3.83%) Jenkins
5 19 (3.03%) Maven
6 16 (2.55%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (1.75%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.44%) TestDirector
8 9 (1.44%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.96%) JIRA
9 6 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.80%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.64%) NUnit
11 4 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (0.64%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.48%) Hudson
12 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.48%) Ant
General
1 96 (15.31%) Finance
2 28 (4.47%) Aerospace
3 26 (4.15%) Marketing
4 13 (2.07%) Advertising
5 7 (1.12%) Retail
6 6 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.64%) Legal
7 4 (0.64%) Billing
7 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.64%) Military
7 4 (0.64%) Banking
8 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.48%) Electronics
8 3 (0.48%) Front Office
8 3 (0.48%) Games
9 2 (0.32%) Local Government
9 2 (0.32%) French Language
9 2 (0.32%) Back Office
9 2 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 182 (29.03%) Developer
2 78 (12.44%) Consultant
3 57 (9.09%) Analyst
4 56 (8.93%) Architect
5 51 (8.13%) SAP Consultant
6 50 (7.97%) Managing Consultant
7 49 (7.81%) Software Engineer
8 38 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 36 (5.74%) Software Developer
10 35 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 28 (4.47%) Senior Manager
11 28 (4.47%) Graduate
12 25 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (3.99%) SAP PM Consultant
12 25 (3.99%) SAP PLM Consultant
13 23 (3.67%) Junior
14 22 (3.51%) C# Developer
15 20 (3.19%) GIS Developer
16 18 (2.87%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (17.07%) .NET
2 104 (16.59%) Web Services
3 71 (11.32%) HTML
4 51 (8.13%) jQuery
5 50 (7.97%) BAPI
6 48 (7.66%) CSS
7 44 (7.02%) Ajax
8 38 (6.06%) XML
9 32 (5.10%) JSP
10 31 (4.94%) J2EE
11 29 (4.63%) ASP.NET
11 29 (4.63%) HTML5
12 27 (4.31%) Dojo
13 25 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (3.51%) .NET Framework
15 20 (3.19%) WPF
16 17 (2.71%) CGI
16 17 (2.71%) Servlets
17 16 (2.55%) RESTful
17 16 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 86 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (13.24%) Computer Science
3 70 (11.16%) Management Information System
4 46 (7.34%) Mathematics
5 28 (4.47%) Visualisation
6 24 (3.83%) Data Centre
7 19 (3.03%) Data Integration
7 19 (3.03%) User Experience
8 11 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.44%) CESG
10 9 (1.44%) CESG CLAS
10 9 (1.44%) PKI
11 8 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.12%) Statistics
12 7 (1.12%) Photography
12 7 (1.12%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.96%) Social Media
14 5 (0.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 88 (14.04%) Windows
2 45 (7.18%) Linux
3 43 (6.86%) UNIX
4 25 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.71%) Android
6 13 (2.07%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.91%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.96%) CentOS
9 6 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.16%) OS/390
11 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (16.27%) ITIL
2 102 (16.27%) Project Management
3 88 (14.04%) Software Engineering
4 59 (9.41%) CAD
5 58 (9.25%) Service Management
6 55 (8.77%) Scrum
7 54 (8.61%) Data Management
8 51 (8.13%) Risk Management
8 51 (8.13%) Configuration Management
9 50 (7.97%) Document Management
9 50 (7.97%) SAP Implementation
10 47 (7.50%) OO
11 46 (7.34%) Open Source
12 43 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (6.70%) UML
14 38 (6.06%) Service Delivery
15 37 (5.90%) CRM
16 36 (5.74%) Mentoring
17 35 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (24.24%) SQL
2 106 (16.91%) JavaScript
3 103 (16.43%) Java
4 89 (14.19%) C#
5 71 (11.32%) C
6 55 (8.77%) Python
7 54 (8.61%) C++
8 21 (3.35%) PL/SQL
9 20 (3.19%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.71%) VB
10 17 (2.71%) PHP
11 16 (2.55%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.91%) VBA
13 9 (1.44%) R
13 9 (1.44%) Embedded C
14 5 (0.80%) Perl
14 5 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 178 (28.39%) Degree
2 135 (21.53%) Security Cleared
3 72 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 64 (10.21%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (2.39%) MBA
6 15 (2.39%) CISSP
7 12 (1.91%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.96%) CISA
10 6 (0.96%) HNC
10 6 (0.96%) HND
10 6 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (0.80%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.80%) MCITP
11 5 (0.80%) MCSE
11 5 (0.80%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.54%) QA
2 21 (3.35%) JSP 440
3 20 (3.19%) SLA
4 14 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (2.07%) COBIT
6 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.16%) BS7666
System Software
1 32 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.19%) XenApp
4 15 (2.39%) XenDesktop
4 15 (2.39%) Terminal Services
5 13 (2.07%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (2.71%) SCCM
2 16 (2.55%) Tivoli
2 16 (2.55%) Control-M
3 5 (0.80%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.80%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 107 (17.07%) Oracle
2 88 (14.04%) ESRI
3 76 (12.12%) SAP
4 66 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 39 (6.22%) VMware
6 34 (5.42%) Citrix
7 19 (3.03%) Mapinfo
8 16 (2.55%) Endeca
9 15 (2.39%) Computacenter
9 15 (2.39%) Dell
9 15 (2.39%) Business Objects
9 15 (2.39%) Tableau
10 14 (2.23%) HP
10 14 (2.23%) Epiphany
11 12 (1.91%) Google
12 7 (1.12%) ATG
12 7 (1.12%) IBM
13 5 (0.80%) Sun
13 5 (0.80%) NetApp
13 5 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
Sandy, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network Rail
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus (depending on level) + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 - £32,622
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago