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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 586 606 621
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 303 304 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.70% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 201 200 173
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
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 £77,500 £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

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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 31 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 31 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 +32 88 £47,500 -5.00% 8
South East -36 52 £45,000 +8.43% 8
South West -13 47 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +16 34 £27,500 -18.51% 6
East of England +14 33 £42,500 -12.82% 5
North West +8 27 £38,000 -5.00% 1
West Midlands +3 17 £47,500 -26.92% 1
East Midlands +4 6 £28,750 -42.50% 1
North East -18 1 £30,701 -31.77%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 179 (29.49%) Degree
2 152 (25.04%) SQL
3 131 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (21.09%) Security Cleared
5 111 (18.29%) SQL Server
5 111 (18.29%) Project Management
6 110 (18.12%) Oracle
6 110 (18.12%) ITIL
7 95 (15.65%) Java
7 95 (15.65%) Finance
8 93 (15.32%) JavaScript
9 91 (14.99%) .NET
9 91 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
10 88 (14.50%) Web Services
10 88 (14.50%) Software Engineering
11 86 (14.17%) ESRI
12 85 (14.00%) Computer Science
13 82 (13.51%) ArcGIS
14 77 (12.69%) Windows
15 74 (12.19%) Microsoft
16 72 (11.86%) C#
17 70 (11.53%) Management Information System
18 69 (11.37%) C
18 69 (11.37%) SAP
19 63 (10.38%) Data Management
19 63 (10.38%) SC Cleared
20 62 (10.21%) Service Management
21 59 (9.72%) CAD
22 58 (9.56%) Python
23 57 (9.39%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 82 (13.51%) ArcGIS
2 31 (5.11%) Apache
3 23 (3.79%) SAS
4 18 (2.97%) IIS
5 17 (2.80%) Lync
6 15 (2.47%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.47%) JBoss
6 15 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 14 (2.31%) CMS
8 12 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.81%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.81%) nginx
10 7 (1.15%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.99%) Node.js
11 6 (0.99%) ArcSDE
12 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.82%) Smallworld
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 40 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.10%) MS Office
3 11 (1.81%) AutoCAD
4 8 (1.32%) SPSS
4 8 (1.32%) PowerPivot
5 7 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 52 (8.57%) SAP FI
1 52 (8.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 52 (8.57%) SAP CO
2 50 (8.24%) SAP PM
2 50 (8.24%) SAP MM
2 50 (8.24%) SAP HR
3 31 (5.11%) Maximo
4 26 (4.28%) Primavera
5 25 (4.12%) SAP PS
5 25 (4.12%) SAP SD
5 25 (4.12%) SAP R/3
5 25 (4.12%) SAP QM
5 25 (4.12%) SAP EHS
5 25 (4.12%) SAP GTS
6 14 (2.31%) Unica
7 7 (1.15%) Summit
8 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.47%) Office 365
3 8 (1.32%) SaaS
4 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.82%) GitHub
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.64%) HTTP
2 15 (2.47%) Intranet
3 7 (1.15%) Firewall
4 6 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.82%) Internet
5 5 (0.82%) WAN
5 5 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.82%) NAS
6 4 (0.66%) Wireless
6 4 (0.66%) DHCP
6 4 (0.66%) DMZ
7 3 (0.49%) VPN
7 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.33%) PPP
8 2 (0.33%) LAN
8 2 (0.33%) VoIP
8 2 (0.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.33%) MPLS
8 2 (0.33%) OSPF
8 2 (0.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (5.60%) Oracle Database
4 28 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (3.79%) Big Data
6 23 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.64%) TKPROF
11 16 (2.64%) Oracle9i Database
12 15 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (2.14%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.98%) MySQL
15 11 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.15%) Redis
16 7 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.61%) Selenium
3 25 (4.12%) Jenkins
4 23 (3.79%) Subversion
5 20 (3.29%) Maven
6 10 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (1.48%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.99%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.99%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.99%) JIRA
8 6 (0.99%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.66%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (0.66%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.66%) NUnit
10 4 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.49%) Ant
11 3 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 95 (15.65%) Finance
2 29 (4.78%) Aerospace
3 28 (4.61%) Marketing
4 11 (1.81%) Advertising
5 9 (1.48%) Banking
6 8 (1.32%) Retail
7 5 (0.82%) Military
8 4 (0.66%) Billing
8 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.66%) Legal
8 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.49%) Electronics
9 3 (0.49%) Front Office
9 3 (0.49%) Games
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Local Government
10 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 165 (27.18%) Developer
2 78 (12.85%) Consultant
3 62 (10.21%) Analyst
4 57 (9.39%) Architect
5 54 (8.90%) Software Engineer
6 51 (8.40%) SAP Consultant
7 50 (8.24%) Managing Consultant
8 35 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 29 (4.78%) Software Developer
10 27 (4.45%) Senior Developer
11 26 (4.28%) Senior Manager
11 26 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (4.28%) Graduate
12 25 (4.12%) SAP PM Consultant
12 25 (4.12%) SAP PLM Consultant
13 23 (3.79%) Project Manager
14 21 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
15 20 (3.29%) GIS Developer
16 19 (3.13%) Applications Support
17 17 (2.80%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (14.99%) .NET
2 88 (14.50%) Web Services
3 57 (9.39%) HTML
4 50 (8.24%) BAPI
5 42 (6.92%) jQuery
6 35 (5.77%) CSS
7 34 (5.60%) XML
8 32 (5.27%) Ajax
9 28 (4.61%) JSP
10 25 (4.12%) J2EE
11 23 (3.79%) HTML5
12 22 (3.62%) ASP.NET
13 20 (3.29%) .NET Framework
14 18 (2.97%) Dojo
14 18 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (2.80%) Django
16 16 (2.64%) CGI
17 14 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (2.31%) PostGIS
18 13 (2.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 70 (11.53%) Management Information System
4 49 (8.07%) Mathematics
5 25 (4.12%) Visualisation
6 22 (3.62%) Data Centre
7 20 (3.29%) Data Integration
8 18 (2.97%) User Experience
9 14 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.31%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (1.65%) PKI
10 10 (1.65%) Statistics
11 9 (1.48%) CESG
11 9 (1.48%) CESG CLAS
12 8 (1.32%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.15%) PMI
13 7 (1.15%) Social Media
13 7 (1.15%) Photography
14 6 (0.99%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 77 (12.69%) Windows
2 48 (7.91%) Linux
3 42 (6.92%) UNIX
4 24 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.64%) Android
6 13 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.82%) CentOS
8 5 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.16%) SUSE
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.16%) OS/390
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (18.29%) Project Management
3 110 (18.12%) ITIL
4 88 (14.50%) Software Engineering
5 63 (10.38%) Data Management
6 62 (10.21%) Service Management
7 59 (9.72%) CAD
8 55 (9.06%) Scrum
9 54 (8.90%) Configuration Management
10 51 (8.40%) Risk Management
11 50 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (8.24%) Document Management
11 50 (8.24%) SAP Implementation
12 47 (7.74%) OO
13 44 (7.25%) Open Source
14 41 (6.75%) CRM
15 39 (6.43%) Service Delivery
15 39 (6.43%) Mentoring
16 38 (6.26%) UML
17 36 (5.93%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (25.04%) SQL
2 95 (15.65%) Java
3 93 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 72 (11.86%) C#
5 69 (11.37%) C
6 58 (9.56%) Python
7 40 (6.59%) C++
8 21 (3.46%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.64%) PHP
10 16 (2.64%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.64%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.64%) VBA
11 10 (1.65%) Embedded C
12 9 (1.48%) VB
13 8 (1.32%) R
14 5 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.82%) Perl
15 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 179 (29.49%) Degree
2 128 (21.09%) Security Cleared
3 63 (10.38%) SC Cleared
4 56 (9.23%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.31%) MBA
5 14 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.81%) CISSP
8 10 (1.65%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.65%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (0.99%) HNC
10 6 (0.99%) HND
11 5 (0.82%) MCSE
11 5 (0.82%) PhD
11 5 (0.82%) MCP
11 5 (0.82%) ISEB
11 5 (0.82%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.92%) QA
2 19 (3.13%) JSP 440
2 19 (3.13%) SLA
3 13 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.98%) COBIT
5 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) BS7666
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.29%) XenApp
4 15 (2.47%) XenDesktop
4 15 (2.47%) Terminal Services
5 13 (2.14%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.99%) Varnish
7 5 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (2.97%) SCCM
2 16 (2.64%) Tivoli
2 16 (2.64%) Control-M
3 6 (0.99%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.99%) HAProxy
3 6 (0.99%) Ansible
4 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 110 (18.12%) Oracle
2 86 (14.17%) ESRI
3 74 (12.19%) Microsoft
4 69 (11.37%) SAP
5 38 (6.26%) VMware
6 34 (5.60%) Citrix
7 18 (2.97%) Mapinfo
8 16 (2.64%) Endeca
9 15 (2.47%) Tableau
9 15 (2.47%) Computacenter
9 15 (2.47%) Dell
10 14 (2.31%) Epiphany
10 14 (2.31%) Google
11 10 (1.65%) HP
12 8 (1.32%) IBM
12 8 (1.32%) ATG
13 7 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.99%) Sun
15 5 (0.82%) NetApp
15 5 (0.82%) Alteryx
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus (depending on level) + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
HCL Axon
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Investigo Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Net Talent
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago