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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 587 604 647
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +43
Permanent jobs citing GIS 309 296 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.71% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 202 199 153
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
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
42031 41804 40851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.11% 39.02% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 32740 33216
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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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 28 August 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 28 August 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 95 £47,500 -5.00% 6
South East -15 64 £40,500 -2.40% 8
East of England +17 40 £40,750 -1.80% 6
Yorkshire +31 36 £27,500 +1.85% 3
South West -40 34 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West +10 27 £45,000 +33.33% 5
West Midlands 0 11 £45,000 -6.73% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £24,500 - 1
North East -7 1 £30,701 +9.64%
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 190 (31.05%) Degree
2 156 (25.49%) SQL
3 119 (19.44%) ITIL
4 115 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (18.63%) Oracle
6 113 (18.46%) SQL Server
7 110 (17.97%) Project Management
7 110 (17.97%) Security Cleared
8 99 (16.18%) Java
9 97 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
10 93 (15.20%) JavaScript
11 90 (14.71%) ESRI
12 89 (14.54%) .NET
13 88 (14.38%) ArcGIS
14 86 (14.05%) Finance
14 86 (14.05%) Computer Science
15 78 (12.75%) Web Services
16 77 (12.58%) Microsoft
17 76 (12.42%) SAP
17 76 (12.42%) Software Engineering
18 72 (11.76%) C#
19 71 (11.60%) Windows
20 66 (10.78%) Data Management
20 66 (10.78%) Management Information System
21 64 (10.46%) Python
22 60 (9.80%) CAD
23 59 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
24 57 (9.31%) HTML
25 56 (9.15%) C
25 56 (9.15%) Service Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 88 (14.38%) ArcGIS
2 25 (4.08%) SAS
3 24 (3.92%) Apache
3 24 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.59%) CMS
5 18 (2.94%) IIS
5 18 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 17 (2.78%) Lync
7 12 (1.96%) JBoss
8 11 (1.80%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.80%) nginx
9 10 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.31%) Node.js
10 8 (1.31%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.98%) Smallworld
11 6 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Spatial
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.82%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 44 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.70%) MS Office
3 13 (2.12%) SPSS
4 10 (1.63%) AutoCAD
5 9 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.31%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 55 (8.99%) SAP PM
2 52 (8.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 52 (8.50%) SAP FI
2 52 (8.50%) SAP CO
3 50 (8.17%) SAP MM
3 50 (8.17%) SAP HR
4 31 (5.07%) Maximo
5 30 (4.90%) SAP PS
6 26 (4.25%) Primavera
7 25 (4.08%) SAP SD
7 25 (4.08%) SAP QM
7 25 (4.08%) SAP R/3
7 25 (4.08%) SAP EHS
7 25 (4.08%) SAP GTS
8 14 (2.29%) Unica
9 7 (1.14%) Summit
10 6 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.82%) Aareon QL
11 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.45%) Office 365
2 14 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.31%) SaaS
4 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.45%) Intranet
2 12 (1.96%) HTTP
3 8 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.31%) Internet
3 8 (1.31%) Firewall
4 6 (0.98%) WAN
5 5 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.82%) NAS
6 4 (0.65%) LTE
6 4 (0.65%) Wireless
6 4 (0.65%) DMZ
6 4 (0.65%) DHCP
7 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.49%) LAN
7 3 (0.49%) SDH
7 3 (0.49%) VPN
7 3 (0.49%) BGP
7 3 (0.49%) 3G
7 3 (0.49%) DWDM
7 3 (0.49%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (5.88%) Big Data
3 35 (5.72%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.74%) Oracle Database
5 25 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.94%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.45%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.29%) Oracle9i Database
12 14 (2.29%) TKPROF
13 9 (1.47%) MySQL
14 7 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.14%) NoSQL
15 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 44 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.76%) Selenium
3 20 (3.27%) Subversion
3 20 (3.27%) Maven
4 18 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
6 7 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.98%) Gradle
7 6 (0.98%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.82%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.82%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.65%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.49%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 86 (14.05%) Finance
2 31 (5.07%) Marketing
3 28 (4.58%) Aerospace
4 13 (2.12%) Retail
5 10 (1.63%) Advertising
6 9 (1.47%) Banking
7 8 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.14%) Billing
9 5 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.65%) Electronics
10 4 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.65%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Games
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) German Language
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 150 (24.51%) Developer
2 83 (13.56%) Consultant
3 76 (12.42%) Analyst
4 51 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 50 (8.17%) Managing Consultant
6 48 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 48 (7.84%) Architect
7 38 (6.21%) Java Developer
8 28 (4.58%) Applications Support
8 28 (4.58%) Software Developer
8 28 (4.58%) Senior Manager
9 26 (4.25%) Support Analyst
10 25 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (4.08%) SAP PM Consultant
10 25 (4.08%) SAP PLM Consultant
11 23 (3.76%) Project Manager
12 22 (3.59%) Senior Developer
13 21 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
14 20 (3.27%) GIS Developer
14 20 (3.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.54%) .NET
2 78 (12.75%) Web Services
3 57 (9.31%) HTML
4 50 (8.17%) BAPI
5 39 (6.37%) XML
6 35 (5.72%) jQuery
7 32 (5.23%) CSS
8 23 (3.76%) JSP
8 23 (3.76%) Ajax
8 23 (3.76%) HTML5
9 22 (3.59%) J2EE
10 20 (3.27%) ASP.NET
11 19 (3.10%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.45%) CGI
13 14 (2.29%) PostGIS
14 13 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (2.12%) Dojo
15 12 (1.96%) Entity Framework
15 12 (1.96%) Java EE
16 11 (1.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (14.05%) Computer Science
3 66 (10.78%) Management Information System
4 46 (7.52%) Mathematics
5 41 (6.70%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.10%) Data Integration
7 18 (2.94%) User Experience
8 16 (2.61%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.45%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.96%) Statistics
11 10 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (1.63%) PKI
11 10 (1.63%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.47%) CESG
12 9 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
13 8 (1.31%) PMI
14 7 (1.14%) Social Media
14 7 (1.14%) Photography
15 6 (0.98%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.60%) Windows
2 42 (6.86%) Linux
3 34 (5.56%) UNIX
4 22 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.80%) Android
5 11 (1.80%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.49%) AIX
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (19.44%) ITIL
2 115 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (17.97%) Project Management
4 76 (12.42%) Software Engineering
5 66 (10.78%) Data Management
6 60 (9.80%) CAD
7 59 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 56 (9.15%) Service Management
9 55 (8.99%) Configuration Management
9 55 (8.99%) CRM
10 50 (8.17%) Scrum
10 50 (8.17%) Document Management
10 50 (8.17%) SAP Implementation
11 47 (7.68%) OO
12 46 (7.52%) Asset Management
13 45 (7.35%) Risk Management
14 43 (7.03%) Open Source
15 42 (6.86%) Mentoring
16 39 (6.37%) Service Delivery
17 38 (6.21%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (25.49%) SQL
2 99 (16.18%) Java
3 93 (15.20%) JavaScript
4 72 (11.76%) C#
5 64 (10.46%) Python
6 56 (9.15%) C
7 30 (4.90%) C++
8 22 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 21 (3.43%) PL/SQL
9 21 (3.43%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.94%) VBA
11 14 (2.29%) PHP
11 14 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.63%) R
13 9 (1.47%) VB
14 8 (1.31%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.14%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.82%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.82%) Perl
17 3 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 190 (31.05%) Degree
2 110 (17.97%) Security Cleared
3 53 (8.66%) DV Cleared
4 48 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.61%) MBA
5 16 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.80%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.80%) CISSP
8 10 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.14%) PhD
10 6 (0.98%) ISEB
10 6 (0.98%) HNC
10 6 (0.98%) HND
10 6 (0.98%) MCSE
10 6 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.82%) MCP
11 5 (0.82%) MCITP
11 5 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.19%) QA
2 18 (2.94%) JSP 440
2 18 (2.94%) SLA
3 13 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.96%) COBIT
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) TickIT
6 1 (0.16%) BS7666
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.27%) XenApp
4 15 (2.45%) XenDesktop
4 15 (2.45%) Terminal Services
5 13 (2.12%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.98%) Varnish
7 5 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.94%) SCCM
2 14 (2.29%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.29%) Control-M
3 6 (0.98%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.98%) HAProxy
3 6 (0.98%) Ansible
4 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 114 (18.63%) Oracle
2 90 (14.71%) ESRI
3 77 (12.58%) Microsoft
4 76 (12.42%) SAP
5 38 (6.21%) Citrix
6 34 (5.56%) VMware
7 20 (3.27%) Tableau
8 18 (2.94%) Mapinfo
9 16 (2.61%) Google
10 15 (2.45%) Dell
10 15 (2.45%) Computacenter
11 14 (2.29%) Endeca
11 14 (2.29%) Epiphany
12 11 (1.80%) HP
12 11 (1.80%) IBM
13 8 (1.31%) ATG
14 7 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.98%) Sun
16 5 (0.82%) NetApp
16 5 (0.82%) Alteryx
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
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Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bens
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