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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 562 648 604
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -44
Permanent jobs citing GIS 328 207 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.53% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 223 144 241
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
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
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -1 106 £50,000 +11.11% 15
South East +36 98 £40,000 -5.88% 8
South West +25 56 £45,000 +50.00% 5
North West -28 21 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East of England -19 19 £41,500 +27.69% 5
Yorkshire -32 15 £37,500 +27.11% 3
West Midlands -13 12 £31,500 -21.25% 4
North East -8 1 £28,000 -44.00%
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 193 (29.42%) Degree
2 160 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (21.19%) JavaScript
4 132 (20.12%) ESRI
5 127 (19.36%) Java
6 125 (19.05%) C#
7 124 (18.90%) .NET
8 123 (18.75%) SQL
9 119 (18.14%) HTML
10 115 (17.53%) jQuery
11 109 (16.62%) Computer Science
12 106 (16.16%) Finance
13 99 (15.09%) SAP
14 94 (14.33%) Web Services
14 94 (14.33%) SQL Server
15 93 (14.18%) CAD
16 92 (14.02%) Oracle
17 90 (13.72%) Security Cleared
18 87 (13.26%) Data Management
19 86 (13.11%) CSS
20 84 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
21 83 (12.65%) Windows
22 81 (12.35%) Python
23 80 (12.20%) Document Management
23 80 (12.20%) Microsoft
24 79 (12.04%) Management Information System
25 77 (11.74%) SAP PM
26 76 (11.59%) SAP Implementation
27 75 (11.43%) SAP CO
27 75 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 64 (9.76%) ArcGIS
2 39 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 28 (4.27%) Apache
4 20 (3.05%) Node.js
5 19 (2.90%) SAS
6 18 (2.74%) Oracle Spatial
6 18 (2.74%) nginx
7 16 (2.44%) IIS
8 13 (1.98%) Gunicorn
9 12 (1.83%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.52%) CMS
10 10 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.37%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
12 8 (1.22%) Smallworld
12 8 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.96%) MS Office
3 10 (1.52%) SPSS
4 8 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.07%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.91%) ArcView
6 6 (0.91%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.76%) Revit
8 3 (0.46%) FastStats
9 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.30%) MS Project
10 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 77 (11.74%) SAP PM
2 75 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 75 (11.43%) SAP CO
2 75 (11.43%) SAP FI
2 75 (11.43%) SAP MM
2 75 (11.43%) SAP HR
3 48 (7.32%) Maximo
4 47 (7.16%) SAP QM
4 47 (7.16%) SAP SD
4 47 (7.16%) SAP EHS
5 32 (4.88%) SAP R/3
6 28 (4.27%) SAP PS
6 28 (4.27%) SAP GTS
7 9 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.61%) HFM
9 4 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.46%) SAP MRS
10 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
3 3 (0.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.74%) Internet
2 16 (2.44%) Intranet
3 15 (2.29%) SAN
4 14 (2.13%) HTTP
5 11 (1.68%) LAN
5 11 (1.68%) WAN
6 8 (1.22%) DHCP
6 8 (1.22%) DNS
7 6 (0.91%) DMZ
8 5 (0.76%) Firewall
9 4 (0.61%) NAS
10 3 (0.46%) Extranet
10 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.46%) FTP
11 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.30%) RFID
12 1 (0.15%) RTCP
12 1 (0.15%) RTP
12 1 (0.15%) VPN
12 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.18%) Big Data
5 26 (3.96%) MySQL
6 24 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (3.35%) RDBMS
8 20 (3.05%) OLAP
8 20 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.59%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (1.68%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
15 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 50 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.74%) Maven
2 18 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
3 17 (2.59%) Selenium
4 13 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.98%) JUnit
5 12 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.68%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.37%) MorphX
8 9 (1.37%) PVCS
9 7 (1.07%) Gradle
10 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.91%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.91%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.91%) Subversion
11 5 (0.76%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.76%) Log4j
11 5 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 106 (16.16%) Finance
2 28 (4.27%) Aerospace
3 15 (2.29%) Games
3 15 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.98%) Electronics
5 7 (1.07%) Local Government
6 6 (0.91%) Banking
7 5 (0.76%) Marketing
8 4 (0.61%) French Language
8 4 (0.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.46%) German Language
9 3 (0.46%) Retail
9 3 (0.46%) Billing
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 212 (32.32%) Developer
2 163 (24.85%) Consultant
3 81 (12.35%) SAP Consultant
4 75 (11.43%) Analyst
4 75 (11.43%) Managing Consultant
5 72 (10.98%) Architect
6 50 (7.62%) Software Developer
7 47 (7.16%) SAP PM Consultant
8 45 (6.86%) GIS Consultant
9 41 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 37 (5.64%) Technical Architect
11 35 (5.34%) .NET Developer
11 35 (5.34%) GIS Developer
12 29 (4.42%) Senior Developer
13 28 (4.27%) Web Developer
13 28 (4.27%) SAP PLM Consultant
14 27 (4.12%) C++ Developer
15 24 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
15 24 (3.66%) Business Analyst
16 23 (3.51%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (18.90%) .NET
2 119 (18.14%) HTML
3 115 (17.53%) jQuery
4 94 (14.33%) Web Services
5 86 (13.11%) CSS
6 75 (11.43%) BAPI
7 65 (9.91%) ASP.NET
8 56 (8.54%) HTML5
9 46 (7.01%) XML
10 42 (6.40%) JSON
11 40 (6.10%) Ajax
12 32 (4.88%) SOAP
13 31 (4.73%) CSS3
13 31 (4.73%) PostGIS
14 30 (4.57%) Leaflet
15 28 (4.27%) AngularJS
16 27 (4.12%) RESTful
17 26 (3.96%) WPF
18 25 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (3.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.62%) Computer Science
2 84 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (12.04%) Management Information System
4 72 (10.98%) Open Source
5 50 (7.62%) Mathematics
6 23 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.35%) Physics
8 20 (3.05%) Visualisation
9 17 (2.59%) Statistics
10 15 (2.29%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.98%) User Experience
12 7 (1.07%) Graphic Design
13 6 (0.91%) Tandem
13 6 (0.91%) PMI
13 6 (0.91%) Blog
13 6 (0.91%) Telematics
14 5 (0.76%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.76%) Remote Sensing
14 5 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
15 3 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 83 (12.65%) Windows
2 41 (6.25%) Linux
3 29 (4.42%) Android
4 28 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.35%) UNIX
6 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.30%) OS/390
8 2 (0.30%) zOS
8 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.18%) CAD
3 87 (13.26%) Data Management
4 80 (12.20%) Document Management
5 76 (11.59%) SAP Implementation
6 75 (11.43%) OO
7 58 (8.84%) TDD
8 52 (7.93%) Software Engineering
8 52 (7.93%) Web Development
9 47 (7.16%) Resource Management
9 47 (7.16%) Master Data Management
10 46 (7.01%) ITIL
11 45 (6.86%) MVC
12 42 (6.40%) UML
13 38 (5.79%) EAM
14 36 (5.49%) Configuration Management
15 35 (5.34%) Unit Testing
16 33 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (5.03%) OOD
17 31 (4.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (21.19%) JavaScript
2 127 (19.36%) Java
3 125 (19.05%) C#
4 123 (18.75%) SQL
5 81 (12.35%) Python
6 53 (8.08%) C++
7 36 (5.49%) PHP
8 25 (3.81%) PL/SQL
8 25 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.66%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.44%) C
11 15 (2.29%) R
12 13 (1.98%) TypeScript
12 13 (1.98%) VBScript
13 9 (1.37%) VB
13 9 (1.37%) X++
14 7 (1.07%) VBA
15 6 (0.91%) Scala
15 6 (0.91%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 193 (29.42%) Degree
2 90 (13.72%) Security Cleared
3 61 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 41 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 22 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (3.20%) PhD
7 12 (1.83%) MCSE
7 12 (1.83%) PMP
7 12 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.52%) CCNP
9 10 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.52%) APMP
10 8 (1.22%) MCSA
11 7 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.91%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.05%) QA
2 13 (1.98%) JSP 440
3 10 (1.52%) SLA
4 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.22%) vSphere
4 5 (0.76%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.37%) ZABBIX
1 9 (1.37%) Munin
1 9 (1.37%) Puppet
1 9 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.15%) Control-M
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) SCOM
2 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 132 (20.12%) ESRI
2 99 (15.09%) SAP
3 92 (14.02%) Oracle
4 80 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 47 (7.16%) Primavera
6 23 (3.51%) Google
7 19 (2.90%) Mapinfo
8 18 (2.74%) JBoss
9 17 (2.59%) VMware
10 13 (1.98%) Citrix
11 9 (1.37%) Cisco
11 9 (1.37%) EMC
11 9 (1.37%) Serena
11 9 (1.37%) Tableau
12 8 (1.22%) Juniper
13 5 (0.76%) HP
13 5 (0.76%) IBM
13 5 (0.76%) Twitter
13 5 (0.76%) Sencha
13 5 (0.76%) ArcSight
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Bracknell Forest Homes
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £67000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
GeoPlace LLP
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago