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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 567 654 573
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -81
Permanent jobs citing GIS 330 208 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 217 158 262
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,290 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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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
40367 40194 43308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.77% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32112 32938 36450
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +17 107 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South East +26 79 £36,000 -4.00% 7
South West +33 61 £44,000 +46.66% 1
North West +5 29 £52,500 +87.50% 10
East of England -14 19 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Yorkshire -30 17 £40,000 +33.33% 9
West Midlands -28 15 £31,500 -21.25% 2
East Midlands -4 2 - - 1
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 173 (27.33%) Degree
2 147 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 131 (20.70%) .NET
5 125 (19.75%) C#
5 125 (19.75%) HTML
6 122 (19.27%) ESRI
7 112 (17.69%) Java
7 112 (17.69%) jQuery
8 111 (17.54%) SQL
9 104 (16.43%) Security Cleared
10 102 (16.11%) Data Management
11 100 (15.80%) Computer Science
12 99 (15.64%) SAP
13 97 (15.32%) SQL Server
14 93 (14.69%) CAD
15 92 (14.53%) Web Services
16 88 (13.90%) Oracle
17 86 (13.59%) Windows
17 86 (13.59%) CSS
17 86 (13.59%) Finance
18 83 (13.11%) Document Management
19 81 (12.80%) Python
19 81 (12.80%) Microsoft
20 80 (12.64%) SAP CO
20 80 (12.64%) SAP PM
20 80 (12.64%) SAP Implementation
21 79 (12.48%) SAP FI/CO
21 79 (12.48%) BAPI
21 79 (12.48%) SAP FI

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 68 (10.74%) ArcGIS
2 38 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.90%) Apache
4 20 (3.16%) JBoss
5 19 (3.00%) nginx
6 16 (2.53%) Oracle Spatial
7 15 (2.37%) SAS
7 15 (2.37%) IIS
8 14 (2.21%) MS Exchange
9 13 (2.05%) Gunicorn
9 13 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (2.05%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.90%) Node.js
10 12 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.42%) Oracle 10gAS
11 9 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
12 8 (1.26%) Documentum
13 7 (1.11%) Smallworld
14 6 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.79%) MS Office
3 8 (1.26%) SPSS
4 6 (0.95%) ArcView
4 6 (0.95%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.63%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.63%) Revit
6 3 (0.47%) FastStats
6 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.32%) MS Project
7 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 80 (12.64%) SAP CO
1 80 (12.64%) SAP PM
2 79 (12.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 79 (12.48%) SAP FI
2 79 (12.48%) SAP MM
2 79 (12.48%) SAP HR
3 52 (8.21%) SAP EHS
3 52 (8.21%) Maximo
3 52 (8.21%) SAP QM
3 52 (8.21%) SAP SD
4 31 (4.90%) SAP R/3
5 27 (4.27%) SAP PS
5 27 (4.27%) SAP GTS
6 9 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.63%) HFM
8 4 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.32%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.47%) Office 365
4 2 (0.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.84%) SAN
2 16 (2.53%) LAN
2 16 (2.53%) WAN
3 15 (2.37%) HTTP
3 15 (2.37%) Intranet
3 15 (2.37%) Internet
4 13 (2.05%) DHCP
4 13 (2.05%) DNS
5 6 (0.95%) Firewall
6 4 (0.63%) DMZ
6 4 (0.63%) NAS
7 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.47%) Extranet
8 2 (0.32%) RFID
8 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.32%) GPON
9 1 (0.16%) VPN
9 1 (0.16%) FTP
9 1 (0.16%) SSL
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.90%) RDBMS
5 30 (4.74%) MySQL
6 28 (4.42%) Big Data
7 22 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (2.53%) OLAP
9 16 (2.53%) Oracle Database
10 14 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.21%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.42%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (1.42%) DTS
14 9 (1.42%) Oracle OLAP
15 8 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.00%) Maven
3 17 (2.69%) Selenium
4 16 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (2.05%) JUnit
6 12 (1.90%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.58%) Subversion
8 9 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.42%) PVCS
8 9 (1.42%) MorphX
9 8 (1.26%) Gradle
10 7 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (0.95%) NetBeans
11 6 (0.95%) NUnit
11 6 (0.95%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.79%) Mockito
12 5 (0.79%) Hudson
12 5 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 86 (13.59%) Finance
2 27 (4.27%) Aerospace
3 16 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.74%) Electronics
4 11 (1.74%) Games
5 8 (1.26%) Local Government
6 7 (1.11%) Banking
7 5 (0.79%) Marketing
8 3 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.32%) Retail
9 2 (0.32%) Billing
9 2 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 208 (32.86%) Developer
2 169 (26.70%) Consultant
3 83 (13.11%) SAP Consultant
4 79 (12.48%) Managing Consultant
5 60 (9.48%) Analyst
6 52 (8.21%) GIS Consultant
6 52 (8.21%) SAP PM Consultant
7 51 (8.06%) Architect
8 45 (7.11%) Software Developer
9 39 (6.16%) Java Developer
10 37 (5.85%) GIS Developer
11 35 (5.53%) .NET Developer
12 32 (5.06%) Technical Architect
13 29 (4.58%) Web Developer
13 29 (4.58%) Technical Consultant
14 28 (4.42%) Senior Developer
15 27 (4.27%) SAP PLM Consultant
16 24 (3.79%) C# Developer
17 19 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
17 19 (3.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (20.70%) .NET
2 125 (19.75%) HTML
3 112 (17.69%) jQuery
4 92 (14.53%) Web Services
5 86 (13.59%) CSS
6 79 (12.48%) BAPI
7 73 (11.53%) ASP.NET
8 67 (10.58%) HTML5
9 47 (7.42%) XML
10 40 (6.32%) Ajax
11 39 (6.16%) JSON
12 33 (5.21%) AngularJS
13 32 (5.06%) CSS3
13 32 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (4.90%) Leaflet
15 29 (4.58%) RESTful
16 28 (4.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 28 (4.42%) .NET Framework
17 23 (3.63%) WPF
18 22 (3.48%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.80%) Computer Science
2 68 (10.74%) Management Information System
3 66 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (10.11%) Open Source
5 43 (6.79%) Mathematics
6 20 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.69%) Tandem
7 17 (2.69%) Statistics
8 16 (2.53%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.53%) User Experience
9 14 (2.21%) Physics
9 14 (2.21%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.05%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.11%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.95%) PMI
12 6 (0.95%) Remote Sensing
13 5 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.63%) Blog
14 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.63%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.59%) Windows
2 43 (6.79%) Linux
3 30 (4.74%) Android
4 27 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.48%) UNIX
6 17 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.47%) OS/390
8 3 (0.47%) zOS
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) AIX
10 1 (0.16%) Solaris
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (16.11%) Data Management
3 93 (14.69%) CAD
4 83 (13.11%) Document Management
5 80 (12.64%) SAP Implementation
6 69 (10.90%) OO
7 61 (9.64%) Web Development
8 60 (9.48%) TDD
9 55 (8.69%) MVC
10 53 (8.37%) Software Engineering
11 52 (8.21%) Resource Management
11 52 (8.21%) ITIL
11 52 (8.21%) Master Data Management
12 39 (6.16%) UML
13 38 (6.00%) Configuration Management
14 37 (5.85%) EAM
15 34 (5.37%) Business Development
16 30 (4.74%) OOD
16 30 (4.74%) Scrum
17 28 (4.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 135 (21.33%) JavaScript
2 125 (19.75%) C#
3 112 (17.69%) Java
4 111 (17.54%) SQL
5 81 (12.80%) Python
6 46 (7.27%) C++
7 32 (5.06%) PHP
8 28 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 23 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.63%) C
10 21 (3.32%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.05%) TypeScript
12 11 (1.74%) VB
13 9 (1.42%) R
13 9 (1.42%) X++
14 7 (1.11%) Fortran
14 7 (1.11%) VBA
14 7 (1.11%) VBScript
14 7 (1.11%) MapBasic
15 6 (0.95%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 173 (27.33%) Degree
2 104 (16.43%) Security Cleared
3 67 (10.58%) SC Cleared
4 55 (8.69%) DV Cleared
5 26 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (3.00%) PhD
7 17 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.69%) CCNP
7 17 (2.69%) MCSE
8 13 (2.05%) MCSA
9 12 (1.90%) CISSP
9 12 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (1.90%) APMP
10 10 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.11%) PMP
11 7 (1.11%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.79%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.69%) JSP 440
2 16 (2.53%) QA
3 13 (2.05%) SLA
4 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.05%) vSphere
3 6 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.79%) HDFS
5 1 (0.16%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) Puppet
1 5 (0.79%) ZABBIX
1 5 (0.79%) Munin
1 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.79%) Ansible
2 2 (0.32%) WMI
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) SCOM
3 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 122 (19.27%) ESRI
2 99 (15.64%) SAP
3 88 (13.90%) Oracle
4 81 (12.80%) Microsoft
5 52 (8.21%) Primavera
6 25 (3.95%) Mapinfo
7 20 (3.16%) VMware
8 19 (3.00%) Google
9 18 (2.84%) Citrix
10 16 (2.53%) Cisco
11 15 (2.37%) ArcSight
12 14 (2.21%) EMC
13 13 (2.05%) Juniper
14 9 (1.42%) Serena
15 8 (1.26%) Sun
16 7 (1.11%) Tableau
17 5 (0.79%) Sencha
17 5 (0.79%) HP
18 4 (0.63%) Hyperion
18 4 (0.63%) IBM
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum car + share ownership scheme + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum car + share ownership scheme + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + company car or car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
North Kesteven District Council
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago