The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 659 607 666
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +59
Permanent jobs citing GIS 242 347 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 1.04% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 172 242 218
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,150 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
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UK

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27677 33395 36441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.03% 32.72% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23958 28470 31552
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence 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 27 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 100 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +19 42 £35,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +35 29 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire +22 28 £70,000 +154.54%
North West +6 20 £45,829 +19.03% 1
West Midlands -25 13 £24,750 -61.17%
South West -25 12 £45,000 -
East Midlands +10 6 £36,250 +3.57%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 189 (40.04%) Degree
2 147 (31.14%) SQL
3 121 (25.64%) Java
4 113 (23.94%) C#
5 105 (22.25%) Analytical Skills
6 101 (21.40%) Windows
7 100 (21.19%) .NET
8 98 (20.76%) SQL Server
8 98 (20.76%) Computer Science
9 95 (20.13%) Python
10 94 (19.92%) Project Management
11 93 (19.70%) Microsoft
12 90 (19.07%) Security Cleared
13 86 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
14 83 (17.58%) Finance
15 72 (15.25%) JavaScript
15 72 (15.25%) Visualisation
16 68 (14.41%) Analytics
17 66 (13.98%) MS Excel
18 65 (13.77%) HTML
19 62 (13.14%) Big Data
20 61 (12.92%) Linux
21 58 (12.29%) Oracle
22 57 (12.08%) SAP
22 57 (12.08%) Software Engineering
23 56 (11.86%) Data Analytics
24 55 (11.65%) DV Cleared
24 55 (11.65%) Web Services
25 53 (11.23%) C
26 49 (10.38%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (7.63%) ArcGIS
1 36 (7.63%) SAS
2 23 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.24%) GeoServer
4 14 (2.97%) Apache
4 14 (2.97%) Smallworld
5 11 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.91%) Confluence
6 9 (1.91%) JBoss
6 9 (1.91%) Oracle Spatial
7 8 (1.69%) CMS
7 8 (1.69%) Drupal
7 8 (1.69%) IIS
8 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.64%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.42%) ArcSDE
9 2 (0.42%) nginx
9 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.42%) WordPress
10 1 (0.21%) DNN
Applications
1 66 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.57%) SPSS
3 12 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.12%) MS Office
5 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Primavera
1 10 (2.12%) SAP CO
1 10 (2.12%) SAP FI
1 10 (2.12%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (2.12%) SAP HR
1 10 (2.12%) SAP MM
1 10 (2.12%) SAP PM
2 6 (1.27%) Maximo
3 5 (1.06%) SAP EHS
3 5 (1.06%) SAP GTS
3 5 (1.06%) SAP PS
3 5 (1.06%) SAP QM
3 5 (1.06%) SAP R/3
3 5 (1.06%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.42%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.42%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 2 (0.42%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.42%) OPENHousing
5 2 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.06%) GitHub
3 5 (1.06%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.85%) PaaS
4 4 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.75%) Internet
1 13 (2.75%) Wireless
2 12 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.69%) Intranet
3 8 (1.69%) SAN
4 6 (1.27%) LAN
5 5 (1.06%) Firewall
6 4 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.85%) HTTP
6 4 (0.85%) VLAN
6 4 (0.85%) VPN
6 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.64%) NAS
7 3 (0.64%) SSL
7 3 (0.64%) WAN
8 2 (0.42%) Broadband
8 2 (0.42%) CDMA
8 2 (0.42%) Extranet
8 2 (0.42%) GSM
8 2 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (20.76%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.14%) Big Data
3 42 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (8.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
5 40 (8.47%) Hadoop
6 28 (5.93%) MySQL
7 24 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (4.24%) Spatial Data
9 18 (3.81%) QGIS
10 15 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (2.54%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.12%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.91%) Data Mining
14 9 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.91%) Redis
15 7 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.48%) MongoDB
16 6 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (4.87%) JIRA
2 22 (4.66%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.60%) Subversion
5 8 (1.69%) Hudson
5 8 (1.69%) Maven
5 8 (1.69%) Mercurial
6 7 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.85%) Ant
9 4 (0.85%) Bazaar
9 4 (0.85%) JUnit
9 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.64%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.64%) NUnit
11 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.42%) ERwin
General
1 83 (17.58%) Finance
2 42 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.14%) Retail
4 22 (4.66%) Billing
5 17 (3.60%) Games
6 13 (2.75%) Electronics
6 13 (2.75%) Marketing
7 11 (2.33%) Legal
7 11 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.33%) Publishing
8 8 (1.69%) German Language
8 8 (1.69%) Military
8 8 (1.69%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.48%) Banking
9 7 (1.48%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.06%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 123 (26.06%) Developer
2 62 (13.14%) Analyst
3 59 (12.50%) Consultant
4 40 (8.47%) Senior Manager
5 39 (8.26%) Software Engineer
6 36 (7.63%) Graduate
7 33 (6.99%) Software Developer
7 33 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (6.36%) Architect
9 28 (5.93%) Analytics Manager
9 28 (5.93%) Data Analytics Manager
9 28 (5.93%) Data Manager
9 28 (5.93%) Integration Engineer
9 28 (5.93%) Senior Analytics Manager
9 28 (5.93%) Senior Technical Manager
9 28 (5.93%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 28 (5.93%) Technical Manager
10 27 (5.72%) Graduate Developer
11 26 (5.51%) GIS Developer
12 24 (5.08%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (21.19%) .NET
2 65 (13.77%) HTML
3 55 (11.65%) Web Services
4 30 (6.36%) CSS
5 28 (5.93%) ASP.NET
6 27 (5.72%) PostGIS
7 26 (5.51%) XML
8 23 (4.87%) J2EE
9 18 (3.81%) Ajax
9 18 (3.81%) HTML5
9 18 (3.81%) jQuery
10 17 (3.60%) .NET Framework
11 15 (3.18%) OpenGL
12 11 (2.33%) Qt
12 11 (2.33%) Qt Quick
12 11 (2.33%) WebKit
13 10 (2.12%) BAPI
14 9 (1.91%) JSP
14 9 (1.91%) Servlets
14 9 (1.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 105 (22.25%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (20.76%) Computer Science
3 72 (15.25%) Visualisation
4 45 (9.53%) Management Information System
5 40 (8.47%) Mobile App
6 31 (6.57%) Algorithms
7 29 (6.14%) Mathematics
8 23 (4.87%) Physics
9 19 (4.03%) Statistics
10 17 (3.60%) Virtual Team
11 12 (2.54%) User Experience
12 11 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
12 11 (2.33%) Data Structures
13 10 (2.12%) AS400
13 10 (2.12%) Smart Meter
13 10 (2.12%) Social Media
14 9 (1.91%) Economics
15 8 (1.69%) Replication
16 7 (1.48%) Data Integration
16 7 (1.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 101 (21.40%) Windows
2 61 (12.92%) Linux
3 37 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 32 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (6.36%) Unix
5 30 (6.36%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.91%) Android
8 7 (1.48%) CentOS
9 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.42%) Fedora
10 2 (0.42%) OS/390
10 2 (0.42%) zOS
11 1 (0.21%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.21%) VMS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.92%) Project Management
2 86 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (14.41%) Analytics
4 57 (12.08%) Software Engineering
5 56 (11.86%) Data Analytics
6 49 (10.38%) ITIL
7 48 (10.17%) Migration
8 46 (9.75%) SDLC
9 45 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (9.11%) Web Development
11 41 (8.69%) OO
12 40 (8.47%) Data Management
13 39 (8.26%) CAD
13 39 (8.26%) Data Visualisation
13 39 (8.26%) ETL
14 38 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (7.84%) Image Processing
16 36 (7.63%) Resource Management
17 33 (6.99%) Programme Management
18 32 (6.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (31.14%) SQL
2 121 (25.64%) Java
3 113 (23.94%) C#
4 95 (20.13%) Python
5 72 (15.25%) JavaScript
6 53 (11.23%) C
7 39 (8.26%) VB.NET
8 36 (7.63%) T-SQL
9 34 (7.20%) C++
10 23 (4.87%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.75%) Perl
11 13 (2.75%) R
12 11 (2.33%) VBA
13 10 (2.12%) PHP
14 8 (1.69%) ActionScript
14 8 (1.69%) Magik
14 8 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.69%) VB
15 5 (1.06%) Ruby
15 5 (1.06%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 189 (40.04%) Degree
2 90 (19.07%) Security Cleared
3 55 (11.65%) DV Cleared
4 35 (7.42%) SC Cleared
5 23 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (4.24%) PhD
7 6 (1.27%) CITP
7 6 (1.27%) MBA
8 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.64%) CCA
9 3 (0.64%) CCEE
9 3 (0.64%) CCNP
9 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.64%) CISM
9 3 (0.64%) CISSP
9 3 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.64%) MCSA
9 3 (0.64%) MCSE
10 2 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.03%) QA
2 13 (2.75%) JSP 440
3 5 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.85%) SLA
5 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) COSO
6 2 (0.42%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.42%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.69%) GeoWebCache
3 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.64%) XenApp
4 2 (0.42%) Varnish
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (2.33%) Ansible
2 9 (1.91%) Puppet
3 4 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.85%) Salt
4 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.42%) Packer
5 1 (0.21%) Bcfg2
5 1 (0.21%) Graphite
5 1 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) Nessus
5 1 (0.21%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 93 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.29%) Oracle
3 57 (12.08%) SAP
4 49 (10.38%) ESRI
5 47 (9.96%) Tableau
6 15 (3.18%) Google
7 11 (2.33%) Mapinfo
8 9 (1.91%) Alteryx
8 9 (1.91%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.48%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.48%) Splunk
10 6 (1.27%) i2
10 6 (1.27%) VMware
11 5 (1.06%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.06%) Facebook
11 5 (1.06%) SaltStack
12 4 (0.85%) Cisco
12 4 (0.85%) RapidMiner
12 4 (0.85%) Telerik
13 3 (0.64%) Citrix
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