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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 595 591 623
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing GIS 297 327 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 215 246 186
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,624 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +21.78%
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
39847 45404 40543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.48% 40.34% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31876 36064 33207
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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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 20 April 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 20 April 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
South East +34 105 £37,500 -6.25% 9
London -2 92 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Yorkshire +17 27 £32,000 -14.66% 3
South West -29 24 £50,000 +23.45% 6
West Midlands 0 22 £55,000 +29.03% 3
East of England +35 15 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East Midlands +20 9 £46,250 -36.20%
North West -2 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 144 (24.16%) Degree
2 131 (21.98%) Security Cleared
3 125 (20.97%) SQL
4 107 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 107 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (17.45%) .NET
6 100 (16.78%) JavaScript
7 97 (16.28%) C#
8 95 (15.94%) Finance
9 94 (15.77%) Oracle
10 93 (15.60%) Windows
11 92 (15.44%) Java
12 91 (15.27%) SC Cleared
13 88 (14.77%) Web Services
14 82 (13.76%) ITIL
15 79 (13.26%) HTML
16 78 (13.09%) SAP
17 74 (12.42%) C
18 73 (12.25%) Software Engineering
19 70 (11.74%) ESRI
20 69 (11.58%) CAD
20 69 (11.58%) Python
21 66 (11.07%) jQuery
22 65 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
22 65 (10.91%) Project Management
23 64 (10.74%) UNIX
23 64 (10.74%) C++
24 62 (10.40%) Microsoft
25 60 (10.07%) Linux
26 59 (9.90%) Document Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 53 (8.89%) ArcGIS
2 39 (6.54%) Apache
3 29 (4.87%) IIS
4 23 (3.86%) SAS
5 20 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.02%) Lync
7 11 (1.85%) nginx
7 11 (1.85%) JBoss
8 8 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.34%) ArcSDE
8 8 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.17%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.01%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (0.84%) Node.js
11 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.50%) ArcIMS
13 3 (0.50%) Smallworld
Applications
1 35 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.20%) MS Office
3 14 (2.35%) AutoCAD
4 10 (1.68%) SPSS
5 6 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.67%) Open Workbench
6 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.67%) MS Project
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) InDesign
7 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) Revit
8 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 59 (9.90%) SAP CO
2 58 (9.73%) SAP PM
2 58 (9.73%) SAP HR
2 58 (9.73%) SAP FI
2 58 (9.73%) SAP MM
2 58 (9.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 34 (5.70%) Maximo
4 33 (5.54%) Primavera
4 33 (5.54%) SAP SD
4 33 (5.54%) SAP QM
4 33 (5.54%) SAP EHS
5 25 (4.19%) SAP GTS
5 25 (4.19%) SAP R/3
5 25 (4.19%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.34%) Unica
7 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.17%) SAP MRS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.52%) Office 365
2 9 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.01%) SaaS
4 5 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.52%) HTTP
2 14 (2.35%) Intranet
3 10 (1.68%) DHCP
4 7 (1.17%) DNS
4 7 (1.17%) Firewall
4 7 (1.17%) LAN
4 7 (1.17%) WAN
5 6 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.01%) SAN
6 5 (0.84%) NAS
7 4 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.67%) LTE
7 4 (0.67%) MIMO
7 4 (0.67%) Wireless
7 4 (0.67%) HSDPA
8 3 (0.50%) Internet
9 2 (0.34%) VoIP
10 1 (0.17%) GPRS
10 1 (0.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (3.69%) RDBMS
6 19 (3.19%) MySQL
7 18 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.85%) Big Data
11 9 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.17%) TKPROF
12 7 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.17%) Redis
13 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.19%) Selenium
2 19 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (2.85%) Subversion
4 16 (2.68%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.85%) SoapUI
6 10 (1.68%) Maven
6 10 (1.68%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.51%) TestDirector
8 6 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (1.01%) LoadRunner
8 6 (1.01%) SilkPerformer
8 6 (1.01%) JIRA
8 6 (1.01%) WinRunner
8 6 (1.01%) JMeter
8 6 (1.01%) NUnit
8 6 (1.01%) Facilita Forecast
9 5 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.67%) Selenium IDE
General
1 95 (15.94%) Finance
2 28 (4.70%) Aerospace
3 12 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.34%) Advertising
4 8 (1.34%) Retail
5 7 (1.17%) Marketing
5 7 (1.17%) Legal
6 5 (0.84%) Games
6 5 (0.84%) Military
7 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.50%) Publishing
7 3 (0.50%) Front Office
8 2 (0.34%) French Language
8 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 158 (26.51%) Developer
2 94 (15.77%) Consultant
3 58 (9.73%) SAP Consultant
3 58 (9.73%) Managing Consultant
4 57 (9.56%) Architect
5 52 (8.72%) Analyst
6 38 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 38 (6.38%) Software Developer
7 36 (6.04%) Java Developer
8 33 (5.54%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.54%) SAP PM Consultant
9 31 (5.20%) Graduate
10 28 (4.70%) Junior
11 27 (4.53%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (4.19%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 25 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
13 24 (4.03%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.86%) Project Manager
15 22 (3.69%) Test Engineer
16 21 (3.52%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.45%) .NET
2 88 (14.77%) Web Services
3 79 (13.26%) HTML
4 66 (11.07%) jQuery
5 58 (9.73%) CSS
5 58 (9.73%) BAPI
6 51 (8.56%) Ajax
7 38 (6.38%) HTML5
8 36 (6.04%) J2EE
9 32 (5.37%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.37%) XML
10 30 (5.03%) JSP
11 27 (4.53%) RabbitMQ
12 26 (4.36%) WPF
12 26 (4.36%) Dojo
13 23 (3.86%) Django
14 22 (3.69%) AngularJS
15 18 (3.02%) Servlets
16 17 (2.85%) CGI
17 14 (2.35%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 56 (9.40%) Management Information System
4 48 (8.05%) Open Source
5 33 (5.54%) Mathematics
6 22 (3.69%) Visualisation
7 21 (3.52%) Mobile App
8 19 (3.19%) User Experience
9 10 (1.68%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.34%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.17%) CESG
11 7 (1.17%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (1.17%) PKI
12 6 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.84%) Social Media
13 5 (0.84%) Physics
13 5 (0.84%) Statistics
13 5 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (0.84%) Tandem
13 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (15.60%) Windows
2 64 (10.74%) UNIX
3 60 (10.07%) Linux
4 29 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (3.19%) Android
6 16 (2.68%) Apple iOS
7 15 (2.52%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.01%) CentOS
10 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) OS/390
11 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (13.76%) ITIL
3 73 (12.25%) Software Engineering
4 69 (11.58%) CAD
5 65 (10.91%) Project Management
6 59 (9.90%) Document Management
6 59 (9.90%) Data Management
7 58 (9.73%) SAP Implementation
8 50 (8.39%) Service Management
9 45 (7.55%) Risk Management
10 42 (7.05%) UML
10 42 (7.05%) Web Development
10 42 (7.05%) Resource Management
11 41 (6.88%) Scrum
12 38 (6.38%) Configuration Management
13 37 (6.21%) OO
14 36 (6.04%) Mentoring
15 35 (5.87%) Information Security
16 34 (5.70%) Migration
17 33 (5.54%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (20.97%) SQL
2 100 (16.78%) JavaScript
3 97 (16.28%) C#
4 92 (15.44%) Java
5 74 (12.42%) C
6 69 (11.58%) Python
7 64 (10.74%) C++
8 24 (4.03%) VB
9 20 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.35%) PHP
11 11 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.34%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.17%) VBA
13 7 (1.17%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.01%) R
15 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.34%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.34%) Dart
Qualifications
1 144 (24.16%) Degree
2 131 (21.98%) Security Cleared
3 91 (15.27%) SC Cleared
4 58 (9.73%) DV Cleared
5 20 (3.36%) CISSP
6 19 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (2.68%) ISTQB
8 15 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (1.85%) MCSE
11 9 (1.51%) CISA
11 9 (1.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 8 (1.34%) CISM
12 8 (1.34%) PhD
12 8 (1.34%) CCNP
12 8 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.17%) PMP
13 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.01%) MCSA
14 6 (1.01%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.36%) JSP 440
2 23 (3.86%) QA
3 17 (2.85%) SLA
4 9 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.34%) COBIT
6 6 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.67%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.36%) XenApp
4 15 (2.52%) XenDesktop
4 15 (2.52%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.17%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.01%) vSphere
7 5 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (3.02%) SCCM
2 7 (1.17%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.17%) Control-M
3 4 (0.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 94 (15.77%) Oracle
2 78 (13.09%) SAP
3 70 (11.74%) ESRI
4 62 (10.40%) Microsoft
5 41 (6.88%) VMware
6 37 (6.21%) Citrix
7 19 (3.19%) HP
8 17 (2.85%) Mapinfo
9 16 (2.68%) Dell
10 15 (2.52%) Computacenter
11 14 (2.35%) Tableau
12 9 (1.51%) Google
12 9 (1.51%) Cisco
12 9 (1.51%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.34%) Cyber-Ark
14 7 (1.17%) Endeca
15 6 (1.01%) EMC
15 6 (1.01%) Siebel
15 6 (1.01%) Sun
15 6 (1.01%) Juniper
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Hyphen
Salary: £25k - £27169 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Open Spaces
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Open Spaces
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 47K to 63K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Bruton Knowles
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwickshire
Rugby Borough Council
Posted: 13 days ago