The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,336 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -4.76%
GIS
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
344 328 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.91% 25.73% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 267 262 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

GIS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Essex region.

GIS Salary Trend in Essex

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL