The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 101 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £25,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +18.57%
GIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
498 421 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.52% 32.19% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 360 292 262
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 Miscellaneous 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 15 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft