The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 102 97 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.18% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 0.60% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,624 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.78% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 332 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.07% 30.66% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 284 147 118
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
GIS
Scotland

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GIS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

GIS Salary Trend in Glasgow

GIS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) OOD
5 5 (35.71%) OpenGL
5 5 (35.71%) C
5 5 (35.71%) C++
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Physics
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (28.57%) Alfresco
6 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Pentaho
6 4 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) MapReduce

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (28.57%) Alfresco
1 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
1 4 (28.57%) SugarCRM
1 4 (28.57%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 4 (28.57%) Pentaho
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) OpenGL
2 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 4 (28.57%) PostGIS
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Django
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) XHTML
3 3 (21.43%) STL
3 3 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (14.29%) OpenSceneGraph
4 2 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (14.29%) iPad
4 2 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
2 4 (28.57%) Talend
2 4 (28.57%) ESRI
2 4 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
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