The 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 104 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.53% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £75,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
GIS
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
499 523 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.77% 37.25% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 316 349 252
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) PhD
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Customer Insight
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Business Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Business Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Customer Insight
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) PhD