The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 85 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.88% 0.49% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 1.40% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
GIS
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
266 356 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.20% 35.04% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 207 306 342
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Tewkesbury - 4 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 10 (38.46%) Firewall
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) ESRI
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) Data Management
8 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
8 6 (23.08%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) Business Development
11 3 (11.54%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) GIS Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) GIS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) GIS Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) GIS Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) GIS Support
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Support
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS3
2 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.85%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 7 (26.92%) Data Management
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development
3 4 (15.38%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) CAD
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Management
5 2 (7.69%) MODAF
5 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CISA
5 1 (3.85%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) ESRI
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.85%) i2