The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 105 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.18% 0.77% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.70% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
GIS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
346 412 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.51% 45.03% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 242 332 369
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
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 Miscellaneous 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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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 24 April 2015. 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
Gloucester -18 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £55,000 -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) ArcGIS
2 7 (77.78%) ESRI
3 6 (66.67%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (11.11%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) CGI
7 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Business Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) ArcGIS
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSDE
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) GIS Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C-shell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ESRI
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Computacenter
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle