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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 84 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 19 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.60% 1.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.28% 3.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 0
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
360 326 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.25% 34.98% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 258 279
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +9 6 £37,000 -11.90%
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (75.56%) ESRI
2 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 29 (64.44%) ArcGIS
4 24 (53.33%) Python
5 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
6 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
7 13 (28.89%) C#
7 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 13 (28.89%) RDBMS
7 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
8 11 (24.44%) Data Management
8 11 (24.44%) Web Development
8 11 (24.44%) Open Source
9 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (17.78%) Degree
11 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
12 6 (13.33%) Business Development
13 4 (8.89%) Finance
14 3 (6.67%) User Experience
14 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
14 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (6.67%) Apache Flex
14 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
14 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
14 3 (6.67%) Information Management
15 2 (4.44%) Logistics
15 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
15 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
15 2 (4.44%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (64.44%) ArcGIS
2 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) RDBMS
1 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Consultant
2 25 (55.56%) GIS Consultant
3 17 (37.78%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) GIS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Trainee
8 1 (2.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Professional Services Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.22%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (4.44%) CSS3
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Open Source
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Data Management
1 11 (24.44%) Web Development
2 6 (13.33%) Business Development
3 3 (6.67%) Information Management
3 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) MVC
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Logistics
4 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
4 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.44%) Coaching
5 1 (2.22%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Python
2 13 (28.89%) C#
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) C-shell
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
3 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.78%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) ESRI
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle