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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 80 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing GIS 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.09% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.47% 1.62% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £46,000 £38,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.70% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,250 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £41,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
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
317 370 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.29% 39.61% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 235 276 339
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

GIS
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 3 July 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
Tewkesbury +10 5 £50,000 +35.13%
Gloucester - 2 - -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) ESRI
3 6 (50.00%) ArcGIS
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Business Development
6 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (25.00%) Information Management
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) MODAF
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
6 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) GIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior GIS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) PostGIS
5 1 (8.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) UML
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) MODAF
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) ESRI
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix