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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 27 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
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
320 256 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.36% 33.73% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 293 229 333
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,828 £27,660
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 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 12 September 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 12 September 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 - 8 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury - 2 £40,000 -
Cirencester - 2 £20,000 -
Berkeley - 1 £26,000 -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 25 (75.76%) ESRI
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (54.55%) ArcGIS
2 18 (54.55%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) DV Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) C#
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
6 12 (36.36%) Web Development
7 10 (30.30%) Open Source
8 9 (27.27%) Business Development
9 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
9 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 8 (24.24%) Apache Flex
9 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
9 8 (24.24%) User Experience
10 7 (21.21%) Graphic Design
11 6 (18.18%) Data Management
12 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
13 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
14 2 (6.06%) CSS
14 2 (6.06%) Web Services
14 2 (6.06%) XML
14 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
14 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
14 2 (6.06%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 18 (54.55%) ArcGIS
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
1 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Consultant
2 15 (45.45%) GIS Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) Developer
4 10 (30.30%) GIS Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Junior
8 2 (6.06%) Trainee
8 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Graduate
9 1 (3.03%) Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) Apache Flex
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Open Source
2 8 (24.24%) User Experience
3 7 (21.21%) Graphic Design
4 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Web Development
2 9 (27.27%) Business Development
3 6 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (6.06%) Information Management
4 2 (6.06%) MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Logistics
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Coaching
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) DV Cleared
3 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) ESRI
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft