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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 98 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.098% 1.23% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 3.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
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
315 351 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.00% 39.13% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 259 292 333
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,388 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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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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 March 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
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 25 (83.33%) ArcGIS
2 23 (76.67%) ESRI
3 20 (66.67%) Python
3 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
5 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (30.00%) Data Management
5 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (26.67%) Open Source
6 8 (26.67%) Web Development
6 8 (26.67%) C#
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (16.67%) Business Development
8 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (10.00%) Information Management
11 2 (6.67%) User Experience
11 2 (6.67%) Project Management
11 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
11 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
11 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
12 1 (3.33%) ArcSDE
12 1 (3.33%) Publishing
12 1 (3.33%) Replication
12 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 25 (83.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Consultant
2 21 (70.00%) GIS Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) GIS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Professional Services Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Management
2 8 (26.67%) Web Development
3 5 (16.67%) Business Development
4 3 (10.00%) Information Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C-shell
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) ESRI
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle