The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 71 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.42% 0.92% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 2.55% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
GIS
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
280 196 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.00% 35.90% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 240 177 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,939 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Guildford region.

GIS Salary Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) Bing Maps
3 6 (66.67%) Leaflet
3 6 (66.67%) Mapnik
3 6 (66.67%) Google
3 6 (66.67%) Google Maps API
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Android
4 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Django
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) Remote Sensing

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) HTML5
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Google Maps API
2 6 (66.67%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) Bing Maps
2 6 (66.67%) Leaflet
2 6 (66.67%) Mapnik
3 2 (22.22%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Google