The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 150 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.041% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
GIS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
920 836 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.08% 35.90% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 743 688 570
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GIS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ESRI
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Primavera
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Maximo
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MDX
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI