The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 97 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
458 473 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.08% 41.27% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 401 364 238
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

GIS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

GIS Salary Trend in Kent

GIS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Maidstone - 3 - -
Rochester - 1 £29,500 - 1
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) ArcGIS
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Dojo
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) ArcIMS
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) EDMS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) WMI

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (71.43%) ArcGIS
2 3 (42.86%) ArcIMS
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) EDMS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Graduate
5 2 (28.57%) Junior
5 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (14.29%) GIS Developer
6 1 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Dojo
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
Rochester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 15% bonus
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