The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.30% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
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South East

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
314 387 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.01% 39.13% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 287 353 427
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft