The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
GIS
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
158 199 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.63% 37.55% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 149 161 170
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,596
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

GIS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Lancashire