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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
193 145 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.21% 33.11% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 179 120 192
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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