The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £145,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,336 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -4.76%
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
110 202 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.61% 38.85% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 96 188 172
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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