The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 156 175 177
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing GIS 23 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 0.78% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,673 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -4.76%
GIS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1275 1149 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 37.81% 32.88% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 962 943
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,454 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Salary Trend in Leeds

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

GIS Salary Trend in Leeds

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Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (62.22%) C#
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 27 (60.00%) SQL
3 24 (53.33%) Oracle
4 23 (51.11%) CRM
4 23 (51.11%) SharePoint
4 23 (51.11%) VB.NET
4 23 (51.11%) ITIL
4 23 (51.11%) CMS
4 23 (51.11%) Asset Management
5 21 (46.67%) PowerBuilder
5 21 (46.67%) VBA
5 21 (46.67%) IIS
5 21 (46.67%) VB
6 19 (42.22%) XML
6 19 (42.22%) Visualisation
7 18 (40.00%) Use Case
7 18 (40.00%) Release Management
8 13 (28.89%) Business Development
9 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.56%) SLA
12 6 (13.33%) ESRI
12 6 (13.33%) Retail
12 6 (13.33%) Tableau
12 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (13.33%) Data Analytics
12 6 (13.33%) Analytics
12 6 (13.33%) Alteryx

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 23 (51.11%) CMS
1 23 (51.11%) SharePoint
2 21 (46.67%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.22%) Ingres
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) French Language
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Analyst
2 23 (51.11%) Applications Support
3 22 (48.89%) Applications Support Analyst
3 22 (48.89%) Support Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Business Data Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Business Development Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Data Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Data Insight Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Development Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) GIS Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) GIS Data Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Insight Data Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Strategy Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Developer
8 4 (8.89%) GIS Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Programme Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 19 (42.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Visualisation
2 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Telematics
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Asset Management
1 23 (51.11%) CRM
1 23 (51.11%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Release Management
2 18 (40.00%) Use Case
3 13 (28.89%) Business Development
4 6 (13.33%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Product Management
8 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.22%) Scrum
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.22%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) VB.NET
4 21 (46.67%) VB
4 21 (46.67%) VBA
5 5 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Alteryx
2 6 (13.33%) ESRI
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) SAP