The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 151 175 144
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Permanent jobs citing GIS 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 0.74% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +63.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
957 1083 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.24% 29.70% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 679 909 608
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
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 Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GIS
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) CMS
4 6 (21.43%) SAP
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) CRM
4 6 (21.43%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) HNC
6 4 (14.29%) HND
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) SLA
6 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) ISEB
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.29%) ATG
6 4 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (14.29%) QA
6 4 (14.29%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (21.43%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.57%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
1 4 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.29%) Database Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) GIS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior GIS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) Dojo
3 1 (3.57%) WinForms
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
2 6 (21.43%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) HNC
3 4 (14.29%) HND
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) SAP
1 6 (21.43%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) ATG
4 3 (10.71%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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