The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
GIS
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
276 284 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.89% 39.44% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 243 264 183
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft