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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 76 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% - 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £33,762 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,624 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +21.78%
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
186 356 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.87% 37.39% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 165 315 277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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

GIS
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 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware