The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 51 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.23% 1.46% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 4.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £41,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.21% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
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Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
175 157 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.23% 32.85% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 132 174
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

GIS Salary Trend in Liverpool

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI