The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 57 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.26% 1.39% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 4.17% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
GIS
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 120 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.61% 33.43% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 81 114 119
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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Salary Trend in Luton

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

GIS Salary Trend in Luton

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP