The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 180 184 191
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.39% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 1.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +3.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
GIS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1177 1236 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.39% 32.33% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1062 1216
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GIS Salary Trend in Manchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for GIS.

1 15 (62.50%) Java
1 15 (62.50%) C#
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) ESRI
4 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) Web Development
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) Drupal
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
5 7 (29.17%) Business Transformation
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (29.17%) GeoServer
5 7 (29.17%) PRINCE
5 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
5 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) Perl
5 7 (29.17%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Drupal
1 7 (29.17%) GeoServer
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Portal
3 2 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP EHS
1 1 (4.17%) SAP EWM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
1 1 (4.17%) ATM
1 1 (4.17%) SDH
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
4 4 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) SAP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SAP BW Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SAP WM Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) Ajax
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) CSS
2 7 (29.17%) J2EE
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) BAPI
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Web Development
3 7 (29.17%) Business Transformation
3 7 (29.17%) Content Management
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE
4 4 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) CAD
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) ActionScript
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) ABAP
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) SAPscript
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) ESRI
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Mapinfo
6 1 (4.17%) Pegasus