The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 168 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.093% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.92% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £57,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.82% +34.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,673 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -4.76%
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
1002 1302 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.19% 32.92% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1138 1295
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GIS
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 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) ESRI
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JBehave
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) PostGIS
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) Leaflet
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DMZ
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) JBehave
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Relationship Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) GIS Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
1 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Leaflet
2 2 (33.33%) PostGIS
2 2 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago