The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 176 179 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.81% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
GIS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1296 1356 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.83% 33.77% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1095 1213
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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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 Miscellaneous 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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Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Manchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) PMP
3 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (13.33%) CISA
4 2 (13.33%) QiCA
4 2 (13.33%) ESRI
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Documentum
1 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (6.67%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Head of Operations
1 3 (20.00%) Project Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) GIS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Information Governance Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Author
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Author
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Governance Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) LLPG
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Coaching
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PMP
1 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CISA
2 2 (13.33%) QiCA
2 2 (13.33%) CISMP
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CRISC
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
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