The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 66 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.17% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 1.18% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £72,500 £18,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+286.66% -53.98%
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 170 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.22% 37.44% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 170 129 187
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 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

GIS Salary Trend in Merseyside

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Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -17 1 £72,500 +286.66%
GIS
North West

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Insight Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik