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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 54 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.08% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 0.95% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £70,000 £18,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+273.33% -53.12%
UK excluding London median salary £36,598 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.55%
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
167 210 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.07% 41.42% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 162 218
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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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Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram 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 25 June 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 +3 5 £70,000 +273.33%
GIS
North West

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Telerik
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development

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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 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Insight Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Management Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Spatial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Telerik