The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 53 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.41% 0.63% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.57% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £18,750 £40,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.98% +45.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 254 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.50% 39.75% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 123 211 193
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

GIS
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

GIS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +12 2 £18,750 -53.98%
GIS
North West