The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 72
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
GIS
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
278 317 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.62% 40.64% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 267 225
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

GIS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

GIS Salary Trend in the North East