The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 72
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
GIS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
271 182 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.66% 29.45% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 196 148 159
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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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

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) EAM
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Smallworld
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Smallworld
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) EAM
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI