The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIMP
Rank - 251 259
Permanent jobs citing GIMP 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category - 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £19,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
GIMP
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1223 930 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.48% 13.73% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 799 1023
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,325 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GIMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GIMP Salary Trend in the North West