The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 18 20
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 6.93% 10.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 18.42% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Average salary - £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
GIS
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 38 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.86% 37.62% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 43
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

GIS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

GIS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland