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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 34 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.50% 6.80% 4.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 16.67% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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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
53 42 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.63% 40.78% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 39
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) HSQLDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) GIS Graduate
1 3 (60.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSF
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) JSTL
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) Struts2
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat