The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 113 126 120
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £48,750 £145,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.37% +262.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,624 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +20.06%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
686 762 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.95% 42.31% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 513 633 586
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wantage - 5 £42,500 -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
Bicester - 1 - -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (77.78%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) Xamarin.iOS
3 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
4 10 (55.56%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) User Experience
6 8 (44.44%) Apple Swift
6 8 (44.44%) Android
6 8 (44.44%) OOP
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
7 6 (33.33%) WinForms
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Military
8 5 (27.78%) Xamarin
8 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
9 4 (22.22%) Data Management
9 4 (22.22%) AutoCAD
10 3 (16.67%) HTTP
10 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 3 (16.67%) MVC
10 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
10 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 3 (16.67%) IIS
10 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) nginx
1 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Military
2 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
5 4 (22.22%) GIS Technician
6 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
1 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 11 (61.11%) Xamarin.iOS
3 6 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Dojo
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) Cocoa
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
2 8 (44.44%) Android
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) OOP
3 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) MVVM
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) CAD
6 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 8 (44.44%) Apple Swift
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Xamarin