The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 131 139 136
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.25% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 1.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £42,000 £32,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.73% -19.68%
UK excluding London average salary £41,336 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -4.76%
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Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
617 546 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.35% 22.71% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 532 473 528
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £76,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

GIS Salary Trend in Reading

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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (87.50%) Smart Meter
2 28 (87.50%) Big Data
3 26 (81.25%) ESRI
4 23 (71.88%) Mobile App
5 22 (68.75%) Retail
6 19 (59.38%) CRM
7 17 (53.13%) ITIL
7 17 (53.13%) ISO 9001
7 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (53.13%) Change Management
7 17 (53.13%) Degree
8 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
9 15 (46.88%) Billing
10 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (40.63%) PRINCE2
11 12 (37.50%) Asset Management
12 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
12 10 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (31.25%) Resource Management
12 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
13 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
13 9 (28.13%) Finance
13 9 (28.13%) Migration
14 8 (25.00%) CITP
15 7 (21.88%) Data Management
16 6 (18.75%) Logistics
16 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
16 6 (18.75%) Data Extraction

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (9.38%) SAP CRM
2 3 (9.38%) SAP PM
2 3 (9.38%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) Big Data
2 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (18.75%) DataStage
3 6 (18.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.75%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ERwin
General
1 22 (68.75%) Retail
2 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (46.88%) Billing
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Business Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) GIS Trainer
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Trainer
8 1 (3.13%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Smart Meter
2 23 (71.88%) Mobile App
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.75%) Data Extraction
4 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
4 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (18.75%) SCADA
5 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) CRM
2 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (53.13%) Change Management
2 17 (53.13%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) PRINCE2
4 12 (37.50%) Asset Management
5 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 10 (31.25%) Resource Management
6 9 (28.13%) Migration
6 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
7 7 (21.88%) Data Management
8 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) Information Management
8 6 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (18.75%) Logistics
8 6 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Python
1 6 (18.75%) R
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) CITP
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (12.50%) ISACA
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
5 3 (9.38%) PMP
6 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) TickIT
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (81.25%) ESRI
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle