The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 114 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.67% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 2.48% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 5
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +45.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
377 606 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.89% 27.25% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 321 522 355
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for GIS.

1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) CAD
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 5 (29.41%) Italian Language
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Google
6 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
6 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
6 5 (29.41%) Puppet
6 5 (29.41%) G Suite
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (29.41%) Ansible
6 5 (29.41%) SaltStack
7 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (11.76%) GeoServer
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Italian Language
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Junior
2 5 (29.41%) Junior Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) GIS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) CGI
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) CCTV
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Streaming Video
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) CAD
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Google
2 5 (29.41%) SaltStack