The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 131 132 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.18% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.61% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Average salary £31,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 653 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.00% 28.83% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 541 473
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
Berkshire

GIS
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 Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GIS
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 25 July 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Intranet
4 8 (23.53%) Internet
4 8 (23.53%) .NET
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) Apache
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) ESRI
7 5 (14.71%) ITSM
7 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) JSON
8 4 (11.76%) ArcView
8 4 (11.76%) Velocity
8 4 (11.76%) Maven
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Ehcache
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Mockito
8 4 (11.76%) JPA
8 4 (11.76%) JAX-RS
8 4 (11.76%) Gson
8 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 4 (11.76%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) ArcView
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP CRM
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Intranet
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) UTRAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) LTE
3 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Mockito
2 4 (11.76%) JUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.76%) Log4j
2 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
2 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Architect
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) JAXB
3 4 (11.76%) JTS
3 4 (11.76%) EJB
3 4 (11.76%) JDBC
3 4 (11.76%) Servlets
3 4 (11.76%) JSON
3 4 (11.76%) Velocity
3 4 (11.76%) JPA
3 4 (11.76%) Ehcache
3 4 (11.76%) JAX-RS
3 4 (11.76%) Gson
4 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITSM
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) Document Management
6 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.88%) Business Development
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) VB6
3 2 (5.88%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) ESRI
3 4 (11.76%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Mapinfo