The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 74 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.27% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
244 146 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.80% 32.37% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 180 117 175
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

GIS Salary Trend in Sheffield

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SPSS
2 2 (50.00%) CHAID
2 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) CHAID
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo