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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 75 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.29% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
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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
220 221 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.47% 30.19% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 197 166 163
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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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 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) ESRI
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Axis
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Smallworld
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Axis
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ESRI