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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 74 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
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
181 137 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.97% 21.14% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 157 113 168
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £56,238
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

GIS
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 3 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (100.00%) Smallworld
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (100.00%) Smallworld
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture