The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 91 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.18% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £58,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +84.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
414 394 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.69% 35.34% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 363 326 351
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,477 £23,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

GIS Salary Trend in South Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CGI
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computacenter
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (37.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) Multicast
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CGI
2 2 (25.00%) DirectX
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Computacenter
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 12 days ago