The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS Developer in their job title 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
GIS Developer
Rank 224 230 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Developer 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.066% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £41,250 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.81%
GIS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5586 5820 5141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.72% 95.54% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4858 4538
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

GIS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GIS Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GIS Developer Salary Trend in the South West

GIS Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

GIS Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

GIS Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 9 £55,000 -
GIS Developer
England

GIS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited GIS Developer in their job title 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 with GIS Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) GIS
1 12 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 11 (91.67%) Java EE
2 11 (91.67%) ESRI
3 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 6 (50.00%) Mapinfo
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Perl
6 5 (41.67%) PHP
6 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) JSP
6 5 (41.67%) SOAP

GIS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited GIS Developer in their job title 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 with GIS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 5 (41.67%) nginx
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) ArcSDE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) JSP
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) XSLT
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) PostGIS
4 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Dojo
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) JSF
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) GIS
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) RUP
4 5 (41.67%) DSDM
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) ESRI
2 6 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle