The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 229 209 213
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 1.93% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 40
Median salary £65,000 £46,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% +1.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1568 2016 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.61% 34.63% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1750 1893
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,648 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

GIS Salary Trend in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -9 4 £65,000 +209.53% 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
Somerset +2 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Gloucestershire -23 1 £65,000 +71.05% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for GIS.

1 7 (36.84%) ESRI
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) QA
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) BPR
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.26%) Documentum
3 1 (5.26%) Gunicorn
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Spatial Data
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) GIS Graduate
2 2 (10.53%) Graduate
2 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Support
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Flask
3 2 (10.53%) Leaflet
3 2 (10.53%) PostGIS
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) BPR
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) MODAF
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Dart
3 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) CEH
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) GIAC
3 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) ESRI
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) OpenText
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