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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 247 224 200
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -24
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% 0.44% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 1.42% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 33
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
GIS
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
1836 1902 1950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.76% 30.80% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1583 1702
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Gloucestershire +10 3 £55,000 - 1
Bristol -7 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 16 (50.00%) ESRI
2 15 (46.88%) Big Data
3 14 (43.75%) SAP
4 13 (40.63%) ITIL
4 13 (40.63%) CRM
4 13 (40.63%) Billing
4 13 (40.63%) Smart Meter
4 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
5 11 (34.38%) Retail
5 11 (34.38%) Asset Management
5 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
6 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 10 (31.25%) Change Management
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Degree
7 8 (25.00%) Logistics
7 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) PMP
9 6 (18.75%) PMI Certification
9 6 (18.75%) CMS
9 6 (18.75%) Content Management
9 6 (18.75%) Data Management
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development

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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 (18.75%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) ArcGIS
3 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.25%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Big Data
2 10 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (40.63%) Billing
2 11 (34.38%) Retail
3 10 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Business Architect
4 3 (9.38%) GIS Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) GIS Support
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
1 13 (40.63%) Smart Meter
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) CRM
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Asset Management
2 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) Change Management
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 8 (25.00%) Logistics
4 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Content Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) ArchiMate
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 4 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) CITP
2 6 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 6 (18.75%) PMP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) ESRI
2 14 (43.75%) SAP
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
6 2 (6.25%) i2
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