The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 85 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
GIS
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 223 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.03% 29.30% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 177 173 161
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,300 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £62,780
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Sheffield - 2 - -
GIS
Yorkshire

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SPSS
2 2 (50.00%) CHAID
2 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) CHAID
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo