The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 87 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% - 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £34,125 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -6.25%
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Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
385 337 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.92% 41.50% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 349 323 298
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

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

GIS Salary Trend in Southampton

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Kindle
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Kindle
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001