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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 83 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
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
293 427 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.18% 47.03% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 237 394 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSDE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle