The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 1.90% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +15.64%
GIS
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 67.62% 33.33% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £20,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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Salary Trend in Stirling

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

GIS Salary Trend in Stirling

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PostGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior GIS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) PostGIS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft