The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.21% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
GIS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
240 133 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 48.29% 32.60% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 222 120 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

GIS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

GIS Salary Trend in Suffolk

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Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Ipswich - 3 £40,000 -
GIS
East of England

GIS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 3 (50.00%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree