The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank - 198 214
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 0 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.32% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 14
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -21.25%
PostGIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1762 1862 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.48% 39.55% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1661 1896
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PostGIS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

PostGIS Salary Trend in Surrey

PostGIS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) ESRI
1 3 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ESRI