The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 6.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
GIS
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 33.33% 15.56% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 46
Median salary £37,500 £18,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.70% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £18,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

GIS
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

GIS Salary Trend in Swansea