The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
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
27 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.00% 15.38% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 37
Average salary £26,750 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £36,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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