The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 1.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +12.92%
GIS
West Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 29 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 20.00% 32.22% 54.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 49
Average salary £50,000 £29,023 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.27% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Miscellaneous 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