The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had GIS Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIS Analyst
UK
Rank 850 929 935
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 6 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.016% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary - £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

GIS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured GIS Analyst in the job title.

GIS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK.

GIS Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

GIS Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland +30 4 - -
Edinburgh +8 4 - -
England +86 2 £57,500 +43.75%
London +64 1 £57,500 +43.75%
South West - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, GIS Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring GIS Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) GIS
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) ArcGIS
4 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Google
5 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Google Maps API
5 4 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (50.00%) QGIS
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) ESRI
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Smallworld
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) Smallworld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (50.00%) QGIS
3 1 (12.50%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) ESRI