The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Analyst
Rank 881 923 901
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,532 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+12.57% +42.12%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 4 £35,000 +1.44%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Mansfield - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

GIS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited GIS Analyst in their job title 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 with GIS Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) GIS
2 9 (50.00%) ESRI
3 7 (38.89%) ArcGIS
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Google
5 5 (27.78%) Google Maps API
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
5 5 (27.78%) Advertising
5 5 (27.78%) Maximo
5 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) Apache Flex
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (16.67%) VBA
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server

GIS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited GIS Analyst in their job title 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 with GIS Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Smallworld
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Google Maps API
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) JSF
3 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
2 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
5 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) ESRI
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) BancTec