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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIS Analyst
Rank 886 886 883
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £31,750 £34,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% -3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,240 £24,350 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,075 £34,750 -
% change year-on-year
-16.33% -

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 10 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 19 December 2014. 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 +2 8 £31,750 -8.63%
London - 6 £38,500 -
Scotland - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £38,500 -
Aberdeen - 3 - -
South East +11 2 £29,075 -22.46%
Reading - 1 £31,750 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £26,400 -
Berkshire - 1 £31,750 -
Kent - 1 £26,400 -

GIS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) GIS
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) ArcGIS
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) ESRI
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) AutoCAD
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) Network Design
5 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
5 4 (23.53%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (23.53%) HND
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (23.53%) Smallworld
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) SAS
6 3 (17.65%) Data Management

GIS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) ArcGIS
2 4 (23.53%) Smallworld
2 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Cartography
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) VB
2 4 (23.53%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) ESRI
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo