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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Analyst
Rank 872 882 867
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.010% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +45.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,250 £23,750
% change year-on-year
+28.44% +14.73%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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 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 27 February 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 -10 6 £35,000 +1.44% 1
London +15 3 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £35,000 -
Mansfield - 1 - -

GIS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (100.00%) GIS
2 7 (41.18%) ArcGIS
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) HND
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Network Design
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
4 4 (23.53%) Smallworld
4 4 (23.53%) ESRI
4 4 (23.53%) AutoCAD
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle

GIS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (41.18%) ArcGIS
2 4 (23.53%) Smallworld
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) JSF
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow
1 4 (23.53%) Network Design
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) VB
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo
1 4 (23.53%) ESRI
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) BancTec
3 1 (5.88%) Sun