The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Consultant
Rank 859 883 877
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 19 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.010% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 7
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +37.14%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GIS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Consultant
Salary Trend

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

GIS Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

GIS Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS Consultant over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

GIS Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

GIS Consultant
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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 -1 13 £47,500 -1.04%
Gloucestershire -10 4 £52,500 +16.66%
South West -14 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucester +12 1 £37,000 -11.90%

GIS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited GIS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) GIS
2 41 (77.36%) Python
3 34 (64.15%) ArcGIS
4 32 (60.38%) Open Source
5 31 (58.49%) ESRI
6 30 (56.60%) Web Development
7 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
8 19 (35.85%) HTML
9 16 (30.19%) CSS
9 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
9 16 (30.19%) jQuery
10 15 (28.30%) HTML5
10 15 (28.30%) AngularJS
10 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
10 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.30%) CSS3
11 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
11 13 (24.53%) Data Management
12 12 (22.64%) .NET
12 12 (22.64%) C#
13 11 (20.75%) Business Development
14 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
15 8 (15.09%) Degree
16 5 (9.43%) Project Management
16 5 (9.43%) Information Management
17 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
17 4 (7.55%) SOAP
18 3 (5.66%) Web Services
18 3 (5.66%) Finance
18 3 (5.66%) Middleware

GIS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited GIS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (64.15%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
2 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Maven
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
2 16 (30.19%) jQuery
3 15 (28.30%) HTML5
3 15 (28.30%) AngularJS
3 15 (28.30%) CSS3
4 12 (22.64%) .NET
5 4 (7.55%) SOAP
6 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) Middleware
6 3 (5.66%) Apache Flex
6 3 (5.66%) RESTful
7 1 (1.89%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) XSLT
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Ajax
7 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) GIS
2 32 (60.38%) Open Source
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) NLPG
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Web Development
2 13 (24.53%) Data Management
3 11 (20.75%) Business Development
4 5 (9.43%) Project Management
4 5 (9.43%) Information Management
5 3 (5.66%) System Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.89%) MVC
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.89%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) Python
2 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) Uniface
4 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) PhD
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) ESRI
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo