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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Consultant
Rank 893 911 850
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 5 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.019% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 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 June 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 June 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 +28 5 £42,500 +5.59% 1
South West -10 3 £46,000 +13.58%
Gloucestershire -14 3 £46,000 +13.58%
North West - 2 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
Tewkesbury +6 1 £53,250 +43.91%

GIS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) Python
4 12 (75.00%) CSS
5 11 (68.75%) Web Development
5 11 (68.75%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) CSS3
6 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
6 10 (62.50%) jQuery
6 10 (62.50%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) ESRI
8 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
9 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) PHP
9 2 (12.50%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) Google
9 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) Apache Flex
9 2 (12.50%) Release Management
9 2 (12.50%) AutoCAD
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 1 (6.25%) Android
10 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (6.25%) Alteryx

GIS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) HTML5
3 11 (68.75%) CSS3
4 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Web Development
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) ESRI
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Alteryx