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 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 Consultant
Rank 865 868 867
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 16 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.024% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 5
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +20.00%

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 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 27 February 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 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
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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 -14 10 £47,500 +13.09%
Northern Ireland +12 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
South East -15 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -

GIS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (100.00%) GIS
2 36 (83.72%) Python
3 29 (67.44%) Open Source
4 25 (58.14%) ArcGIS
5 24 (55.81%) Web Development
6 23 (53.49%) ESRI
7 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
8 15 (34.88%) jQuery
8 15 (34.88%) HTML5
8 15 (34.88%) CSS3
8 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 15 (34.88%) HTML
9 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
10 12 (27.91%) Data Management
11 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
11 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
12 10 (23.26%) Business Development
13 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
13 9 (20.93%) .NET
13 9 (20.93%) C#
14 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
15 5 (11.63%) Project Management
15 5 (11.63%) Degree
16 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
17 3 (6.98%) Finance
17 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
17 3 (6.98%) Apache Flex
17 3 (6.98%) User Experience
18 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis

GIS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (58.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
1 15 (34.88%) CSS
1 15 (34.88%) jQuery
1 15 (34.88%) HTML5
1 15 (34.88%) CSS3
1 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) GIS
2 29 (67.44%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.98%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Web Development
2 12 (27.91%) Data Management
3 10 (23.26%) Business Development
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Information Management
5 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) Python
2 9 (20.93%) C#
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) PhD
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) ESRI
2 1 (2.33%) Alteryx
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle