The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 858 862 866
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mapinfo 8 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.016% 0.026% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Average salary £36,000 £22,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 - £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49752 49605 52244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.78% 47.57% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41004 39386 43651
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mapinfo
Salary Trend

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

Mapinfo Salary Trend in the UK

Mapinfo
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mapinfo over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Mapinfo Salary Histogram in the UK

Mapinfo
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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 +11 8 £36,000 +60.00%
South West - 3 £36,000 -
City of London +10 2 £56,500 -
London -10 2 £56,500 +151.11%
South East -23 2 £32,500 -
Reading -4 1 - -
Berkshire -12 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £32,500 -
Staines - 1 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £20,000 -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £20,000 -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mapinfo also 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 that cited Mapinfo.

1 28 (80.00%) GIS
2 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
3 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
4 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 10 (28.57%) C
4 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Open Source
5 9 (25.71%) ESRI
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
7 7 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) VB
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) AutoCAD
8 6 (17.14%) MapBasic
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) Fortran
8 6 (17.14%) Change Control
9 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
9 5 (14.29%) Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) SLA
9 5 (14.29%) HND
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.29%) MS Office
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) MPLS
10 4 (11.43%) Smallworld

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mapinfo also 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 that cited Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Smallworld
2 3 (8.57%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.71%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) AutoCAD
3 5 (14.29%) MS Office
4 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (5.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) MPLS
1 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
1 4 (11.43%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (11.43%) GPON
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) LTE
3 1 (2.86%) 4G
3 1 (2.86%) 3G
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
3 1 (2.86%) 2G
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Applications Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) GIS Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Transmission Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) GIS Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Trainer
5 2 (5.71%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior GIS Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Planner
6 1 (2.86%) GIS Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 3 (8.57%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) GIS
2 9 (25.71%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Statistics
5 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.86%) NLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Network Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) RAD
6 3 (8.57%) RUP
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
1 10 (28.57%) C
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) VB
3 6 (17.14%) MapBasic
3 6 (17.14%) Fortran
4 3 (8.57%) VB6
5 2 (5.71%) R
6 1 (2.86%) Uniface
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) HND
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) ESRI
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Tableau
4 2 (5.71%) Unica
4 2 (5.71%) Omniture
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Cramer
5 1 (2.86%) BT