The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.67% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
GIS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.50% 37.90% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 31
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £37,900 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Wakefield region.

GIS Salary Trend in Wakefield

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin