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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.90% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
69 56 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.53% 53.33% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 17
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -35.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

GIS
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