The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 101 103 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.21% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.75% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Median salary £39,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
380 402 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.43% 28.07% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 313 353 313
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

GIS Salary Trend in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 2 £39,500 -21.00%
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Serena
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (40.00%) X++
2 2 (40.00%) MorphX
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DTS
1 2 (40.00%) OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MorphX
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (40.00%) PVCS
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CGI
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Serena