The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.73% 0.70% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.27% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
GIS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
503 353 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.77% 31.10% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 404 266 282
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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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Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
South Wales -3 6 £51,750 -
North Wales - 2 £23,000 - 1
GIS
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (26.67%) Lync
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
4 4 (26.67%) CGI
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) MS Access
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Computacenter
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) ArcGIS
4 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) ArcGIS
1 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) CGI
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) STL
2 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) JSF
3 1 (6.67%) ArcObjects
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Physics
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Cartography
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VC++
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) R
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) XenApp
1 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Dell
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Computacenter
3 3 (20.00%) ESRI
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) HP
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