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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
UK / Wales
Rank 93 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.095% - 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% - 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £47,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
374 405 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.52% 29.58% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 305 349 419
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,051
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £47,500 -
GIS
UK

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

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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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++