The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 228 196 182
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.77% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 4
Average salary £30,750 £50,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.50% +88.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,673 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -4.76%
GIS
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1669 1684 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.00% 33.87% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1500 1142
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GIS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Coventry -12 3 - - 1
Birmingham -10 1 £40,000 -36.00% 1
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Client Services Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Manager
3 2 (20.00%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) EAI
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Casewise
3 1 (10.00%) ESRI
3 1 (10.00%) Mercator
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago