The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 100 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 1.80% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 6.60% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 12
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
442 394 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.64% 27.29% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 378 294 314
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
GIS
South East

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

GIS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

GIS Salary Trend in West Sussex

GIS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in West Sussex

GIS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 2 - -
Horsham -21 2 £40,000 +60.00%
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (86.67%) C++
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) Dojo
6 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) OOD
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) UML
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) System Testing
9 3 (20.00%) .NET
9 3 (20.00%) C#
9 3 (20.00%) VC++
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (13.33%) Electronics
10 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
10 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
10 2 (13.33%) Military

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Junior
2 4 (26.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) Dojo
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) PostGIS
5 2 (13.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (26.67%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (13.33%) Communications Security
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) VC++
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft