The 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 97 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.42% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
462 473 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.83% 35.78% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 409 417 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,920 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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

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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 31 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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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 31 July 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
Horsham - 5 £39,500 -
Crawley - 2 £26,500 -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) Ajax
2 18 (75.00%) UML
3 15 (62.50%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
4 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 13 (54.17%) Apache
6 12 (50.00%) jQuery
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 9 (37.50%) MySQL
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) JSP
8 9 (37.50%) Servlets
9 8 (33.33%) .NET
9 8 (33.33%) J2EE
9 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 8 (33.33%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) Web Services
10 6 (25.00%) Dojo
11 5 (20.83%) C++
12 4 (16.67%) C
12 4 (16.67%) C#
12 4 (16.67%) IIS
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 4 (16.67%) Sun
12 4 (16.67%) Sun Certification
12 4 (16.67%) OCPJWCD
12 4 (16.67%) OCPJP

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) PPP
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) MPLS
1 2 (8.33%) OSPF
1 2 (8.33%) BGP
1 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
1 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Software Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Graduate
4 9 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Junior
7 3 (12.50%) Technical Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) Ajax
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) JSP
3 9 (37.50%) Servlets
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) Dojo
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) UML
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) C
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 4 (16.67%) OCPJWCD
2 4 (16.67%) OCPJP
2 4 (16.67%) OCMJD
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco