The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 24 20
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 3.66% 3.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 13.04% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
GIS
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 50.94% 28.05% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 17
Average salary £34,836 £30,251 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +15.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £23,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £28,736 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

GIS
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

GIS Salary Trend in West Wales