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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 1.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
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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
16 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 18.60% 29.25% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 9
Average salary £29,023 £25,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.09% -31.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) XSLT
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 8 (80.00%) LINQ
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (80.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (80.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) XSLT
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 8 (80.00%) LINQ
2 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Dojo
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Android
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Android Development
1 8 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft