The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 197 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing GIS 24 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.21% 0.091%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 0.65% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,336 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -4.76%
GIS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1603 1531 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.69% 31.55% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1296 1325
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Leeds +17 23 £65,000 +73.33%
GIS
Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 28 (60.87%) C#
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) Oracle
4 23 (50.00%) CRM
4 23 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 23 (50.00%) ITIL
4 23 (50.00%) CMS
4 23 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 21 (45.65%) PowerBuilder
5 21 (45.65%) VBA
5 21 (45.65%) IIS
5 21 (45.65%) VB
6 19 (41.30%) XML
6 19 (41.30%) Visualisation
7 18 (39.13%) Use Case
7 18 (39.13%) Release Management
8 13 (28.26%) Business Development
9 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
10 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.22%) SLA
12 6 (13.04%) ESRI
12 6 (13.04%) Retail
12 6 (13.04%) Tableau
12 6 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (13.04%) Data Analytics
12 6 (13.04%) Analytics
12 6 (13.04%) Alteryx

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 23 (50.00%) CMS
1 23 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (45.65%) IIS
3 5 (10.87%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) Ingres
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) French Language
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Analyst
2 23 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 22 (47.83%) Applications Support Analyst
3 22 (47.83%) Support Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Business Data Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Business Development Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Data Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Data Insight Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Development Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) GIS Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) GIS Data Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Insight Data Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Strategy Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Systems Developer
8 4 (8.70%) GIS Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Visualisation
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Telematics
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 23 (50.00%) CRM
1 23 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Release Management
2 18 (39.13%) Use Case
3 13 (28.26%) Business Development
4 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Data Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Product Management
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.17%) Scrum
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.17%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 21 (45.65%) VB
4 21 (45.65%) VBA
5 5 (10.87%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Alteryx
2 6 (13.04%) ESRI
2 6 (13.04%) Tableau
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) SAP