The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 208 170 185
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 13 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.34% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,700 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £37,500 £31,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
GIS
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1395 1149 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.13% 30.48% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 926 962
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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 Miscellaneous 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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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
(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 -26 13 £38,750 +29.16% 2
GIS
Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) MVC
4 11 (47.83%) WPF
4 11 (47.83%) Silverlight
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) MVVM
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (39.13%) Android Development
5 9 (39.13%) Android
5 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) Data Management
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
9 4 (17.39%) EAM
9 4 (17.39%) ESRI
10 3 (13.04%) Electronics
10 3 (13.04%) Project Planning

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (8.70%) ArcGIS
1 2 (8.70%) ATG Dynamo
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSDE
2 1 (4.35%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) JMeter
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Database Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Database Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) WPF
3 11 (47.83%) Silverlight
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) ArcObjects
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) PMI
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) MVVM
3 9 (39.13%) Android Development
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Data Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) EAM
6 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) APMP
2 3 (13.04%) PMP
2 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) ESRI
4 2 (8.70%) ATG
4 2 (8.70%) hybris
4 2 (8.70%) BEA
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
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