The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 5.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
GIS
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 12.50% 28.26% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 36
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,073 £27,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,400 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

GIS
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

GIS Salary Trend in Wigan