The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 83 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.91% 0.49% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.89% 1.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,624 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +20.06%
GIS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
346 423 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.60% 41.23% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 244 374 325
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 Wiltshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

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Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Chippenham - 7 £35,000 -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £35,000 -
GIS
South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (93.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) VB
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) WPF
3 10 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (66.67%) MVVM
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) C
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (26.67%) Windows
9 4 (26.67%) Process Management
9 4 (26.67%) Change Management
10 3 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
10 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
10 3 (20.00%) User Experience
10 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
10 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
10 3 (20.00%) Military
10 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (20.00%) Apple Swift
11 2 (13.33%) ESRI
11 2 (13.33%) ArcGIS
11 2 (13.33%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (13.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Junior
7 1 (6.67%) DBA
7 1 (6.67%) Programmer
7 1 (6.67%) Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
1 10 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (66.67%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVVM
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Process Management
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) VB
4 6 (40.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) R
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) ESRI