The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 19 23
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 3.13% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 14.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
GIS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 15.29% 21.88% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,707
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £33,000 £37,001
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

GIS
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

GIS Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

GIS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) StreamServe
2 2 (50.00%) French Language
2 2 (50.00%) German Language
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (50.00%) French Language
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) StreamServe