The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 238 239 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Permanent jobs citing GIS 18 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.11% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.38% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 30
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,382 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,896
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.52%
GIS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2265 1842 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.11% 28.45% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1835 1305 1489
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Yorkshire -1 9 £43,750 -7.89%
North Yorkshire +15 3 £22,500 +1.33%
East Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) CSS
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.59%) Python
10 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 6 (17.65%) SAP
10 6 (17.65%) Android
10 6 (17.65%) MVVM
10 6 (17.65%) WPF
10 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
10 6 (17.65%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (14.71%) ArcSDE
11 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 5 (14.71%) Android Development
11 5 (14.71%) ArcGIS
11 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
12 4 (11.76%) XML
12 4 (11.76%) Workflow
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (11.76%) User Experience
12 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle Spatial

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 5 (14.71%) ArcSDE
1 5 (14.71%) ArcGIS
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) TKPROF
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JUnit
1 2 (5.88%) JMeter
1 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) GIS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Planner
4 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (17.65%) WPF
6 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
7 4 (11.76%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) CSS3
9 2 (5.88%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) WinForms
9 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) Dojo
10 1 (2.94%) ArcObjects
10 1 (2.94%) REST
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Tandem
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) OS/390
3 2 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) MVC
2 6 (17.65%) MVVM
3 5 (14.71%) Android Development
4 4 (11.76%) Workflow
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) Network Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) ATG
3 2 (5.88%) BEA
3 2 (5.88%) Mapinfo
3 2 (5.88%) hybris
3 2 (5.88%) Netezza
4 1 (2.94%) Endeca