The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 237 251 247
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 23 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.25% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 0.83% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -13.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
GIS
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2201 2180 2374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.01% 30.57% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 1872 1954
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 Database & Business Intelligence 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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +28 23 £65,000 +48.57%
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (60.42%) C#
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
1 29 (60.42%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) Oracle
4 25 (52.08%) CRM
5 24 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 24 (50.00%) ITIL
5 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 24 (50.00%) CMS
5 24 (50.00%) Asset Management
6 22 (45.83%) PowerBuilder
6 22 (45.83%) IIS
7 21 (43.75%) VB
7 21 (43.75%) VBA
7 21 (43.75%) XML
8 18 (37.50%) Use Case
8 18 (37.50%) Release Management
8 18 (37.50%) Visualisation
9 12 (25.00%) Business Development
10 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.58%) SLA
13 6 (12.50%) ESRI
13 6 (12.50%) Tableau
13 6 (12.50%) Alteryx
13 6 (12.50%) Retail
13 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (10.42%) Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (50.00%) CMS
1 24 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (45.83%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.08%) Gentran
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.17%) Ingres
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Analyst
2 24 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 23 (47.92%) Applications Support Analyst
3 23 (47.92%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Business Data Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Business Development Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Data Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Data Insight Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Development Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) GIS Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) GIS Data Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Insight Data Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Strategy Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Systems Developer
8 4 (8.33%) GIS Project Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Insight Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.08%) EDI
4 1 (2.08%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Telematics
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) CRM
2 24 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 24 (50.00%) ITIL
3 18 (37.50%) Release Management
3 18 (37.50%) Use Case
4 12 (25.00%) Business Development
5 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (10.42%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
10 1 (2.08%) B2B
10 1 (2.08%) Benchmarking
10 1 (2.08%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C#
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 21 (43.75%) VB
4 21 (43.75%) VBA
5 5 (10.42%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Alteryx
2 6 (12.50%) ESRI
2 6 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) IBM