Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 195 191
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 18 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.52% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 0.35% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £39,991
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +15.65% -31.93%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,875 £25,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £48,625 £41,886
South West median annual salary £42,784 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.09% -6.25% -11.11%

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 888 1,159 1,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.56% 31.06% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1,038 990
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,315 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,125 £65,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Bristol

GIS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for GIS in Bristol

GIS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for GIS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for GIS.

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) SVG
2 12 (66.67%) Node.js
2 12 (66.67%) React
2 12 (66.67%) webpack
2 12 (66.67%) ES6
2 12 (66.67%) Babel
2 12 (66.67%) Electron Framework
2 12 (66.67%) Redux
3 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Mapbox
4 4 (22.22%) Leaflet
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Apache
5 3 (16.67%) JUnit
5 3 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management

GIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) ArcGIS
2 2 (11.11%) GeoServer
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) QGIS
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Babel
1 12 (66.67%) webpack
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) GitLab
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) JMeter
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) React Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) GIS Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.56%) GIS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Electron Framework
1 12 (66.67%) Node.js
1 12 (66.67%) React
1 12 (66.67%) Redux
1 12 (66.67%) SVG
2 4 (22.22%) Leaflet
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) Django
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) OpenLayers
3 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
4 1 (5.56%) AWT
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) GWT
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) Swing
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 3 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Product Management
3 2 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (11.11%) Remote Sensing
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) DevSecOps
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) ES6
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Mapbox
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) ESRI
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) VMware