Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 198 175
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23 +22
Permanent jobs citing GIS 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.26% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 0.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +100.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £36,000 £47,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £49,000 £52,500 £65,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -13.68%

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 951 1,141 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.96% 31.79% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 824 972 823
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,775 £30,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £72,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +8.97%

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

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Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for GIS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) PhD
2 5 (55.56%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Market Research

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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 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) GeoServer
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Drive
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) npm
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) QGIS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) GitLab
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Support
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Django
1 1 (11.11%) GeoExt
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) OpenLayers
1 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Epics
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Generation
3 1 (11.11%) Market Research
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PQQ
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ESRI
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle