Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 187 183
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -40
Permanent jobs citing GIS 12 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.029% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 0.097% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 17
Bristol median annual salary £39,991 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.02% -27.27% +29.41%
10th Percentile £25,500 £40,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £41,886 £40,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1110 1032 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.90% 29.49% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 894 1080
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,775 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for GIS.

1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) Spatial Data
5 5 (41.67%) Project Governance
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Statistics
7 3 (25.00%) Marketing
7 3 (25.00%) Law
7 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Blog
7 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (25.00%) SAS
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (25.00%) Postgraduate
7 3 (25.00%) Python

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (41.67%) Spatial Data
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) BigQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (25.00%) Impala
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Senior GIS Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) BSS Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) GIS Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Maximo Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) OSS Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) D3.js
1 3 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (25.00%) TensorFlow
1 3 (25.00%) Theano
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) HPUX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Project Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) MetaFrame
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Actuate
1 1 (8.33%) BEA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) ESRI
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Sun
1 1 (8.33%) webMethods