Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 178 183
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.13% 0.30% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 1.04% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.00% -37.50% -27.27%
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -10.00% -

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 1,233 1,057 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.37% 28.94% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 942 905
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 24 June 2018, 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (60.00%) GeoServer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) RIA
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) JSF
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (60.00%) GeoServer
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) GIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) PostGIS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSF
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) GeoExt
3 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) RIA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI
1 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo