Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 183 174
Rank change year-on-year +51 -9 -2
Permanent jobs citing GIS 24 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.98% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 3.21% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 19
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +20.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -20.45%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 557 1,027 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.65% 24.22% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 428 756 757
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £33,022 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +6.74% -

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +43 18 £46,000 +2.22% 2
Peterborough +31 3 £41,500 -7.78%
Huntingdon -11 3 £57,500 +67.88%
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Value Proposition
3 5 (20.83%) Business Development
3 5 (20.83%) Product Management
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (20.83%) Presales
3 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
4 4 (16.67%) ESRI
4 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.67%) Finance
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) GeoServer
4 4 (16.67%) Gradle
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) Maven
5 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) GoogleTest
5 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
2 4 (16.67%) GeoServer
3 2 (8.33%) ArcSDE
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (8.33%) Smallworld
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) QGIS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Gradle
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) GoogleTest
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) CMake
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 3 (12.50%) GIS Manager
4 3 (12.50%) GIS Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Platform Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technology Architect
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) GIS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) OpenLayers
2 3 (12.50%) PostGIS
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) COM
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) Leaflet
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.17%) Sass
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (4.17%) Vue.js
4 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) PMI
1 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Value Proposition
2 5 (20.83%) Business Development
2 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
2 5 (20.83%) Presales
2 5 (20.83%) Product Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Java 8
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) ESRI
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.17%) Mapbox
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com