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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 113 133 122
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 0.93% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £36,300 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £44,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% -1.17%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 448 536 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.03% 24.81% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 375 437 452
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing GIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 10 £55,000 +25.00%
GIS
East of England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 10 (66.67%) ArcGIS
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) Business Development
4 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 5 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (33.33%) ESRI
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Apache Spark
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (26.67%) OAuth
5 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server

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Top Related 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 10 (66.67%) ArcGIS
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Geospatial Data
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) GIS Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) GIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) OAuth
3 4 (26.67%) SAML
4 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
4 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) Blog
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Development
1 5 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (33.33%) Time Management
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) EAM
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Telematics
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) ESRI
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft