Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 164 171
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing GIS 56 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.28% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.35% 2.06% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 14 20
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.90% -3.75% -22.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £35,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,625 £55,400 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.90% -14.44% -5.26%

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 1,047 778 1,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.01% 23.63% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 836 665 892
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 -8 37 £45,000 -8.16% 3
Huntingdon - 12 £33,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 27 (48.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 21 (37.50%) Geospatial Data
5 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
5 19 (33.93%) Windows
5 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
6 18 (32.14%) Java
6 18 (32.14%) Change Management
7 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
8 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
9 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 14 (25.00%) C++
9 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.00%) DNS
9 14 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
10 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
11 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
11 12 (21.43%) SDLC
12 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (19.64%) MySQL
12 11 (19.64%) ESRI
12 11 (19.64%) Validation
12 11 (19.64%) Google Maps API
12 11 (19.64%) Google
12 11 (19.64%) Analytics
12 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
12 11 (19.64%) Apache Hive

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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 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) ArcGIS
2 6 (10.71%) ArcSDE
2 6 (10.71%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) Geospatial Data
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.64%) Apache Hive
3 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
3 11 (19.64%) MySQL
3 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Analytics Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Report Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C++ Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C++ Software Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) C++/Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Google Maps API
2 6 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
2 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.93%) Android
5 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Software Engineering
2 18 (32.14%) Change Management
3 14 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.43%) SDLC
5 11 (19.64%) Analytics
5 11 (19.64%) Validation
6 9 (16.07%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 6 (10.71%) EAM
8 6 (10.71%) ERP
8 6 (10.71%) Information Management
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.71%) Open Source
8 6 (10.71%) Process Improvement
9 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) C++
2 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) Apple Swift
3 5 (8.93%) C
3 5 (8.93%) Python
4 4 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (1.79%) Cython
5 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) ESRI
2 11 (19.64%) Google
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle