Period
to 23 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 174 180
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 41 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.96% 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 2.22% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 12
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £26,525 £35,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £46,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -10.53%

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 1,014 901 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.73% 25.51% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 758 769 819
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,950 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +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

GIS
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

GIS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for GIS in Cambridgeshire

GIS
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 May 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 22 £45,000 -
Huntingdon - 12 £33,500 -
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) Management Information System
3 19 (46.34%) Degree
4 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
4 17 (41.46%) Geospatial Data
5 16 (39.02%) Windows
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
5 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
6 15 (36.59%) DNS
6 15 (36.59%) Hardware Maintenance
7 14 (34.15%) Change Management
7 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
8 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
9 11 (26.83%) CRM
9 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (26.83%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) Google
9 11 (26.83%) Validation
9 11 (26.83%) ESRI
9 11 (26.83%) Hadoop
9 11 (26.83%) Google Maps API
9 11 (26.83%) Analytics
9 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
9 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
9 11 (26.83%) SDLC
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) SharePoint

GIS
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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) ArcGIS
2 6 (14.63%) ArcSDE
2 6 (14.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Geospatial Data
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
2 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (26.83%) Hadoop
2 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Power BI
5 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Service Desk Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Analytics Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Report Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Software Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Google Maps API
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
1 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
1 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Hardware Maintenance
2 14 (34.15%) Change Management
2 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
3 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
4 11 (26.83%) Analytics
4 11 (26.83%) CRM
4 11 (26.83%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Validation
5 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.07%) Information Management
8 6 (14.63%) EAM
8 6 (14.63%) ERP
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Open Source
8 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.20%) Commercial Awareness
9 5 (12.20%) Contract Management
9 5 (12.20%) Matrix Management
9 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) ESRI
2 11 (26.83%) Google
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com