Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 143 152
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9 +29
Permanent jobs citing GIS 31 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.73% 1.13% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 4.47% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,500 £49,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.92% +20.25% -14.21%
10th Percentile £21,000 £29,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £92,500 £60,575
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -26.00% +17.65% -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 1009 872 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.90% 25.18% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 815 747 1087
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -41 25 £26,500 -47.00% 2
Peterborough -10 1 £42,500 +30.77%
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 24 (77.42%) Computer Science
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 18 (58.06%) Degree
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) C++
6 12 (38.71%) Data Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) Geospatial Data
7 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (25.81%) SDLC
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (22.58%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
8 7 (22.58%) Google Maps API
8 7 (22.58%) Statistics
8 7 (22.58%) Google
8 7 (22.58%) Validation
8 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 5 (16.13%) C
9 5 (16.13%) Windows
9 5 (16.13%) Linux
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.13%) Python
9 5 (16.13%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
9 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
9 5 (16.13%) Computer Vision

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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 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Java Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Java Software Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) C++ Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C++ Software Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Graduate
3 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) C++/Java Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate Java Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate Software Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Data Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) SDLC
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Statistics
4 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.13%) Computer Vision
5 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) Probabilistic Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) 3D Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Android Development
6 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) C
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Apple Swift
4 4 (12.90%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Cython
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft