Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 109 113
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 -20
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.25% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -16.84% +46.15%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.06% -9.71% +34.62%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 227 392 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 28.02% 28.59% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 210 372 378
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £24,225 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £51,375 £55,000 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Cardiff

GIS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for GIS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Serena
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

GIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Serena