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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.57% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +5.00%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 188 213 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 33.81% 30.47% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 162 178 178
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

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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 28 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

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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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++