Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 208 125 182
Rank change year-on-year -83 +57 +125
Permanent jobs citing GIS 20 11 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.58% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.26% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 90
10th Percentile £30,600 " £31,500
25th Percentile £34,321 £31,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £32,750 £51,871
Median % change year-on-year +37.40% -36.86% +15.27%
75th Percentile £51,250 £47,813 £62,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £46,125
% change year-on-year +35.29% -7.86% +2.50%

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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,016 487 1,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.12% 25.56% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 589 410 1,442
10th Percentile £33,400 £31,359 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,938 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,125 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GIS in the East of England.

Salary trend for GIS in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GIS in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for GIS in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -56 10 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Cambridgeshire -60 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Essex -10 2 £42,318 +28.24% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 11 (55.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) JUnit
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Identification
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Automation
6 3 (15.00%) REST Assured
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Computacenter
6 3 (15.00%) Maven
6 3 (15.00%) Selenium
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) iTrent
2 1 (5.00%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) ADSL
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) MPLS
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) Spatial Data
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) REST Assured
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Hudson
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) TestNG
4 1 (5.00%) Mockito
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 11 (55.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Database Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.00%) GIS Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) GWT
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) JPA
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.00%) Housing Association
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (15.00%) ITSM
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Identification
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java 11
2 1 (5.00%) Java 8
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (10.00%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Computacenter
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) BMC
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) ESRI
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Orchard