Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 302 294 300
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 20 55 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 1.64% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 28
East of England median annual salary £53,750 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.57% -9.09% -5.52%
10th Percentile £29,375 £25,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,655
% change year-on-year +5.88% -12.65% +8.12%

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 2,373 3,361 3,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.20% 28.37% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,883 2,811 2,921
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £29,550 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £55,000 +57.14% 6
Hertfordshire +29 5 £60,000 -18.64%
Essex +24 3 £32,500 -42.22% 1
Suffolk - 3 £52,500 - 2
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England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
7 3 (15.00%) Commercial Awareness
7 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Network Planning
7 3 (15.00%) ESRI

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (10.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Development Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Geospatial Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) GIS Manager
3 2 (10.00%) GIS Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) JSF
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (15.00%) Network Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) ESRI
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP