Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 175 203
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 +111
Permanent jobs citing GIS 26 20 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 0.53% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 2.17% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 64
10th Percentile £29,100 £29,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £33,946 £36,250 £35,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +16.67%
75th Percentile £55,625 £43,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £60,700 £46,600 £64,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% -12.37% +7.78%

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 847 921 1,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.83% 24.46% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 572 775 1,550
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Cambridgeshire -18 11 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Hertfordshire 0 7 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Essex - 5 £50,000 - 4
Suffolk - 3 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 15 (57.69%) Social Skills
2 12 (46.15%) AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (42.31%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Automation
4 10 (38.46%) Technical Leadership
4 10 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (38.46%) TeamCity
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon S3
4 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 10 (38.46%) Splunk
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 10 (38.46%) HIPAA
4 10 (38.46%) Serverless
4 10 (38.46%) GoCD
4 10 (38.46%) Rancher
4 10 (38.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 10 (38.46%) Rundeck
4 10 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (38.46%) Terraform
4 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB

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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 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.85%) iTrent
2 1 (3.85%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (38.46%) Amazon S3
2 10 (38.46%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (38.46%) OpenShift
2 10 (38.46%) Serverless
3 2 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ADSL
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) MPLS
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (19.23%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (11.54%) JasperReports
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Spatial Data
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) GoCD
2 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) TeamCity
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) Mockito
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
5 1 (3.85%) REST Assured
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 15 (57.69%) Social Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Senior DevOps
1 10 (38.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) GIS Officer
4 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Software Product Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) GWT
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.54%) JPA
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Automation
2 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (38.46%) Coaching
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (38.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 10 (38.46%) DevOps
3 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 10 (38.46%) Microservices
3 10 (38.46%) Technical Leadership
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java 8
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) HIPAA
1 10 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Ansible
1 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
1 10 (38.46%) Rancher
1 10 (38.46%) Rundeck
1 10 (38.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Splunk
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) BMC
3 2 (7.69%) ESRI
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) Orchard