Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 285 347
Rank change year-on-year -28 +62 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 62 70 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.57% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 2.00% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 27
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% -12.00%
10th Percentile £27,575 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,836
% change year-on-year - +2.66% -3.66%

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 3,700 3,503 3,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.63% 28.44% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,049 2,926 3,291
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018. 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 -9 50 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Essex +3 6 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hertfordshire -28 5 £92,500 +184.62% 5
Bedfordshire +9 1 £29,500 -15.71% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 30 (48.39%) Degree
3 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
4 20 (32.26%) Management Information System
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
5 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
5 19 (30.65%) Geospatial Data
6 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.81%) Change Management
7 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
7 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (22.58%) Hardware Maintenance
8 14 (22.58%) Java
8 14 (22.58%) DNS
9 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
9 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
9 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
10 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
10 12 (19.35%) SDLC
10 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
10 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.74%) Google
11 11 (17.74%) Validation
11 11 (17.74%) MySQL
11 11 (17.74%) ESRI
11 11 (17.74%) Project Management
11 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills

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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 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) ArcGIS
2 6 (9.68%) ArcSDE
2 6 (9.68%) GeoServer
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) DNS
2 8 (12.90%) FTP
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) Geospatial Data
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.74%) Apache Hive
4 11 (17.74%) Hadoop
4 11 (17.74%) MySQL
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.61%) Big Data
8 1 (1.61%) Power BI
8 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Automotive
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Developer
1 14 (22.58%) Service Desk Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Analytics Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Report Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Java Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Android Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Android Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.06%) iOS Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Mobile Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Software Architect
6 3 (4.84%) IT Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Google Maps API
2 9 (14.52%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) J2EE
3 2 (3.23%) JSF
3 2 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.29%) Driving Licence
5 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
2 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.06%) Android
5 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.81%) Change Management
3 14 (22.58%) Hardware Maintenance
4 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
5 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 12 (19.35%) SDLC
6 11 (17.74%) Analytics
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
6 11 (17.74%) Validation
7 10 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
9 8 (12.90%) CRM
9 8 (12.90%) IT Strategy
9 8 (12.90%) Process Improvement
10 7 (11.29%) ERP
10 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.68%) EAM
11 6 (9.68%) Information Management
11 6 (9.68%) Open Source
12 5 (8.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.58%) Java
3 7 (11.29%) C
4 6 (9.68%) C++
5 5 (8.06%) Apple Swift
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) Delphi
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
8 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (48.39%) Degree
2 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (8.06%) HNC
4 5 (8.06%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) ESRI
2 11 (17.74%) Google
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com