Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 259 314 288
Rank change year-on-year +55 -26 +46
Permanent jobs citing GIS 36 62 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.43% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 1.67% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 43
East of England median annual salary £46,125 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +20.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,575 £30,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £55,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

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 2,098 3,704 3,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.99% 28.66% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 3,053 2,926
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +18 18 £43,000 -4.44%
Suffolk - 6 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +51 5 £52,500 -43.24% 1
Bedfordshire -9 5 £40,000 +35.59%
Essex +32 2 £51,250 +20.59%
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England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) C
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (22.22%) Military
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) Information Security
7 6 (16.67%) C++
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) ESRI
7 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 6 (16.67%) Decision-Making
7 6 (16.67%) Value Proposition
8 5 (13.89%) Presales
8 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
8 5 (13.89%) JSP 440
8 5 (13.89%) System Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Product Management
8 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing

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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 4 (11.11%) ArcGIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Smallworld
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) QGIS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Gradle
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (22.22%) Military
2 7 (19.44%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) French Language
4 1 (2.78%) German Language
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Presales Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Geospatial Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) GIS Developer
5 3 (8.33%) GIS Manager
5 3 (8.33%) GIS Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.56%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) Java EE
3 1 (2.78%) JSF
3 1 (2.78%) Leaflet
3 1 (2.78%) OpenLayers
3 1 (2.78%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.78%) Sass
3 1 (2.78%) Universal Windows Platform
3 1 (2.78%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.78%) WinForms
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) PMI
3 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 6 (16.67%) Information Security
2 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (16.67%) SDLC
2 6 (16.67%) Value Proposition
3 5 (13.89%) Business Development
3 5 (13.89%) Presales
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Product Management
3 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
3 5 (13.89%) System Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) Image Processing
5 3 (8.33%) ITSM
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Java 8
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.78%) CISM
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) ESRI
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Luciad
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) CyberArk
5 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.78%) CA
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Mapbox
6 1 (2.78%) SAP