Period
to 22 January 2020

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 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 301 297
Rank change year-on-year +92 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 50 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 0.84% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 48
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £53,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.37% +53.57% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,375 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -13.27%

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 1,588 2,394 3,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.85% 25.28% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,215 1,899 2,871
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,902
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.27% +4.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 22 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +47 16 £42,500 -22.73%
Essex +21 13 £65,000 +100.00%
Suffolk +17 13 £33,000 -37.14%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +48 3 £46,500 -22.50% 1
Norfolk - 1 £51,871 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 17 (34.00%) Project Management
2 17 (34.00%) Smallworld
2 17 (34.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 17 (34.00%) Data Quality
3 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (32.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 16 (32.00%) Driving Licence
3 16 (32.00%) Network Optimisation
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (18.00%) Scrum
6 9 (18.00%) Java
6 9 (18.00%) CSS
6 9 (18.00%) OO
6 9 (18.00%) JIRA
6 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (18.00%) Kanban
6 9 (18.00%) Geospatial Data
7 8 (16.00%) Virgin Media
7 8 (16.00%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (16.00%) DevOps
7 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (16.00%) Java 8
7 8 (16.00%) DevSecOps
7 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
7 8 (16.00%) Open Source
7 8 (16.00%) FishEye

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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 17 (34.00%) Smallworld
2 8 (16.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Azure
2 1 (2.00%) G Suite
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Geospatial Data
2 8 (16.00%) JasperReports
2 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.00%) QGIS
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.00%) Power BI
5 1 (2.00%) Spatial Data
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) Ant
2 8 (16.00%) ClearQuest
2 8 (16.00%) CruiseControl
2 8 (16.00%) FishEye
2 8 (16.00%) Hudson
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Maven
2 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Fibre Planner
2 8 (16.00%) Principal Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Principal Software Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Planning Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Planning Manager
4 2 (4.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (4.00%) Architect
4 2 (4.00%) Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (4.00%) Platform Architect
4 2 (4.00%) Technology Architect
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (2.00%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (2.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (2.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) CSS
2 8 (16.00%) Ajax
2 8 (16.00%) Apache Flex
2 8 (16.00%) AWT
2 8 (16.00%) GWT
2 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (16.00%) JMS
2 8 (16.00%) JSON
2 8 (16.00%) Middleware
2 8 (16.00%) REST
2 8 (16.00%) Spring
2 8 (16.00%) Swing
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Driving Licence
2 8 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.00%) Fibre Optics
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Lidar
6 1 (2.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 17 (34.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 17 (34.00%) Project Management
3 16 (32.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (32.00%) Network Optimisation
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.00%) Kanban
5 9 (18.00%) OO
5 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 8 (16.00%) DevSecOps
6 8 (16.00%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (16.00%) Open Source
6 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.00%) TDD
6 8 (16.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) C
2 8 (16.00%) Java 8
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (10.00%) SLA
3 3 (6.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Adobe
1 8 (16.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (16.00%) BT
1 8 (16.00%) Google
1 8 (16.00%) Virgin Media
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) ESRI
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Luciad
5 1 (2.00%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Xamarin