Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 299 305
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 +65
Permanent jobs citing GIS 56 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.65% 1.80% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 50
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.52% -14.21%
10th Percentile £25,750 £34,000 £31,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.27% +8.89% +4.65%

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 3,386 3,445 4,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.50% 27.78% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,835 2,884 3,538
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,425
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -2 47 £35,000 -9.09% 7
Hertfordshire -29 5 £73,750 +22.92% 2
Essex +13 3 £56,250 - 2
Bedfordshire +36 1 £29,500 -15.71% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 31 (55.36%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 23 (41.07%) Java
3 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
4 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 21 (37.50%) Windows
5 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
6 18 (32.14%) Change Management
6 18 (32.14%) Geospatial Data
7 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
7 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
7 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
8 14 (25.00%) DNS
8 14 (25.00%) C++
9 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 12 (21.43%) DV Cleared
11 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.86%) Analytics
12 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
12 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
13 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
13 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (16.07%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
14 8 (14.29%) SDLC

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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 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) SAS
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.79%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.79%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) Geospatial Data
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (12.50%) MySQL
5 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.14%) Big Data
7 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.36%) QlikView
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (7.14%) Automotive
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Java Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) C++ Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C++ Software Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) C++/Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Google Maps API
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) J2EE
3 2 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
3 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (1.79%) Robotics
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
2 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.93%) Android
5 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 18 (32.14%) Change Management
3 14 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.29%) SDLC
7 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.50%) Validation
8 6 (10.71%) Information Management
8 6 (10.71%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
9 5 (8.93%) Android Development
9 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.93%) Computer Vision
9 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
9 5 (8.93%) OOD
9 5 (8.93%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) C++
2 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.29%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) C
5 6 (10.71%) SQL
6 5 (8.93%) Apple Swift
7 4 (7.14%) Scala
8 3 (5.36%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) Cython
10 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) Degree
2 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
3 12 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) HNC
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Google
3 6 (10.71%) ESRI
4 4 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Tableau
6 2 (3.57%) Fujitsu