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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 260 248
Rank change year-on-year +59 -12  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 44 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.53% 0.95% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 20
Median salary £35,000 £51,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.03% +5.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +5.00%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1736 2009 2315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.12% 26.98% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1650 1915
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing GIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 15 £35,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +20 14 £32,500 -38.96% 2
Cambridgeshire +18 10 £55,000 +25.00%
Essex - 7 £37,500 -
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England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 37 (53.62%) Java
2 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
3 28 (40.58%) Python
4 24 (34.78%) Degree
4 24 (34.78%) Geospatial Data
5 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (31.88%) C#
7 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
8 20 (28.99%) ArcGIS
9 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (26.09%) Project Management
10 18 (26.09%) Oracle
11 17 (24.64%) Management Information System
12 16 (23.19%) ESRI
12 16 (23.19%) .NET
12 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
12 16 (23.19%) Hadoop
13 15 (21.74%) Web Development
13 15 (21.74%) SQL
13 15 (21.74%) Finance
14 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (20.29%) Programme Management
14 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
14 14 (20.29%) SAP
14 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (18.84%) ETL
15 13 (18.84%) C
15 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
15 13 (18.84%) Analytics
15 13 (18.84%) Big Data

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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 20 (28.99%) ArcGIS
2 12 (17.39%) SAS
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle Spatial
4 6 (8.70%) Apache
4 6 (8.70%) JBoss
5 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) SPSS
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Maximo
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) LDAP
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) FTP
4 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) Geospatial Data
3 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 16 (23.19%) Hadoop
4 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
5 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (18.84%) Big Data
7 12 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (17.39%) QlikView
7 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (8.70%) JasperReports
9 4 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) ClearQuest
1 11 (15.94%) CruiseControl
1 11 (15.94%) FishEye
1 11 (15.94%) Hudson
1 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
1 11 (15.94%) JIRA
1 11 (15.94%) JUnit
1 11 (15.94%) TeamCity
2 6 (8.70%) Ant
2 6 (8.70%) Maven
3 5 (7.25%) Selenium
3 5 (7.25%) SoapUI
3 5 (7.25%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) German Language
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Data Manager
2 13 (18.84%) Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Analytics Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Data Analytics Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Fraud Manager
3 12 (17.39%) GIS Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Analytics Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Technical Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Software Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Technical Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) GIS Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Java Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
2 12 (17.39%) REST
2 12 (17.39%) Web Services
3 11 (15.94%) GWT
3 11 (15.94%) Middleware
3 11 (15.94%) PostGIS
4 10 (14.49%) CSS
5 8 (11.59%) HTML
6 6 (8.70%) Ajax
6 6 (8.70%) Apache Flex
6 6 (8.70%) AWT
6 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 6 (8.70%) JMS
6 6 (8.70%) JSON
6 6 (8.70%) SOAP
6 6 (8.70%) Spring
6 6 (8.70%) Swing
7 5 (7.25%) RESTful
8 4 (5.80%) OAuth
8 4 (5.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (24.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) Project Management
3 15 (21.74%) Web Development
4 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (20.29%) Programme Management
5 13 (18.84%) Analytics
5 13 (18.84%) ETL
6 12 (17.39%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 12 (17.39%) Data Analytics
6 12 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (17.39%) Open Source
6 12 (17.39%) Resource Management
6 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.94%) Kanban
7 11 (15.94%) OO
7 11 (15.94%) Scrum
7 11 (15.94%) TDD
7 11 (15.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) Python
3 22 (31.88%) C#
4 15 (21.74%) SQL
5 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
6 13 (18.84%) C
7 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 12 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) MCSM
5 1 (1.45%) MCTS
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle
2 16 (23.19%) ESRI
3 14 (20.29%) SAP
4 12 (17.39%) Tableau
5 11 (15.94%) Atlassian
6 7 (10.14%) Google
7 6 (8.70%) Adobe
8 5 (7.25%) Computacenter
9 3 (4.35%) IBM
10 2 (2.90%) Citrix
10 2 (2.90%) Remedy
10 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.90%) VMware
11 1 (1.45%) BMC
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco
11 1 (1.45%) HP
11 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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