Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 295 314
Rank change year-on-year -23 +19 +44
Permanent jobs citing GIS 44 72 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 2.00% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 63
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £21,000 £28,675 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £92,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £46,165 £43,500
% change year-on-year -13.35% +6.13% +2.35%

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 3376 3599 4353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.79% 27.33% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2806 3033 3739
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -43 31 £26,500 -45.92% 2
Hertfordshire -26 7 £73,750 +22.92% 1
Suffolk - 5 £52,500 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 24 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 16 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 16 (36.36%) Analytics
6 13 (29.55%) Geospatial Data
6 13 (29.55%) C++
6 13 (29.55%) Python
7 11 (25.00%) Statistics
7 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (20.45%) Data Analytics
9 9 (20.45%) Tableau
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
9 9 (20.45%) SDLC
10 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) Validation
11 7 (15.91%) MySQL
11 7 (15.91%) Google Maps API
11 7 (15.91%) Google
12 6 (13.64%) Machine Learning

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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 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Geospatial Data
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 7 (15.91%) MySQL
6 5 (11.36%) Big Data
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Power View
6 5 (11.36%) Power BI
6 5 (11.36%) PowerPivot
6 5 (11.36%) Spotfire
7 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 4 (9.09%) QlikView
7 4 (9.09%) Semantic Layer
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.27%) QGIS
8 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Java Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C++ Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C++ Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Graduate
5 8 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate Software Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Google Maps API
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.36%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.27%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (2.27%) Robotics
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Android
3 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 16 (36.36%) Analytics
2 16 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 11 (25.00%) Statistics
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.45%) Data Analytics
4 9 (20.45%) SDLC
5 8 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) Validation
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Machine Learning
7 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.36%) Computer Vision
8 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
8 5 (11.36%) Probabilistic Modelling
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) C++
2 13 (29.55%) Python
3 6 (13.64%) C
4 5 (11.36%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) Scala
5 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) Cython
6 1 (2.27%) Delphi
6 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Tableau
3 7 (15.91%) Google
4 5 (11.36%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software