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

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 224 229
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 22 29 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.59% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 47
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £27,500 £27,910
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.22% -8.82%  

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 1740 1825 2510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.06% 26.66% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1587 2146
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire -30 12 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Suffolk - 4 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire -4 3 - -
Bedfordshire +17 2 - -
Essex - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 33 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 27 (39.13%) Degree
3 27 (39.13%) Geospatial Data
4 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (33.33%) Python
6 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
7 19 (27.54%) Analytics
7 19 (27.54%) ArcGIS
8 18 (26.09%) C#
8 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
9 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (21.74%) Oracle
12 14 (20.29%) .NET
12 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
12 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (18.84%) Data Analysis
13 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
13 13 (18.84%) C
13 13 (18.84%) Web Development
14 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
14 12 (17.39%) Tableau
14 12 (17.39%) Hadoop
14 12 (17.39%) Data Analytics
14 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 12 (17.39%) SAP
14 12 (17.39%) Project Management
14 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (17.39%) Finance

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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 19 (27.54%) ArcGIS
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Spatial
2 8 (11.59%) SAS
3 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SPSS
2 4 (5.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.80%) Maximo
1 4 (5.80%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
1 4 (5.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (39.13%) Geospatial Data
3 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
5 12 (17.39%) Hadoop
5 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (14.49%) Big Data
7 8 (11.59%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (11.59%) QlikView
7 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (10.14%) MySQL
9 4 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (5.80%) JasperReports
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.80%) Power BI
9 4 (5.80%) PowerPivot
9 4 (5.80%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.59%) ClearQuest
2 8 (11.59%) CruiseControl
2 8 (11.59%) FishEye
2 8 (11.59%) Hudson
2 8 (11.59%) JIRA
2 8 (11.59%) JUnit
2 8 (11.59%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.80%) Ant
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
3 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.80%) Zephyr
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Advertising
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.45%) German Language
6 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) GIS Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Analytics Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Data Analytics Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Data Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Fraud Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Analytics Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Technical Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Software Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Technical Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Analytics Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Report Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) Web Services
3 9 (13.04%) PostGIS
4 8 (11.59%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) GWT
4 8 (11.59%) Middleware
4 8 (11.59%) REST
5 7 (10.14%) Google Maps API
6 4 (5.80%) Ajax
6 4 (5.80%) Apache Flex
6 4 (5.80%) AWT
6 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.80%) HTML
6 4 (5.80%) JMS
6 4 (5.80%) JSON
6 4 (5.80%) OAuth
6 4 (5.80%) RESTful
6 4 (5.80%) SAML
6 4 (5.80%) SOAP
6 4 (5.80%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) Analytics
3 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (18.84%) Data Analysis
4 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.84%) Web Development
5 12 (17.39%) Data Analytics
5 12 (17.39%) Project Management
6 11 (15.94%) Statistics
7 10 (14.49%) Validation
8 9 (13.04%) CRM
8 9 (13.04%) Open Source
8 9 (13.04%) SDLC
9 8 (11.59%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.59%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (11.59%) DevOps
9 8 (11.59%) Issue Tracking
9 8 (11.59%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) Python
3 18 (26.09%) C#
4 13 (18.84%) C
5 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.04%) SQL
7 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.35%) C++
9 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.90%) Delphi
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (39.13%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle
2 12 (17.39%) SAP
2 12 (17.39%) Tableau
3 11 (15.94%) Google
4 10 (14.49%) ESRI
5 8 (11.59%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.80%) Adobe
7 4 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.35%) VMware
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 2 (2.90%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
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