The median annual salary for a GIS Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

GIS Developer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 925 939
Rank change year-on-year +77 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Developer 11 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

GIS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured GIS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for GIS Developer in England

GIS Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS Developer in England.

Salary trend for GIS Developer in England

GIS Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the 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
East of England - 10 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 1 £35,000 -
GIS Developer
UK

GIS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, GIS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring GIS Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) GIS
2 19 (73.08%) Web Development
3 17 (65.38%) PostGIS
3 17 (65.38%) Oracle
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 16 (61.54%) Python
4 16 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (50.00%) ESRI
5 13 (50.00%) ArcGIS
6 12 (46.15%) Java
7 10 (38.46%) C#
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) Oracle Spatial
8 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
9 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
10 6 (23.08%) QGIS
10 6 (23.08%) GeoServer
10 6 (23.08%) OpenLayers
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
12 4 (15.38%) Banking
12 4 (15.38%) Retail
12 4 (15.38%) Analytics
12 4 (15.38%) Leaflet
12 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 4 (15.38%) Neo4j
12 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
12 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive

GIS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (23.08%) GeoServer
4 2 (7.69%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) GIS
2 16 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
4 6 (23.08%) QGIS
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
5 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (15.38%) Neo4j
5 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (11.54%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (11.54%) Spatial Data
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
1 4 (15.38%) Games
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) PostGIS
2 6 (23.08%) OpenLayers
3 4 (15.38%) Leaflet
3 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) ArcObjects
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) Dojo
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Blog
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source Development
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) ESRI
3 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
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