The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 623 680 655
Rank change year-on-year +57 -25  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 221 238 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 0.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 134 156 211
Median salary £39,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.05% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,000 £57,500
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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 24462 30231 31353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 30.50% 30.88% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21017 26056 26826
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GIS in England

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in England

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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 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +42 63 £55,000 +3.32% 14
South East +56 58 £30,000 -29.41% 10
East of England +43 44 £35,000 -26.70% 6
West Midlands +39 23 £31,500 -11.47% 3
North West -6 12 £55,000 +57.14% 4
South West +27 9 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Yorkshire +24 9 £27,500 -57.69% 3
North East - 3 £33,000 - 1
East Midlands -10 1 £35,000 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 136 (27.98%) SQL
2 122 (25.10%) Degree
3 114 (23.46%) Python
4 98 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 86 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (17.08%) SAP
6 83 (17.08%) Data Management
7 82 (16.87%) Java
8 81 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (16.46%) Project Management
9 80 (16.46%) Finance
10 73 (15.02%) Analytics
11 71 (14.61%) SQL Server
12 69 (14.20%) ArcGIS
13 64 (13.17%) Open Source
14 62 (12.76%) Resource Management
15 61 (12.55%) Management Information System
15 61 (12.55%) Oracle
16 60 (12.35%) ETL
16 60 (12.35%) Master Data Management
17 59 (12.14%) Relational Database
17 59 (12.14%) Hadoop
17 59 (12.14%) C#
17 59 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
18 58 (11.93%) Risk Management
18 58 (11.93%) Microsoft
19 57 (11.73%) Maximo
20 55 (11.32%) CAD
20 55 (11.32%) Windows
21 54 (11.11%) .NET

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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 69 (14.20%) ArcGIS
2 34 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (6.79%) Apache Spark
4 17 (3.50%) GeoServer
4 17 (3.50%) SAS
5 15 (3.09%) Apache
6 11 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.06%) CMS
7 10 (2.06%) Oracle Spatial
7 10 (2.06%) Smallworld
8 9 (1.85%) Drupal
8 9 (1.85%) SilverStripe
9 7 (1.44%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.44%) JBoss
9 7 (1.44%) Luigi
9 7 (1.44%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (1.03%) Confluence
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 52 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.14%) MS Office
3 17 (3.50%) SPSS
4 12 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.44%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.62%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.62%) MS Project
8 2 (0.41%) ArcInfo
9 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (11.73%) Maximo
2 53 (10.91%) SAP PM
3 49 (10.08%) SAP CO
3 49 (10.08%) SAP FI
3 49 (10.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 48 (9.88%) Primavera
4 48 (9.88%) SAP HR
4 48 (9.88%) SAP MM
4 48 (9.88%) SAP QM
4 48 (9.88%) SAP SD
5 16 (3.29%) SAP cProjects
5 16 (3.29%) SAP CRM
5 16 (3.29%) SAP EHS
5 16 (3.29%) SAP MRS
6 5 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.41%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.62%) GitHub
4 3 (0.62%) IaaS
5 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.41%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.29%) Firewall
1 16 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (2.67%) DNS
2 13 (2.67%) Network Security
3 12 (2.47%) Internet
4 11 (2.26%) DMZ
5 8 (1.65%) HTTP
6 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.82%) LDAP
8 2 (0.41%) FTP
8 2 (0.41%) LAN
8 2 (0.41%) NAS
8 2 (0.41%) RNC
8 2 (0.41%) SSH
8 2 (0.41%) VPN
8 2 (0.41%) Wireless
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.21%) HSRP
9 1 (0.21%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.14%) Hadoop
2 59 (12.14%) Relational Database
3 54 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
4 52 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (10.08%) Big Data
6 37 (7.61%) MongoDB
7 32 (6.58%) MySQL
7 32 (6.58%) Neo4j
8 26 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (4.73%) RDBMS
10 21 (4.32%) NoSQL
11 16 (3.29%) QGIS
12 15 (3.09%) QlikView
13 13 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (2.06%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.65%) Spatial Data
17 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (3.29%) JIRA
2 15 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.26%) ClearQuest
4 11 (2.26%) CruiseControl
4 11 (2.26%) FishEye
4 11 (2.26%) Hudson
4 11 (2.26%) JUnit
4 11 (2.26%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.85%) Ant
6 7 (1.44%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.23%) Maven
7 6 (1.23%) Selenium
8 5 (1.03%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.03%) Zephyr
9 4 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.41%) AppScan
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 80 (16.46%) Finance
2 38 (7.82%) Banking
3 20 (4.12%) Financial Institution
4 19 (3.91%) Retail
5 17 (3.50%) Billing
5 17 (3.50%) Legal
6 16 (3.29%) Marketing
7 15 (3.09%) Advertising
8 14 (2.88%) Corporate Banking
8 14 (2.88%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.03%) Games
11 3 (0.62%) German Language
11 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.41%) Law
12 2 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.21%) Back Office
13 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Military
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (18.72%) Developer
2 86 (17.70%) Consultant
3 54 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 53 (10.91%) SAP PM Consultant
5 49 (10.08%) Analyst
6 26 (5.35%) GIS Developer
7 24 (4.94%) Data Engineer
8 23 (4.73%) Architect
8 23 (4.73%) GIS Consultant
9 22 (4.53%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.53%) Software Engineer
10 21 (4.32%) Software Developer
11 20 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (3.50%) Management Consultant
13 16 (3.29%) Data Manager
13 16 (3.29%) Managing Consultant
13 16 (3.29%) SAP CS Consultant
13 16 (3.29%) Service Management Consultant
14 15 (3.09%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.11%) .NET
2 51 (10.49%) BAPI
3 39 (8.02%) HTML
4 33 (6.79%) CSS
4 33 (6.79%) Web Services
5 22 (4.53%) PostGIS
6 21 (4.32%) Google Maps API
7 20 (4.12%) REST
8 19 (3.91%) XML
9 18 (3.70%) GWT
9 18 (3.70%) jQuery
9 18 (3.70%) Middleware
9 18 (3.70%) React
10 17 (3.50%) Leaflet
11 16 (3.29%) AngularJS
12 15 (3.09%) Ajax
12 15 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (3.09%) Flask
12 15 (3.09%) OpenLayers
13 14 (2.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (12.55%) Management Information System
3 48 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.17%) Algorithms
5 17 (3.50%) User Experience
6 12 (2.47%) Cyber Attack
6 12 (2.47%) Cybercrime
7 11 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.23%) Social Media
11 5 (1.03%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.03%) SCADA
11 5 (1.03%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.62%) FMCG
13 2 (0.41%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.32%) Windows
2 53 (10.91%) Linux
3 29 (5.97%) Unix
4 28 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.09%) AIX
6 14 (2.88%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.82%) HPUX
10 4 (0.82%) Solaris
10 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.41%) Android
11 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.41%) CentOS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (17.08%) Data Management
2 81 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (16.46%) Project Management
4 73 (15.02%) Analytics
5 64 (13.17%) Open Source
6 62 (12.76%) Resource Management
7 60 (12.35%) ETL
7 60 (12.35%) Master Data Management
8 59 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (11.93%) Risk Management
10 55 (11.32%) CAD
11 52 (10.70%) Presales
12 50 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
12 50 (10.29%) Document Management
13 48 (9.88%) SAP Implementation
14 45 (9.26%) Information Security
15 37 (7.61%) CRM
16 35 (7.20%) Data Analysis
17 34 (7.00%) TDD
17 34 (7.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (27.98%) SQL
2 114 (23.46%) Python
3 98 (20.16%) JavaScript
4 82 (16.87%) Java
5 59 (12.14%) C#
6 38 (7.82%) C
7 31 (6.38%) R
8 30 (6.17%) Scala
9 27 (5.56%) PHP
10 22 (4.53%) Perl
11 17 (3.50%) VB.NET
12 15 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.88%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.85%) C++
15 8 (1.65%) VBA
16 7 (1.44%) Go
16 7 (1.44%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.44%) VB
17 5 (1.03%) ABAP
17 5 (1.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 122 (25.10%) Degree
2 47 (9.67%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.53%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.09%) ISTQB
5 15 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
7 9 (1.85%) CISSP
8 8 (1.65%) CISA
9 7 (1.44%) PhD
10 6 (1.23%) CISM
11 5 (1.03%) SAP Certification
12 4 (0.82%) ISEB
12 4 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.62%) MCITP
13 3 (0.62%) MCP
13 3 (0.62%) MCSE
13 3 (0.62%) PMP
14 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.67%) Data Quality
1 13 (2.67%) SLA
2 11 (2.26%) QA
3 7 (1.44%) PMO
4 4 (0.82%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.41%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) BS7666
6 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.21%) EMIR
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.03%) Docker
3 4 (0.82%) MetaFrame
3 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (3.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 11 (2.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (1.44%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 83 (17.08%) SAP
2 61 (12.55%) Oracle
3 58 (11.93%) Microsoft
4 53 (10.91%) ESRI
5 42 (8.64%) Google
6 18 (3.70%) Tableau
7 16 (3.29%) Syclo
8 15 (3.09%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.88%) Mapinfo
10 13 (2.67%) IBM
10 13 (2.67%) Zend
11 11 (2.26%) Intel
11 11 (2.26%) Palantir
11 11 (2.26%) ServiceNow
11 11 (2.26%) Splunk
12 9 (1.85%) Lumension
13 8 (1.65%) Citrix
14 7 (1.44%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.44%) Sophos
15 6 (1.23%) Adobe
Newbury, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Network Rail
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 8 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 8 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 8 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35,000 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 24 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 17 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 17 days ago
Horsham, Sussex, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Swinton
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Great Barford, Bedfordshire
Alere International
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Alere
Posted: 21 days ago