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

Geographic Information System (GIS)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 663 679 612
Rank change year-on-year +16 -67  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 201 237 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 0.87% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 133 168 266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £72,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £36,598 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.87% -13.88%  

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 25420 27337 33884
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 30.70% 29.98% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21621 23639 28915
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 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 25 June 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 25 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
South East +99 84 £35,000 - 11
London -37 38 £47,500 +8.57% 4
North West -34 23 £44,250 -3.44% 2
East of England +2 22 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West +6 14 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Yorkshire -5 9 £58,750 -16.07% 1
West Midlands +5 7 £40,000 +60.00%
East Midlands +24 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 138 (32.39%) SQL
2 120 (28.17%) Degree
3 109 (25.59%) JavaScript
4 93 (21.83%) Python
5 92 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (19.95%) Java
6 85 (19.95%) Geospatial Data
7 82 (19.25%) Open Source
8 80 (18.78%) SQL Server
9 77 (18.08%) ArcGIS
10 76 (17.84%) Data Management
11 75 (17.61%) .NET
12 70 (16.43%) C#
12 70 (16.43%) Management Information System
13 66 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
14 65 (15.26%) Project Management
15 64 (15.02%) HTML
16 62 (14.55%) Finance
17 60 (14.08%) SAP
18 56 (13.15%) Presales
19 52 (12.21%) Security Cleared
20 51 (11.97%) Analytics
21 50 (11.74%) ESRI
22 45 (10.56%) Oracle
22 45 (10.56%) Microsoft
22 45 (10.56%) SC Cleared
23 44 (10.33%) CSS
24 42 (9.86%) CAD
24 42 (9.86%) Resource Management
24 42 (9.86%) Computer Science

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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 77 (18.08%) ArcGIS
2 19 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 19 (4.46%) GeoServer
3 15 (3.52%) Apache
4 12 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.58%) SAS
6 9 (2.11%) CMS
6 9 (2.11%) IIS
6 9 (2.11%) Oracle Spatial
7 7 (1.64%) Apache Airflow
7 7 (1.64%) Drupal
7 7 (1.64%) Luigi
8 6 (1.41%) JBoss
8 6 (1.41%) Smallworld
9 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.94%) Confluence
10 4 (0.94%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.70%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 31 (7.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (2.58%) SPSS
4 9 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.70%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.70%) GIMP
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.47%) ArcInfo
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (9.62%) Maximo
2 35 (8.22%) SAP PM
3 34 (7.98%) SAP CO
3 34 (7.98%) SAP FI
3 34 (7.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 33 (7.75%) Primavera
4 33 (7.75%) SAP HR
4 33 (7.75%) SAP MM
4 33 (7.75%) SAP QM
4 33 (7.75%) SAP SD
5 11 (2.58%) SAP cProjects
5 11 (2.58%) SAP CRM
5 11 (2.58%) SAP EHS
5 11 (2.58%) SAP MRS
6 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.94%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.94%) SAP EWM
6 4 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.47%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.70%) GitHub
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.47%) Heroku
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.52%) Firewall
2 10 (2.35%) Internet
3 9 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (1.64%) Network Security
5 5 (1.17%) HTTP
6 4 (0.94%) LDAP
7 2 (0.47%) DMZ
7 2 (0.47%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) Intranet
8 1 (0.23%) SSH
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (19.95%) Geospatial Data
2 80 (18.78%) SQL Server
3 41 (9.62%) QGIS
4 39 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 37 (8.69%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (7.75%) Big Data
7 32 (7.51%) Hadoop
8 25 (5.87%) MySQL
9 22 (5.16%) Spatial Data
10 21 (4.93%) RDBMS
11 16 (3.76%) NoSQL
12 15 (3.52%) MongoDB
13 12 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (2.58%) Neo4j
15 10 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (2.35%) QlikView
16 9 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (1.88%) Power BI
18 5 (1.17%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 17 (3.99%) JIRA
2 12 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.35%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.88%) ClearQuest
4 8 (1.88%) CruiseControl
4 8 (1.88%) FishEye
4 8 (1.88%) Hudson
4 8 (1.88%) JUnit
5 4 (0.94%) Ant
5 4 (0.94%) Maven
5 4 (0.94%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (0.94%) Selenium
5 4 (0.94%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.94%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.70%) Subversion
7 2 (0.47%) AppScan
7 2 (0.47%) NUnit
7 2 (0.47%) sqlmap
General
1 62 (14.55%) Finance
2 20 (4.69%) Retail
3 18 (4.23%) Marketing
3 18 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.82%) Billing
5 10 (2.35%) Banking
6 9 (2.11%) Advertising
7 8 (1.88%) Games
8 6 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.94%) Legal
10 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.70%) Law
11 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (23.71%) Developer
2 94 (22.07%) Consultant
3 38 (8.92%) Analyst
4 36 (8.45%) GIS Consultant
5 34 (7.98%) SAP Consultant
6 33 (7.75%) SAP PM Consultant
7 28 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 27 (6.34%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.63%) Software Engineer
10 23 (5.40%) .NET Developer
10 23 (5.40%) C# Developer
11 21 (4.93%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.46%) GIS Specialist
13 17 (3.99%) GIS Developer
14 16 (3.76%) GIS Technician
14 16 (3.76%) SQL Developer
15 15 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.52%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.61%) .NET
2 64 (15.02%) HTML
3 44 (10.33%) CSS
4 33 (7.75%) BAPI
4 33 (7.75%) IDoc
5 28 (6.57%) jQuery
6 27 (6.34%) Web Services
7 25 (5.87%) HTML5
8 21 (4.93%) Node.js
9 20 (4.69%) PostGIS
10 19 (4.46%) Google Maps API
11 18 (4.23%) J2EE
11 18 (4.23%) Middleware
11 18 (4.23%) REST
12 17 (3.99%) React
13 16 (3.76%) .NET Framework
13 16 (3.76%) AngularJS
13 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET
13 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (3.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.43%) Management Information System
2 66 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.86%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.46%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.35%) Social Media
7 9 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (1.41%) Contactless
8 6 (1.41%) User Experience
9 5 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (0.94%) Blog
10 4 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.70%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.70%) Cybercrime
11 3 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.70%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.45%) Windows
2 26 (6.10%) Linux
3 17 (3.99%) Unix
4 4 (0.94%) AIX
4 4 (0.94%) Android
4 4 (0.94%) HPUX
4 4 (0.94%) Solaris
4 4 (0.94%) Windows 2000
4 4 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.94%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.47%) CentOS
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (19.25%) Open Source
3 76 (17.84%) Data Management
4 65 (15.26%) Project Management
5 56 (13.15%) Presales
6 51 (11.97%) Analytics
7 42 (9.86%) CAD
7 42 (9.86%) Resource Management
8 40 (9.39%) Software Engineering
9 36 (8.45%) CRM
9 36 (8.45%) Risk Management
9 36 (8.45%) TDD
10 35 (8.22%) Master Data Management
10 35 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (7.98%) Data Analysis
11 34 (7.98%) Mentoring
12 33 (7.75%) Document Management
12 33 (7.75%) SAP Implementation
13 32 (7.51%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 138 (32.39%) SQL
2 109 (25.59%) JavaScript
3 93 (21.83%) Python
4 85 (19.95%) Java
5 70 (16.43%) C#
6 27 (6.34%) Scala
7 24 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 22 (5.16%) C++
9 21 (4.93%) PHP
10 20 (4.69%) C
10 20 (4.69%) R
11 16 (3.76%) Go
12 11 (2.58%) VBA
13 8 (1.88%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.64%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.41%) VB
16 5 (1.17%) Perl
17 3 (0.70%) Delphi
17 3 (0.70%) XAML
18 2 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 120 (28.17%) Degree
2 52 (12.21%) Security Cleared
3 45 (10.56%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.52%) CISSP
5 13 (3.05%) CISA
5 13 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.35%) CISM
7 8 (1.88%) Chartered Engineer
8 7 (1.64%) PhD
9 4 (0.94%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.70%) HNC
10 3 (0.70%) PMP
11 2 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.47%) CRISC
11 2 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.47%) ISEB
11 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.16%) QA
2 14 (3.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.94%) ISO 22301
4 4 (0.94%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) BS7666
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.17%) Docker
3 4 (0.94%) MetaFrame
3 4 (0.94%) Terminal Server
4 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (1.17%) Ansible
2 5 (1.17%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.47%) Graphite
3 2 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (14.08%) SAP
2 50 (11.74%) ESRI
3 45 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 45 (10.56%) Oracle
4 38 (8.92%) Mapinfo
5 24 (5.63%) Google
6 16 (3.76%) Tableau
7 12 (2.82%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.58%) Syclo
9 8 (1.88%) IBM
10 6 (1.41%) Citrix
10 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.17%) Adobe
11 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.17%) Juniper
11 5 (1.17%) Zend
12 4 (0.94%) QAD
12 4 (0.94%) RedPrairie
12 4 (0.94%) Sun
Chichester, West Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To 40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £49,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £63,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitehall, Bristol
Cabinet Office
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £63,000 to £70,000 per annum Negotiable (+ High equity)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £68000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on exprerience)
Posted: 25 days ago