Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 142 148
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.045% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £36,250 £29,425
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.17% +23.19% -60.77%
10th Percentile £45,000 £30,625 £26,848
90th Percentile £53,000 £46,875 £30,903
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £28,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +60.71% -39.13% +2.22%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 919 925 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.72% 41.39% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 690 551 393
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +7.50%

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Glasgow

GIS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for GIS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com