The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 563 572
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 60 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 0.66% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 51
Median salary £55,000 £53,230 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.32% +1.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,752 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £74,750 £62,500
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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10266 13298 13060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.30% 31.28% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8907 11620 11222
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

GIS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GIS in London

GIS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in London

GIS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the London 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
Croydon - 7 - - 6
City of London +25 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
GIS
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for GIS.

1 75 (35.71%) SQL
2 67 (31.90%) Degree
3 59 (28.10%) JavaScript
4 55 (26.19%) Analytics
5 53 (25.24%) Python
6 46 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (20.95%) Finance
8 43 (20.48%) Hadoop
9 42 (20.00%) ETL
10 39 (18.57%) Risk Management
11 37 (17.62%) Windows
11 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
12 36 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 36 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
13 34 (16.19%) Elasticsearch
14 32 (15.24%) MongoDB
14 32 (15.24%) Neo4j
14 32 (15.24%) Big Data
15 31 (14.76%) Machine Learning
15 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
16 30 (14.29%) Project Management
16 30 (14.29%) R
16 30 (14.29%) Scala
17 29 (13.81%) Apache Spark
17 29 (13.81%) Java
18 28 (13.33%) Open Source
19 27 (12.86%) Security Cleared
19 27 (12.86%) Algorithms
19 27 (12.86%) IT Strategy

GIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 34 (16.19%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (13.81%) Apache Spark
3 12 (5.71%) ArcGIS
4 9 (4.29%) Apache
5 7 (3.33%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (3.33%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.33%) Luigi
5 7 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (2.38%) Smallworld
7 4 (1.90%) Confluence
7 4 (1.90%) GeoServer
7 4 (1.90%) SAS
7 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.95%) nginx
8 2 (0.95%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.48%) Drupal
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.05%) MS Office
3 10 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.90%) SPSS
6 2 (0.95%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (2.38%) SAP PM
2 2 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.95%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (5.71%) DNS
3 11 (5.24%) DMZ
3 11 (5.24%) Firewall
3 11 (5.24%) Network Security
4 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 2 (0.95%) NAS
4 2 (0.95%) SSH
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.48%) FTP
5 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.48%) SMTP
5 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.48%) Hadoop
2 32 (15.24%) Big Data
2 32 (15.24%) MongoDB
2 32 (15.24%) Neo4j
3 26 (12.38%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (9.05%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (7.14%) MySQL
6 15 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 13 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.38%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.38%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.90%) QGIS
12 3 (1.43%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (1.43%) QlikView
13 2 (0.95%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) ClearCase
1 7 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.95%) CircleCI
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (20.95%) Finance
2 19 (9.05%) Banking
3 13 (6.19%) Legal
4 12 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 11 (5.24%) Retail
6 6 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.90%) Games
8 4 (1.90%) Marketing
9 3 (1.43%) Advertising
10 2 (0.95%) Law
11 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Military
11 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (20.00%) Developer
2 29 (13.81%) Analyst
3 24 (11.43%) Data Engineer
4 17 (8.10%) Architect
5 15 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.19%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (5.71%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.81%) GIS Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.57%) React
2 17 (8.10%) .NET
3 15 (7.14%) Web Services
4 14 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (6.67%) Flask
4 14 (6.67%) LAMP
5 13 (6.19%) Node.js
5 13 (6.19%) OpenLayers
6 12 (5.71%) CSS
6 12 (5.71%) Google Maps API
7 11 (5.24%) HTML
7 11 (5.24%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (3.81%) Ajax
9 8 (3.81%) Leaflet
9 8 (3.81%) XML
10 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET
10 7 (3.33%) J2EE
10 7 (3.33%) JSF
10 7 (3.33%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
3 27 (12.86%) Algorithms
4 12 (5.71%) Cyber Attack
4 12 (5.71%) Cybercrime
5 11 (5.24%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.29%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (4.29%) User Experience
7 5 (2.38%) SCADA
8 4 (1.90%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.95%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.48%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.62%) Windows
2 27 (12.86%) Linux
3 19 (9.05%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.71%) Unix
6 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) CentOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.19%) Analytics
2 42 (20.00%) ETL
3 39 (18.57%) Risk Management
4 36 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (14.76%) Machine Learning
6 30 (14.29%) Project Management
7 28 (13.33%) Open Source
8 27 (12.86%) IT Strategy
9 24 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 23 (10.95%) Information Security
10 23 (10.95%) Mathematics
11 22 (10.48%) Change Management
11 22 (10.48%) Data Analysis
11 22 (10.48%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (10.00%) Data Architecture
13 20 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (9.52%) Statistics
13 20 (9.52%) TDD
14 19 (9.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (35.71%) SQL
2 59 (28.10%) JavaScript
3 53 (25.24%) Python
4 30 (14.29%) R
4 30 (14.29%) Scala
5 29 (13.81%) Java
6 18 (8.57%) C
7 17 (8.10%) C#
8 14 (6.67%) Perl
9 11 (5.24%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.33%) Go
10 7 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.86%) PHP
12 4 (1.90%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.95%) VB
13 2 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (31.90%) Degree
2 27 (12.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 18 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 15 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (4.29%) Chartered Engineer
6 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.38%) CISA
7 5 (2.38%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.90%) ISEB
8 4 (1.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.90%) PhD
9 2 (0.95%) MCITP
9 2 (0.95%) MCP
9 2 (0.95%) MCSE
10 1 (0.48%) CISM
10 1 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.90%) ISO22301
3 2 (0.95%) PMO
3 2 (0.95%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.48%) EMIR
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.38%) Docker
3 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.95%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (7.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 11 (5.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.38%) Ansible
4 2 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.86%) Google
3 24 (11.43%) Oracle
4 13 (6.19%) ESRI
5 11 (5.24%) Intel
5 11 (5.24%) Palantir
6 9 (4.29%) Lumension
7 8 (3.81%) SAP
8 7 (3.33%) Fujitsu
8 7 (3.33%) Sophos
9 6 (2.86%) Tableau
10 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.90%) RapidMiner
12 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.95%) Cisco
13 2 (0.95%) Dell
13 2 (0.95%) Mapinfo
13 2 (0.95%) NetApp
13 2 (0.95%) VMware
London
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + potential equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 9 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: 17 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago