Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 266 252
Rank change year-on-year -16 -14 +21
Permanent jobs citing GIS 19 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.72% 0.58% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -22.73% +57.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £37,750 £39,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £49,950 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.94% -13.00% +25.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2645 2570 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.08% 34.40% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2284 2293 2064
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GIS in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in Manchester

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Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 13 - - 4
GIS
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GIS.

1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) Spatial Data
3 12 (63.16%) Software Delivery
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) RESTful
5 9 (47.37%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (36.84%) Open Source
6 7 (36.84%) Drupal
6 7 (36.84%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) PHP
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.79%) Coaching
11 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Spatial Data
2 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Management Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate IT Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Django
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) Software Delivery
4 9 (47.37%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (36.84%) Open Source
6 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.53%) Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Project Management
11 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft