Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 285 236
Rank change year-on-year +27 -49 +26
Permanent jobs citing GIS 17 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.090% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 0.26% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 17
Manchester median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +57.14% -37.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,650 £31,507
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £48,199
North West median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.73% +37.50% -27.27%

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 2,430 2,694 2,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.36% 34.62% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,094 2,326 1,832
Manchester median annual salary £44,471 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.18% - +4.03%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018. 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 - 2 - - 1
GIS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GIS.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) JSF
6 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
6 4 (23.53%) Process Management
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Fujitsu
6 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) QlikView
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared

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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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (17.65%) SAS
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (11.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (23.53%) QlikView
2 3 (17.65%) Power BI
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (11.76%) Spatial Data
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Development Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Integration Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) EDI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) JSF
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) EDI
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) KML
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Image Processing
2 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Process Management
2 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
2 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SAS Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Fujitsu
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Tableau
3 3 (17.65%) Cognos
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Mapinfo
4 2 (11.76%) SAP