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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 177 177
Rank change year-on-year -27 0  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.072% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 1.16% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,598 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.29% -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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1440 1122 1186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 34.38% 31.97% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1006 1035
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

GIS
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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (66.67%) Drupal
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

GIS
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 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Leaflet
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Zend