Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 257 275
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -4
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.061% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 1.15% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 13
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% +8.11%
North West median annual salary £42,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -37.04% +50.00% -10.00%

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 2,064 2,429 2,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.59% 33.17% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,806 2,079 2,329
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

GIS
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

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 17 February 2019, 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 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Alteryx
1 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Spatial Data
1 2 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Research Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Alteryx