Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 284 268
Rank change year-on-year +30 -16 -8
Permanent jobs citing GIS 29 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.18% 0.100%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 0.52% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 5
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +15.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £37,525 £36,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £58,500
North West median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -10.00% -12.28%

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 2,432 2,678 2,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.23% 35.07% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,088 2,332 1,910
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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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 23 February 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 23 February 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 - 15 - -
GIS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 19 (65.52%) DevOps
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Scrum
4 12 (41.38%) Software Delivery
4 12 (41.38%) Spatial Data
4 12 (41.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 11 (37.93%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (37.93%) RESTful
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
6 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
7 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
7 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Service Management
8 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 5 (17.24%) Drupal
10 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g

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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 5 (17.24%) Drupal
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.90%) SAS
4 1 (3.45%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.90%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Spatial Data
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.90%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) QlikView
4 2 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Development Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Management Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) EDI Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Graduate
4 2 (6.90%) Graduate IT Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Developer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) RESTful
2 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) J2EE
5 4 (13.79%) JSF
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.90%) EDI
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.90%) Middleware
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) DevOps
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 12 (41.38%) Software Delivery
4 11 (37.93%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (24.14%) Open Source
5 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
6 6 (20.69%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Process Management
7 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
7 4 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Software Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) C
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau