Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 295 239
Rank change year-on-year +24 -56 +16
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.037% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.11% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 21
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,507
90th Percentile £72,500 £37,500 £48,199
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +32.18% +12.99%

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 2,341 2,791 2,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.17% 34.15% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,072 2,414 2,017
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,375 £62,500 £58,750
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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GIS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Mapinfo
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) KML
3 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

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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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Research Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) KML
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft