The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 127 136
Permanent jobs citing GIS 0 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.31% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Median salary - £38,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% -1.17%  

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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 320 606 534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 25.70% 31.16% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 234 544 460
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

GIS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS in Reading.

Salary trend for GIS in Reading

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
1 1 (100.00%) GeoServer
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI