Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 113 102
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.53% 0.15% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 0.39% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% -18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,125 £43,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £42,375 £51,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 522 511 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 39.22% 38.36% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 447 452 398
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,127 £38,648
% change year-on-year -0.32% +3.83% +3.06%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Somerset

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Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for GIS in Somerset

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Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in Somerset

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Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Street - 4 £45,000 -
Bath -11 3 £52,500 +35.48%
GIS
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for GIS.

1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Nintex
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) ESRI
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) React
3 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) PostGIS
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) ES6
4 2 (28.57%) Bluemix
4 2 (28.57%) OpenLayers
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Bluemix
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365 Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) React
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) OpenLayers
2 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
2 2 (28.57%) PostGIS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) ES6
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) ESRI
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Nintex
2 2 (28.57%) IBM