Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Geographic Information System (GIS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 135 138
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3 -11
Permanent jobs citing GIS 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% 0.092% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -9.71% +34.62%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 £52,250
Wales median annual salary £35,717 £39,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -9.58% -9.71% +34.62%

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 South Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 396 637 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.60% 29.15% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 369 575 599
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,100 £23,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for GIS in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cardiff +32 2 £37,500 -5.06% 1
GIS
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Serena
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Serena