Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 320 306
Rank change year-on-year +31 -14 +46
Permanent jobs citing GIS 18 12 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.11% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.36% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 19
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £72,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.38% +163.64% -31.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £84,000 £77,500 £44,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +9.20% +2.35%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2862 3322 4431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.04% 29.71% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2480 2893 3682
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,975 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,975
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for GIS in Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in Yorkshire

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Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +22 10 £72,500 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +17 1 £40,000 +6.67%
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England

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

1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) R
4 4 (22.22%) SAP EWM
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Big Data
4 4 (22.22%) RedPrairie
4 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) JDA
4 4 (22.22%) Epicor
4 4 (22.22%) QAD
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Logistics
5 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) PostGIS
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Pandas

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (5.56%) ArcGIS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (22.22%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Head of Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Head of Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) Head of Supply Chain
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) PostGIS
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Django
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) NumPy
2 2 (11.11%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 4 (22.22%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Product Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Optimisation
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) R
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Epicor
1 4 (22.22%) JDA
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) QAD
1 4 (22.22%) RedPrairie
1 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Capita
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI