The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 97 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% - 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.91% - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £41,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+48.21% -30.00%
ArcGIS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
307 254 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.56% 20.08% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 228 189 154
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,549
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the Edinburgh region.

ArcGIS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS.

1 11 (91.67%) GIS
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Information Management
2 6 (50.00%) ESRI
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Consultant
2 10 (83.33%) GIS Consultant
3 7 (58.33%) Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (50.00%) GIS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) RESTful
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Management
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ESRI