The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 160 158 155
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.031% 0.030% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £27,588 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+52.24% -26.43%
ArcGIS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
726 697 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.21% 20.92% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 480 446
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ArcGIS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ArcGIS Salary Trend in Scotland

ArcGIS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (92.31%) GIS
2 6 (46.15%) Information Management
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) System Testing
2 6 (46.15%) RESTful
2 6 (46.15%) ESRI
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) ArcSDE

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) GIS Consultant
3 8 (61.54%) Developer
4 7 (53.85%) GIS Developer
5 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
1 6 (46.15%) RESTful
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) GIS
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Management
1 6 (46.15%) Web Development
1 6 (46.15%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) ESRI
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle