The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 211 210 198
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 11 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.097% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 0.52% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 23
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.33% -25.00%
ArcGIS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1223 959 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.10% 18.66% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 812 899
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ArcGIS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ArcGIS Salary Trend in the South West

ArcGIS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

ArcGIS Salary Histogram in the South West

ArcGIS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gloucestershire - 8 £38,750 -
Wiltshire -5 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Bristol - 1 £30,000 -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (94.74%) ESRI
2 17 (89.47%) GIS
3 15 (78.95%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) .NET
4 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
5 13 (68.42%) Python
6 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
6 12 (63.16%) Open Source
7 11 (57.89%) Web Development
8 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
9 7 (36.84%) Business Development
9 7 (36.84%) Degree
9 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
10 6 (31.58%) Graphic Design
10 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
11 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
11 5 (26.32%) Data Management
11 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
11 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 3 (15.79%) CSS
12 3 (15.79%) SOAP
12 3 (15.79%) HTML
12 3 (15.79%) Java
12 3 (15.79%) Oracle
12 3 (15.79%) Ajax
12 3 (15.79%) Oracle Spatial
12 3 (15.79%) jQuery
13 2 (10.53%) PostGIS
13 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
13 2 (10.53%) WPF

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Consultant
2 13 (68.42%) GIS Consultant
3 9 (47.37%) Developer
4 8 (42.11%) GIS Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) PostGIS
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) GIS
2 12 (63.16%) Open Source
3 6 (31.58%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) NLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Web Development
2 7 (36.84%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) Uniface
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) ESRI
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo