The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Remote Sensing in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Remote Sensing 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
Remote Sensing
Rank 891 874 894
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Remote Sensing 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Remote Sensing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Remote Sensing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Remote Sensing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK.

Remote Sensing Salary Trend in the UK

Remote Sensing
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -9 11 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands - 6 - -
Birmingham - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 £42,500 -
South East - 5 £42,500 -

Remote Sensing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Remote Sensing 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 Remote Sensing.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Project Management
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
6 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 6 (37.50%) Telematics
6 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) MCSD
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
7 5 (31.25%) HDFS

Remote Sensing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Remote Sensing 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 Remote Sensing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data
3 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) Hudson
2 5 (31.25%) Bugzilla
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) GIS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) GWT
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) Servlets
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
3 6 (37.50%) Telematics
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
4 5 (31.25%) GIS
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Physics
6 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Workflow
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
5 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCSD
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft