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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Remote Sensing
Rank 947 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Remote Sensing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

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
43136 42020 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.19% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34627 33971 32737
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Remote Sensing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Remote Sensing Salary Histogram in the UK

Remote Sensing
Top 8 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 5 February 2016. 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 - 2 £60,000 -
England - 2 £42,500 -
Scotland - 2 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

Remote Sensing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (37.50%) PhD
3 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
3 3 (37.50%) Business Development
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) R
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) ESRI
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) VHDL
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Remote Sensing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) GIS
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) QGIS
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (12.50%) Riak
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) GIS Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Research Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Sales Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) ArcObjects
1 1 (12.50%) PostGIS
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) VHDL
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Linked Data
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Semantic Web
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Channel Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) PhD
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ESRI
2 1 (12.50%) Agilent
2 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
2 1 (12.50%) Mentor Graphics