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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Remote Sensing
Rank 947 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Remote Sensing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.002% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -

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
43770 44904 49470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.59% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35309 35400 39225
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,983
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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
Top 4 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 30 April 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
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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
Watford - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
England - 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

Remote Sensing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 3 (50.00%) R
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) PhD
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) QGIS
4 1 (16.67%) GeoServer
4 1 (16.67%) Agilent
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ESRI
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (16.67%) Riak
4 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Linked Data

Remote Sensing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) QGIS
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Riak
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) GIS Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Research Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ArcObjects
1 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) Linked Data
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) R
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Agilent
1 1 (16.67%) ESRI
1 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
1 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics