Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Geospatial Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Geospatial Data over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 926 1027 1110
Rank change year-on-year +101 +83 +43
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 191 149 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.091% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 120 86
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £85,625
UK median annual salary £42,265 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year -0.55% -0.58% -5.00%

Geospatial Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 45,305 49,660 52,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.50% 30.35% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37,143 41,196 45,619
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Geospatial Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in England

Geospatial Data
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in England.

Salary trend for Geospatial Data in England

Geospatial Data
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Geospatial Data in England

Geospatial Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Geospatial Data within the England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 69 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South West +21 52 £42,029 -11.52% 7
London +57 46 £38,000 -24.00% 5
North of England +20 12 £40,000 -14.45% 3
Midlands +24 6 £38,250 -19.47% 4
North West - 6 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 4
East of England -23 4 £55,000 +14.58% 2
Yorkshire +23 3 £40,000 +56.86%
North East -10 3 £40,000 -41.19%
East Midlands -13 1 £31,500 -33.68%
Geospatial Data
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Geospatial Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 102 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (48.17%) Big Data
3 72 (37.70%) SQL
4 70 (36.65%) GIS
5 69 (36.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 63 (32.98%) Microsoft
7 58 (30.37%) Python
8 48 (25.13%) Software Engineering
9 45 (23.56%) .NET
10 43 (22.51%) Degree
11 42 (21.99%) C#
12 38 (19.90%) Windows
12 38 (19.90%) Linux
12 38 (19.90%) Mentoring
13 35 (18.32%) DevOps
14 34 (17.80%) Project Management
15 33 (17.28%) JavaScript
15 33 (17.28%) Visual Studio
15 33 (17.28%) Security Cleared
15 33 (17.28%) Hadoop
16 32 (16.75%) SDLC
17 30 (15.71%) Cosmos DB
17 30 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (15.71%) Analytics
18 29 (15.18%) Coaching
19 28 (14.66%) Data Analytics
19 28 (14.66%) Open Source
19 28 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (14.14%) Java
20 27 (14.14%) Data Warehouse

Geospatial Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (13.61%) Apache
2 25 (13.09%) ArcGIS
3 24 (12.57%) Apache Spark
4 21 (10.99%) Apache Solr
5 10 (5.24%) GeoServer
6 9 (4.71%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.57%) Confluence
8 3 (1.57%) WordPress
9 2 (1.05%) IIS
9 2 (1.05%) JBoss
9 2 (1.05%) Jupyter
9 2 (1.05%) WildFly
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.52%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) InVision
1 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 69 (36.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (13.61%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 16 (8.38%) Azure Functions
4 16 (8.38%) SaaS
4 16 (8.38%) Serverless
5 14 (7.33%) Azure Machine Learning
6 13 (6.81%) PaaS
7 6 (3.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.62%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (2.09%) Office 365
10 3 (1.57%) G Suite
10 3 (1.57%) GitHub
11 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) Firewall
1 7 (3.66%) SCCP
2 6 (3.14%) Broadband
3 5 (2.62%) Internet
4 4 (2.09%) Network Security
5 3 (1.57%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) HTTP
6 2 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.52%) DHCP
7 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.52%) FTP
7 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (48.17%) Big Data
2 70 (36.65%) GIS
3 33 (17.28%) Hadoop
4 30 (15.71%) Cosmos DB
5 27 (14.14%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (13.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 26 (13.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 26 (13.61%) Data Lake
7 22 (11.52%) NoSQL
8 21 (10.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (10.99%) MongoDB
9 16 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (6.28%) SQL Server
11 11 (5.76%) QGIS
11 11 (5.76%) Spatial Data
12 9 (4.71%) Apache Hive
12 9 (4.71%) Impala
13 8 (4.19%) Neo4j
13 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
14 7 (3.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (17.28%) Visual Studio
2 26 (13.61%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (10.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (5.76%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.66%) Aptana Studio
7 6 (3.14%) JIRA
8 4 (2.09%) RStudio
8 4 (2.09%) Subversion
9 3 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.57%) Selenium
9 3 (1.57%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.05%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.05%) FishEye
10 2 (1.05%) GitLab
10 2 (1.05%) Gradle
10 2 (1.05%) Hudson
10 2 (1.05%) JUnit
10 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.05%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (8.90%) Military
2 6 (3.14%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Games
2 6 (3.14%) Marketing
3 3 (1.57%) Electronics
3 3 (1.57%) Legal
3 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Billing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (20.42%) Developer
2 27 (14.14%) Architect
3 24 (12.57%) Consultant
3 24 (12.57%) Software Engineer
4 18 (9.42%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (8.38%) Analyst
6 11 (5.76%) Senior Architect
6 11 (5.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.71%) Azure Developer
8 8 (4.19%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (4.19%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (3.66%) Integration Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Security Architect
9 7 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.14%) Build Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) GIS Developer
10 6 (3.14%) Incident Coordinator
10 6 (3.14%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.56%) .NET
2 25 (13.09%) WPF
3 22 (11.52%) Kafka
4 20 (10.47%) HTML
5 18 (9.42%) CSS
6 16 (8.38%) WinForms
7 14 (7.33%) .NET Framework
8 13 (6.81%) JSON
8 13 (6.81%) PostGIS
8 13 (6.81%) SAML
9 12 (6.28%) OpenLayers
10 11 (5.76%) GStreamer
10 11 (5.76%) REST
11 10 (5.24%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.71%) Middleware
13 8 (4.19%) React
14 7 (3.66%) GeoJSON
14 7 (3.66%) Leaflet
14 7 (3.66%) Natural Language Processing
14 7 (3.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.14%) Management Information System
2 22 (11.52%) Public Cloud
3 17 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.85%) Smart City
5 10 (5.24%) Cloud Native
5 10 (5.24%) Social Media
6 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.19%) User Experience
7 5 (2.62%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.62%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.09%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.57%) Acoustics
9 3 (1.57%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.57%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.57%) Tandem
9 3 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.05%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.90%) Linux
1 38 (19.90%) Windows
2 5 (2.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.09%) Android
3 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.13%) Software Engineering
3 38 (19.90%) Mentoring
4 35 (18.32%) DevOps
5 34 (17.80%) Project Management
6 32 (16.75%) SDLC
7 30 (15.71%) Analytics
8 29 (15.18%) Coaching
9 28 (14.66%) Data Analytics
9 28 (14.66%) Open Source
9 28 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (13.09%) Machine Learning
10 25 (13.09%) TDD
11 24 (12.57%) Data Modelling
12 22 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.95%) Scrum
14 18 (9.42%) Data Analysis
15 15 (7.85%) OO
16 14 (7.33%) Artificial Intelligence
16 14 (7.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.70%) SQL
2 58 (30.37%) Python
3 42 (21.99%) C#
4 33 (17.28%) JavaScript
5 27 (14.14%) Java
6 22 (11.52%) C
6 22 (11.52%) C++
7 11 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.62%) Java 8
9 4 (2.09%) VC++
10 3 (1.57%) R
11 2 (1.05%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.05%) Groovy
11 2 (1.05%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) ES6
12 1 (0.52%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
12 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (22.51%) Degree
2 33 (17.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.85%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.76%) CISM
5 11 (5.76%) CISSP
5 11 (5.76%) SSCP
6 5 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.76%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (5.76%) Data Quality
1 11 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.62%) GDPR
3 4 (2.09%) GxP
3 4 (2.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.81%) Docker
3 6 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.05%) HDFS
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.95%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (9.95%) Puppet
1 19 (9.95%) Terraform
2 6 (3.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.09%) Kibana
4 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.52%) SCCM
4 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.61%) ESRI
3 25 (13.09%) Oracle
4 22 (11.52%) Databricks
5 10 (5.24%) Mapinfo
6 5 (2.62%) Google
6 5 (2.62%) Tableau
6 5 (2.62%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.09%) Luciad
7 4 (2.09%) Palantir
7 4 (2.09%) Talend
8 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.57%) Xero
9 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.05%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.52%) Brocade
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix
10 1 (0.52%) IBM
10 1 (0.52%) Twitter
10 1 (0.52%) VMware