Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1017 1122 1162
Rank change year-on-year +105 +40 -52
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 144 65 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.037% 0.053%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 117 51 72
England median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +26.32% +35.71%
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -20.83% +29.73% +32.14%

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 50590 51992 63813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.31% 29.73% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42079 44855 54450
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
East of England +51 52 £37,000 -26.73%
South West +37 34 £41,626 +1.53% 2
South East +67 25 £46,250 -33.93% 3
London +21 25 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Midlands +27 5 £47,500 +23.38% 1
East Midlands +18 5 £47,500 +18.75%
North of England -5 2 £46,757 +87.03% 1
Yorkshire +36 1 £25,500 +2.00% 1
North East - 1 £68,014 -
Geospatial Data
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Geospatial Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 68 (47.22%) GIS
2 56 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.56%) HTML
3 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 42 (29.17%) CSS
5 41 (28.47%) Software Engineering
6 40 (27.78%) Mobile App
7 39 (27.08%) Degree
8 37 (25.69%) Management Information System
9 35 (24.31%) User Experience
10 29 (20.14%) GitHub
10 29 (20.14%) Open Source
11 26 (18.06%) NoSQL
11 26 (18.06%) Data Modelling
12 25 (17.36%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (17.36%) Algorithms
13 24 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 23 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (15.97%) Web Development
15 22 (15.28%) Blog
15 22 (15.28%) Visualisation
15 22 (15.28%) Project Management
15 22 (15.28%) Coaching
16 21 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
16 21 (14.58%) SQL
17 20 (13.89%) Security Cleared
17 20 (13.89%) Data Analysis
17 20 (13.89%) Ruby
18 19 (13.19%) Ruby on Rails
18 19 (13.19%) TOGAF

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 8 (5.56%) ArcGIS
2 6 (4.17%) CMS
3 4 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.78%) GeoServer
3 4 (2.78%) SAS
3 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.39%) Apache
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) WildFly
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.69%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.08%) SPSS
5 2 (1.39%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.69%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.69%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.14%) GitHub
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.78%) SaaS
5 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.69%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) DNS
1 3 (2.08%) FTP
2 2 (1.39%) Firewall
2 2 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.69%) Network Security
3 1 (0.69%) SMS
3 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (47.22%) GIS
2 26 (18.06%) NoSQL
3 25 (17.36%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (13.19%) Big Data
5 10 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.25%) Spatial Data
6 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.17%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.17%) Data Mining
9 6 (4.17%) MySQL
10 5 (3.47%) QGIS
11 4 (2.78%) BigQuery
11 4 (2.78%) Power BI
11 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.08%) Impala
12 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Bitbucket
2 5 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.39%) Gradle
4 2 (1.39%) JIRA
4 2 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.69%) JMeter
5 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.86%) Marketing
3 3 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Local Government
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (32.64%) Developer
2 22 (15.28%) Architect
3 19 (13.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 18 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 18 (12.50%) Designer
5 17 (11.81%) Senior Architect
6 16 (11.11%) Mobile Designer
6 16 (11.11%) Mobile UX Designer
6 16 (11.11%) UX Designer
6 16 (11.11%) Web Applications Designer
6 16 (11.11%) Web Designer
7 15 (10.42%) Senior Data Architect
8 13 (9.03%) Consultant
9 10 (6.94%) Administrator
10 9 (6.25%) Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Data Scientist
11 7 (4.86%) GIS Consultant
12 6 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.17%) Report Developer
12 6 (4.17%) Senior GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.56%) HTML
2 42 (29.17%) CSS
3 19 (13.19%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (8.33%) REST
5 11 (7.64%) Node.js
6 10 (6.94%) Web Services
7 8 (5.56%) PostGIS
8 7 (4.86%) HTML5
8 7 (4.86%) XML
9 6 (4.17%) Google Maps API
9 6 (4.17%) RESTful
9 6 (4.17%) WebSockets
10 5 (3.47%) .NET
11 4 (2.78%) MEAN Stack
12 3 (2.08%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.08%) D3.js
12 3 (2.08%) J2EE
12 3 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
12 3 (2.08%) TensorFlow
12 3 (2.08%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 37 (25.69%) Management Information System
3 35 (24.31%) User Experience
4 25 (17.36%) Algorithms
5 23 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (15.28%) Blog
7 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.39%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) CCTV
10 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.69%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) Linux
3 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.47%) Software Engineering
3 29 (20.14%) Open Source
4 26 (18.06%) Data Modelling
5 24 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 23 (15.97%) Web Development
7 22 (15.28%) Coaching
7 22 (15.28%) Project Management
7 22 (15.28%) Visualisation
8 21 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
9 20 (13.89%) Data Analysis
10 19 (13.19%) Informatics
10 19 (13.19%) Machine Learning
10 19 (13.19%) TOGAF
11 18 (12.50%) Data Architecture
11 18 (12.50%) Scrum
12 16 (11.11%) Wireframes
13 15 (10.42%) Data Management
13 15 (10.42%) Rapid Prototyping
14 14 (9.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (14.58%) SQL
3 20 (13.89%) Ruby
4 18 (12.50%) Python
5 15 (10.42%) C
6 11 (7.64%) C#
6 11 (7.64%) Java
7 7 (4.86%) C++
8 6 (4.17%) R
9 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.08%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.39%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.39%) Groovy
12 2 (1.39%) VC++
13 1 (0.69%) Go
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (27.08%) Degree
2 20 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.42%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (7.64%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.08%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.56%) ESRI
2 8 (5.56%) Google
3 6 (4.17%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Mapinfo
5 3 (2.08%) BT
6 2 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.69%) Lagan
7 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.69%) WSO2