Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 861 1035 1074
Rank change year-on-year +174 +39 +84
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 210 133 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.080% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 108 52
England median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +11.11% -26.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% +9.76% -21.90%

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 38,544 50,936 48,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.05% 30.69% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31,741 42,679 41,958
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 West +61 81 £42,029 +0.97% 2
South East +76 66 £47,500 -5.00% 6
London +88 34 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England +77 25 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North of England +37 2 £29,000 -57.04% 1
Midlands +27 2 - -
West Midlands +24 2 - -
North East - 1 £29,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Geospatial Data
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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.

1 119 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (46.19%) GIS
3 68 (32.38%) C#
3 68 (32.38%) .NET
4 56 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 55 (26.19%) Degree
6 54 (25.71%) SQL
7 50 (23.81%) Data Protection
8 49 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 47 (22.38%) Security Cleared
10 46 (21.90%) Hadoop
10 46 (21.90%) Open Source
10 46 (21.90%) Big Data
11 44 (20.95%) DevOps
11 44 (20.95%) SC Cleared
11 44 (20.95%) Data Protection Act
12 40 (19.05%) Python
13 39 (18.57%) Test Automation
14 38 (18.10%) Git (software)
14 38 (18.10%) Scrum
15 37 (17.62%) Java
16 36 (17.14%) Visual Studio
16 36 (17.14%) Analytics
17 35 (16.67%) Apache
18 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
18 34 (16.19%) Mathematics
19 33 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
20 32 (15.24%) Data Analytics
21 31 (14.76%) Computer Science

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 35 (16.67%) Apache
2 29 (13.81%) Apache Spark
3 17 (8.10%) Apache Solr
4 16 (7.62%) ArcGIS
4 16 (7.62%) GeoServer
5 15 (7.14%) Confluence
6 14 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 11 (5.24%) Apache Pig
8 5 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.38%) nginx
9 4 (1.90%) ArcSDE
9 4 (1.90%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (1.43%) Jupyter
10 3 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.48%) IIS
11 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.43%) ArchiCAD
1 3 (1.43%) AutoCAD
1 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.43%) MicroStation
1 3 (1.43%) Revit
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 49 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (11.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 20 (9.52%) SaaS
5 15 (7.14%) Serverless
6 14 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory
6 14 (6.67%) Azure Functions
7 10 (4.76%) PaaS
8 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) Broadband
2 3 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.48%) 5G
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (46.19%) GIS
2 46 (21.90%) Big Data
2 46 (21.90%) Hadoop
3 33 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (14.76%) Cosmos DB
4 31 (14.76%) Data Lake
5 30 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 29 (13.81%) NoSQL
6 29 (13.81%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 22 (10.48%) SQL Server
9 17 (8.10%) Spatial Data
10 14 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (6.67%) MongoDB
11 11 (5.24%) Apache Hive
11 11 (5.24%) Impala
11 11 (5.24%) Neo4j
11 11 (5.24%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.29%) QGIS
13 6 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 36 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 30 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.62%) JIRA
4 16 (7.62%) TeamCity
5 15 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 14 (6.67%) Hudson
6 14 (6.67%) NUnit
6 14 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 13 (6.19%) JMeter
8 10 (4.76%) Maven
9 9 (4.29%) Cucumber
9 9 (4.29%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.81%) Selenium
11 6 (2.86%) JUnit
11 6 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.38%) Mockito
12 5 (2.38%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.43%) Gatling
13 3 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 25 (11.90%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Local Government
3 4 (1.90%) Marketing
4 3 (1.43%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (25.71%) Developer
2 32 (15.24%) Architect
3 22 (10.48%) C# Developer
4 21 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 16 (7.62%) Consultant
7 14 (6.67%) Java Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) Analyst
9 11 (5.24%) Lead Software Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Data Architect
11 9 (4.29%) Azure Developer
11 9 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (4.29%) Integration Developer
11 9 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Senior Test Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (32.38%) .NET
2 28 (13.33%) Kafka
3 23 (10.95%) WPF
4 22 (10.48%) Web Services
5 20 (9.52%) JSON
6 15 (7.14%) CSS
7 14 (6.67%) HTML
7 14 (6.67%) REST
8 12 (5.71%) OpenLayers
9 11 (5.24%) Apache NiFi
9 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.76%) RESTful
10 10 (4.76%) SAML
10 10 (4.76%) Spring
11 9 (4.29%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.29%) GeoJSON
11 9 (4.29%) jQuery
11 9 (4.29%) PostGIS
11 9 (4.29%) React
12 8 (3.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.95%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.10%) Android
1 17 (8.10%) Apple iOS
2 16 (7.62%) Linux
3 11 (5.24%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 50 (23.81%) Data Protection
4 46 (21.90%) Open Source
5 44 (20.95%) DevOps
6 39 (18.57%) Test Automation
7 38 (18.10%) Scrum
8 36 (17.14%) Analytics
9 34 (16.19%) Mathematics
10 33 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 32 (15.24%) Data Analytics
12 31 (14.76%) Computer Science
13 30 (14.29%) Data Science
14 29 (13.81%) Project Management
15 27 (12.86%) ETL
16 25 (11.90%) SDLC
17 24 (11.43%) Thought Leadership
18 23 (10.95%) Data Modelling
19 22 (10.48%) Unit Testing
20 21 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.38%) C#
2 54 (25.71%) SQL
3 40 (19.05%) Python
4 37 (17.62%) Java
5 29 (13.81%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.14%) C
7 13 (6.19%) C++
8 6 (2.86%) R
8 6 (2.86%) Ruby
8 6 (2.86%) Scala
9 5 (2.38%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.43%) PHP
11 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.48%) Java 8
13 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (26.19%) Degree
2 47 (22.38%) Security Cleared
3 44 (20.95%) SC Cleared
4 25 (11.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (6.19%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.81%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (2.86%) PhD
8 4 (1.90%) CISM
8 4 (1.90%) CISSP
8 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.90%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.43%) SSCP
10 1 (0.48%) CISA
10 1 (0.48%) CRISC
10 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.76%) QA
2 9 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.95%) GDPR
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (12.38%) Docker
2 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (10.00%) Puppet
1 21 (10.00%) Terraform
2 11 (5.24%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.29%) Databricks
3 22 (10.48%) Oracle
4 17 (8.10%) Xamarin
5 15 (7.14%) Atlassian
6 14 (6.67%) ESRI
7 8 (3.81%) Google
8 7 (3.33%) Mapbox
8 7 (3.33%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.43%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.48%) Adobe
10 1 (0.48%) Tableau
10 1 (0.48%) VMware