Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 913 1035 1134
Rank change year-on-year +122 +99 +46
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 192 147 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.087% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.29% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 133 122 53
England median annual salary £42,029 £46,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.13% -22.92% +26.32%
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,000 £27,525
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £42,029 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.60% -25.00% +33.33%

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 42,533 50,989 52,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.73% 30.31% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35,100 42,408 44,898
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,444 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,165 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.61% - +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +60 64 £45,000 - 10
South West +43 57 £42,029 +0.97% 9
London +85 47 £48,000 -4.00% 3
North of England +42 12 £40,000 -14.45% 3
East of England -18 6 £50,000 +35.14% 6
North West - 6 £40,000 -
Midlands +36 4 £27,559 -41.98% 3
Yorkshire +17 3 £40,000 +56.86% 3
North East +8 3 £40,000 -41.19%
West Midlands - 3 £27,529 - 2
East Midlands +23 1 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Geospatial Data
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 101 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (47.40%) Big Data
3 67 (34.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (30.21%) SQL
5 53 (27.60%) GIS
5 53 (27.60%) Software Engineering
6 50 (26.04%) Python
7 47 (24.48%) Degree
8 43 (22.40%) Hadoop
8 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
9 42 (21.88%) C#
10 39 (20.31%) .NET
11 37 (19.27%) Mentoring
12 36 (18.75%) Project Management
13 34 (17.71%) Test Automation
14 32 (16.67%) Java
14 32 (16.67%) DevOps
15 31 (16.15%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (16.15%) Security Cleared
16 30 (15.63%) Cosmos DB
17 29 (15.10%) Coaching
18 27 (14.06%) Data Modelling
18 27 (14.06%) Apache Spark
18 27 (14.06%) Analytics
18 27 (14.06%) Data Analytics
19 26 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
19 26 (13.54%) Data Protection
20 25 (13.02%) SC Cleared
20 25 (13.02%) Open Source

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 27 (14.06%) Apache Spark
2 24 (12.50%) Apache
3 21 (10.94%) ArcGIS
4 18 (9.38%) Apache Solr
5 8 (4.17%) GeoServer
6 6 (3.13%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.56%) Confluence
7 3 (1.56%) WordPress
8 2 (1.04%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.52%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.60%) InVision
3 3 (1.56%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) ArchiCAD
5 1 (0.52%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.52%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 67 (34.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (12.50%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 14 (7.29%) Azure Functions
4 14 (7.29%) Serverless
5 13 (6.77%) SaaS
6 10 (5.21%) Azure Machine Learning
6 10 (5.21%) PaaS
7 6 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (2.08%) Office 365
9 3 (1.56%) G Suite
10 1 (0.52%) GitHub
10 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) Broadband
2 7 (3.65%) Network Security
3 5 (2.60%) Firewall
3 5 (2.60%) SCCP
4 4 (2.08%) Internet
5 2 (1.04%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) DHCP
6 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (47.40%) Big Data
2 53 (27.60%) GIS
3 43 (22.40%) Hadoop
4 30 (15.63%) Cosmos DB
5 26 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 24 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 24 (12.50%) Data Lake
7 16 (8.33%) NoSQL
8 15 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (7.81%) MongoDB
8 15 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (5.73%) SQL Server
10 10 (5.21%) QGIS
10 10 (5.21%) Spatial Data
11 8 (4.17%) HDInsight
11 8 (4.17%) Relational Database
12 7 (3.65%) DB2
13 6 (3.13%) Impala
13 6 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (9.90%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (6.77%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.65%) Aptana Studio
6 5 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.08%) Hudson
7 4 (2.08%) RStudio
7 4 (2.08%) Selenium
7 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.56%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.56%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.04%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.04%) ERwin
9 2 (1.04%) FishEye
9 2 (1.04%) GitLab
9 2 (1.04%) JIRA
9 2 (1.04%) NUnit
9 2 (1.04%) Subversion
9 2 (1.04%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (4.17%) Games
2 6 (3.13%) Finance
3 5 (2.60%) Marketing
4 4 (2.08%) Legal
5 3 (1.56%) Electronics
5 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (15.10%) Architect
1 29 (15.10%) Consultant
2 25 (13.02%) Software Engineer
3 21 (10.94%) Developer
4 18 (9.38%) Analyst
5 17 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 12 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
7 10 (5.21%) Security Analyst
8 7 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 7 (3.65%) Data Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Java Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Senior Architect
8 7 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (3.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.65%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.13%) Incident Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.31%) .NET
2 24 (12.50%) Kafka
3 17 (8.85%) CSS
3 17 (8.85%) HTML
4 13 (6.77%) PostGIS
5 10 (5.21%) JSON
5 10 (5.21%) SAML
5 10 (5.21%) WPF
6 9 (4.69%) Middleware
7 7 (3.65%) Leaflet
7 7 (3.65%) Node.js
7 7 (3.65%) OpenLayers
7 7 (3.65%) REST
8 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.60%) GeoJSON
9 5 (2.60%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.60%) Spring Boot
10 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.94%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.38%) Public Cloud
3 17 (8.85%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.81%) Smart City
6 10 (5.21%) Social Media
6 10 (5.21%) User Experience
7 9 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (2.08%) Cloud Native
10 4 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.56%) Acoustics
11 3 (1.56%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.56%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.56%) Tandem
12 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.02%) Windows
2 24 (12.50%) Linux
3 5 (2.60%) Android
3 5 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.60%) Software Engineering
3 37 (19.27%) Mentoring
4 36 (18.75%) Project Management
5 34 (17.71%) Test Automation
6 32 (16.67%) DevOps
7 31 (16.15%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (15.10%) Coaching
9 27 (14.06%) Analytics
9 27 (14.06%) Data Analytics
9 27 (14.06%) Data Modelling
10 26 (13.54%) Data Protection
11 25 (13.02%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (13.02%) Open Source
12 24 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
13 23 (11.98%) SDLC
13 23 (11.98%) TDD
14 22 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (11.46%) Data Analysis
15 21 (10.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.21%) SQL
2 50 (26.04%) Python
3 42 (21.88%) C#
4 32 (16.67%) Java
5 23 (11.98%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.38%) C
7 9 (4.69%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.13%) C++
9 5 (2.60%) Java 8
10 3 (1.56%) R
10 3 (1.56%) Scala
11 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.52%) ES6
12 1 (0.52%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (24.48%) Degree
2 31 (16.15%) Security Cleared
3 25 (13.02%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.85%) DV Cleared
5 13 (6.77%) CISM
5 13 (6.77%) CISSP
6 12 (6.25%) SSCP
7 11 (5.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.52%) CISA
10 1 (0.52%) CRISC
10 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.81%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (3.13%) GDPR
5 4 (2.08%) GxP
6 3 (1.56%) QA
7 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 12 (6.25%) Docker
2 6 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (10.94%) Puppet
1 21 (10.94%) Terraform
2 7 (3.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.50%) Databricks
3 23 (11.98%) Oracle
4 20 (10.42%) ESRI
5 10 (5.21%) Mapinfo
6 6 (3.13%) Google
7 5 (2.60%) Xamarin
8 4 (2.08%) Luciad
8 4 (2.08%) Palantir
8 4 (2.08%) Tableau
8 4 (2.08%) Talend
9 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.56%) Xero
10 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.04%) Vectorworks
11 1 (0.52%) Twitter