Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 84 115
Rank change year-on-year +41 +31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 65 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.21% 2.25% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.76% 5.64% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 10 2
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,563 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +20.47% -27.37%
10th Percentile £31,945 £34,886 £27,650
90th Percentile £54,783 £42,841 £41,350
South West median annual salary £42,029 £41,626 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.97% +0.30% +3.75%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 366 443 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.99% 39.84% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 258 369 381
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £55,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in Somerset

Geospatial Data
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Geospatial Data in Somerset

Geospatial Data
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Geospatial Data in Somerset

Geospatial Data
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Geospatial Data within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 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
Taunton +5 63 £42,029 +1.12%
Geospatial Data
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 58 (89.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) GIS
2 42 (64.62%) Data Protection Act
2 42 (64.62%) Data Protection
3 35 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 31 (47.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (43.08%) C#
6 26 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
7 25 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 21 (32.31%) Scrum
9 20 (30.77%) Data Science
9 20 (30.77%) Thought Leadership
10 19 (29.23%) .NET
11 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
12 17 (26.15%) Hadoop
13 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (24.62%) Java
14 15 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
14 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
15 13 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
16 12 (18.46%) Big Data
16 12 (18.46%) ArchiMate
16 12 (18.46%) TOGAF
17 10 (15.38%) User Stories
18 9 (13.85%) SpecFlow
18 9 (13.85%) DevOps
18 9 (13.85%) Acceptance Criteria
18 9 (13.85%) Exploratory Testing
18 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio

Geospatial Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.54%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (64.62%) GIS
2 17 (26.15%) Hadoop
3 12 (18.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
1 9 (13.85%) SpecFlow
1 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.69%) JMeter
2 5 (7.69%) Selenium
2 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Architect
2 12 (18.46%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Lead Software Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Test Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Data Scientist
5 7 (10.77%) Java Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Automation Test Expert
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Data Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Designer
8 1 (1.54%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (1.54%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.15%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (64.62%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (89.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) Data Protection
3 35 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 31 (47.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (32.31%) Scrum
6 20 (30.77%) Data Science
6 20 (30.77%) Thought Leadership
7 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
8 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 13 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (18.46%) ArchiMate
11 12 (18.46%) TOGAF
12 10 (15.38%) User Stories
13 9 (13.85%) Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (13.85%) BDD
13 9 (13.85%) DevOps
13 9 (13.85%) Exploratory Testing
13 9 (13.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) C#
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) Python
4 6 (9.23%) Scala
5 5 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 5 (7.69%) R
5 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 5 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
2 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) HDFS