Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 44 86
Rank change year-on-year -13 +42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 27 65 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 3.12% 6.00% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.38% 16.71% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 9
Median annual salary £43,000 £42,029 £41,626
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% +0.97% +20.66%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,945 £38,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,783 £42,841
South West median annual salary £49,261 £42,029 £41,626
% change year-on-year +17.21% +0.97% +0.91%

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 260 389 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.02% 35.89% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 223 276 397
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,200
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,626
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.30%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in Somerset

Geospatial Data
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Geospatial Data in Somerset.

Salary trend for Geospatial Data in Somerset

Geospatial Data
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Geospatial Data in Somerset over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 -3 22 £43,000 +2.31%
Portishead - 5 - -
Geospatial Data
South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 7 (25.93%) AWS
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Core
6 6 (22.22%) User Experience
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (22.22%) Office 365
7 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Azure
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
7 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Docker
7 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) GIS
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
7 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
7 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
7 5 (18.52%) Master's Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Police
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET

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 4 (14.81%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Office 365
3 5 (18.52%) Azure
4 3 (11.11%) Serverless
5 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.70%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) GIS
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Power BI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Police
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Coordinator
2 5 (18.52%) Incident Coordinator
2 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Coordinator
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (14.81%) AWS Developer
3 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) .NET Core
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.11%) Deep Learning
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (7.41%) Data Science
5 2 (7.41%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) Master's Degree
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft