Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 108 114
Rank change year-on-year +40 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 18 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.10% 0.91% 0.076%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.98% 2.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Somerset median annual salary £39,515 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.81% +39.71% +41.67%
10th Percentile £24,856 £33,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £43,244 £51,250 £37,000
South West median annual salary £42,029 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.60% +5.88% -10.53%

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 301 465 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.12% 35.25% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 251 382 408
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £30,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 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
Taunton +14 18 £39,515 -16.81% 7
Geospatial Data
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) WPF
4 7 (38.89%) System Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
5 6 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) People Management
7 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
7 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Python

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 3 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) GIS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Trainee
3 3 (16.67%) Trainee Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (55.56%) WPF
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) System Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
7 3 (16.67%) People Management
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
9 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix