Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ESRI ArcGIS
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 658 970 1106
Rank change year-on-year +312 +136 +45
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 30 99 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.072% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 88 58
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,650
90th Percentile £58,500 £76,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%

ArcGIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6,953 20,245 26,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.98% 14.70% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,734 16,203 21,597
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,951
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +10.00%

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ArcGIS.

Salary trend for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ArcGIS over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 6 months to 29 October 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
England +295 25 £47,500 +14.46% 7
UK excluding London +270 23 £45,000 +20.00% 8
South West +125 12 £49,000 +26.45% 1
London +248 6 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Work from Home +28 4 £31,000 -38.00% 1
South East +186 3 £42,500 +2.41% 2
Midlands +109 3 £31,000 -17.33%
Scotland +95 3 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands +90 3 £31,000 -17.33%
North West - 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 £30,120 -
North of England - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing ArcGIS 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 with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (50.00%) GIS
2 14 (46.67%) Python
3 13 (43.33%) ESRI
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
6 7 (23.33%) Degree
6 7 (23.33%) Geospatial Data
7 6 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 6 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) ETL
8 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 5 (16.67%) SOA
8 5 (16.67%) IBM
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.67%) Maximo
8 5 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3

ArcGIS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) ArcSDE
3 1 (3.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.33%) AutoCAD
2 4 (13.33%) SPSS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (16.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) GIS
2 7 (23.33%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) QGIS
3 5 (16.67%) Spatial Data
4 4 (13.33%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Military
1 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Data Scientist
3 4 (13.33%) GIS Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) GIS Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) GIS Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) CAD Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Geospatial Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) GIS Support
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering Support
6 1 (3.33%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) Anaconda
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (10.00%) Apache NiFi
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) CSS3
2 3 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) Pandas
4 1 (3.33%) KML
4 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
4 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
1 4 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
1 4 (13.33%) Linked Data
1 4 (13.33%) Semantic Web
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Content Management
5 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
5 4 (13.33%) Data Management
5 4 (13.33%) Information Management
5 4 (13.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Degree
3 6 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) ESRI
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) Genesys
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.33%) Openreach
5 1 (3.33%) Virgin Media