Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ESRI ArcGIS
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 969 1103 1167
Rank change year-on-year +134 +64 -17
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 94 61 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.037% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 48 40
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,875 £22,350
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -27.78%

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 19,861 26,389 31,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.60% 16.19% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15,956 21,235 25,619
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,156 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.79% +8.75% -

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for ArcGIS in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 10 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 16 November 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
England +144 90 £41,500 +3.75% 18
UK excluding London +70 60 £37,500 -6.25% 15
London +109 34 £65,000 +62.50% 5
Midlands +58 26 £37,500 -7.98% 1
West Midlands +47 25 £38,750 -22.50% 1
South East +36 23 £40,750 -32.08% 5
South West +10 11 £41,250 +10.74% 3
Scotland +18 4 - - 2
East of England +59 2 £41,500 -38.52%
East Midlands +23 1 £28,000 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 88 (93.62%) GIS
2 53 (56.38%) Python
3 43 (45.74%) JavaScript
3 43 (45.74%) ESRI
4 42 (44.68%) Degree
5 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
6 33 (35.11%) SQL
6 33 (35.11%) Computer Science
7 31 (32.98%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (31.91%) QGIS
9 27 (28.72%) C#
10 25 (26.60%) HTML
10 25 (26.60%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (26.60%) Data Management
10 25 (26.60%) Node.js
11 24 (25.53%) Tableau
11 24 (25.53%) Mapbox
11 24 (25.53%) Oracle
12 23 (24.47%) Power BI
12 23 (24.47%) Power Platform
13 22 (23.40%) .NET
13 22 (23.40%) Visualisation
14 21 (22.34%) Spatial Data
15 20 (21.28%) PostGIS
15 20 (21.28%) R
15 20 (21.28%) Geospatial Data
15 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
15 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
16 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
16 19 (20.21%) Open Source

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 13 (13.83%) GeoServer
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) Smallworld
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.26%) AutoCAD
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.47%) Power Platform
2 12 (12.77%) Azure
3 7 (7.45%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (7.45%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (93.62%) GIS
2 31 (32.98%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (31.91%) QGIS
4 23 (24.47%) Power BI
5 21 (22.34%) Spatial Data
6 20 (21.28%) Geospatial Data
6 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.51%) Data Lake
7 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
7 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (7.45%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (6.38%) MySQL
9 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.06%) DB2
12 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Bitbucket
1 9 (9.57%) FinalBuilder
1 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (9.57%) TeamCity
1 9 (9.57%) Visual Studio
1 9 (9.57%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (1.06%) Babel
2 1 (1.06%) Bower
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 15 (15.96%) Administrator
3 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Consultant
3 15 (15.96%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (14.89%) Power BI Developer
5 13 (13.83%) GIS Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Data Visualisation Developer
7 10 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) GIS Consultant
9 8 (8.51%) .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Data Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) GIS Administrator
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) HTML
1 25 (26.60%) Node.js
2 22 (23.40%) .NET
3 20 (21.28%) PostGIS
4 15 (15.96%) CSS
4 15 (15.96%) D3.js
4 15 (15.96%) Leaflet
5 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.57%) ArcObjects
6 9 (9.57%) jQuery
6 9 (9.57%) React
6 9 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (9.57%) WPF
7 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.32%) Cocoa
9 4 (4.26%) Web Services
10 3 (3.19%) Google Maps API
10 3 (3.19%) OpenLayers
11 1 (1.06%) CSS3
11 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) User Experience
4 8 (8.51%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.13%) LLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Computer Science
2 25 (26.60%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (26.60%) Data Management
3 22 (23.40%) Visualisation
4 19 (20.21%) Open Source
4 19 (20.21%) Spatial Analysis
5 16 (17.02%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (15.96%) Cartography
7 13 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.83%) Analytics
8 12 (12.77%) Asset Management
9 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.64%) SDLC
9 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.64%) TDD
9 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.57%) Build Automation
10 9 (9.57%) Data Analytics
10 9 (9.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.38%) Python
2 43 (45.74%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.11%) SQL
4 27 (28.72%) C#
5 20 (21.28%) R
6 9 (9.57%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.38%) VBA
9 3 (3.19%) C
10 2 (2.13%) Java
11 1 (1.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 42 (44.68%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) BS7666
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (45.74%) ESRI
2 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (25.53%) Mapbox
3 24 (25.53%) Oracle
3 24 (25.53%) Tableau
4 16 (17.02%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.19%) Alteryx
5 3 (3.19%) Google
5 3 (3.19%) HP
6 2 (2.13%) Databricks
6 2 (2.13%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.06%) Talend