Period
to 21 May 2018

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

ESRI ArcGIS
UK
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1041 1239
Rank change year-on-year -110 +198 -46
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 45 119 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.070% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 99 38
UK median annual salary £37,250 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.25% -9.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £28,572
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £56,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -12.50% +6.67%

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 28,839 30,114 37,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.79% 17.84% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23,405 24,889 31,936
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,951 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 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
England -61 38 £42,500 +10.39% 14
UK excluding London -89 38 £37,000 +5.71% 15
South East -47 13 £27,000 -29.87% 3
South West -19 6 £46,000 +16.46% 2
London -24 6 £85,000 +88.89% 1
East of England -26 6 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Wales - 6 £30,500 -
Midlands +2 4 £29,750 -19.05% 3
West Midlands -4 4 £29,750 +14.42% 2
North of England +2 2 - - 3
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Scotland -45 1 £25,000 -35.06% 2

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 39 (86.67%) GIS
2 28 (62.22%) ESRI
3 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (35.56%) Degree
5 12 (26.67%) Python
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 11 (24.44%) Finance
6 11 (24.44%) GeoServer
7 10 (22.22%) Web Services
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.00%) QA
8 9 (20.00%) Spatial Data
8 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (17.78%) QGIS
9 8 (17.78%) Information Management
9 8 (17.78%) Project Management
9 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) C
10 7 (15.56%) Open Source
10 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
11 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
11 6 (13.33%) ArcSDE
11 6 (13.33%) C#
11 6 (13.33%) HTML
11 6 (13.33%) EAM

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 11 (24.44%) GeoServer
2 6 (13.33%) ArcSDE
3 5 (11.11%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (86.67%) GIS
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.00%) Spatial Data
4 8 (17.78%) QGIS
5 6 (13.33%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (11.11%) MS Access
7 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (6.67%) Big Data
9 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Junior
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) GIS Developer
4 5 (11.11%) GIS Graduate
4 5 (11.11%) GIS Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Graduate
4 5 (11.11%) Graduate Account Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Junior Account Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Product Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) GIS Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) UI Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) UX Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) GIS Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) MFC
3 4 (8.89%) WPF
4 3 (6.67%) .NET
4 3 (6.67%) EDI
4 3 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.67%) Social Media
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) LLPG
6 1 (2.22%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Information Management
2 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Open Source
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
4 6 (13.33%) EAM
4 6 (13.33%) ERP
4 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 5 (11.11%) CAD
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.11%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (8.89%) MVVM
6 4 (8.89%) Prototyping
6 4 (8.89%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (8.89%) UML
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Python
2 11 (24.44%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) C
4 6 (13.33%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) XAML
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) R
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) BS7666
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) ESRI
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) Mapinfo
5 2 (4.44%) Alteryx
5 2 (4.44%) Tableau
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter