Period
to 11 July 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ESRI ArcGIS
UK
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 782 1016 1162
Rank change year-on-year +234 +146 -59
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 57 81 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.055% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 37
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,991 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.02% +12.48% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,100 £23,400
90th Percentile £51,250 £72,375 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +14.29%

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 11,007 22,001 29,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.26% 15.03% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,754 17,356 23,652
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 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 +249 46 £45,000 +0.02% 8
UK excluding London +225 30 £42,500 +2.41% 8
London +165 24 £45,000 -19.64% 1
South West +101 13 £43,000 +1.18% 2
Scotland +85 9 £37,500 -
Work from Home +64 5 £43,000 -14.00%
South East +128 3 £32,500 -27.78% 3
East of England +81 3 £29,500 -28.92% 2
Midlands +99 2 £34,250 -11.61%
West Midlands +75 2 £34,250 -11.61%

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 38 (66.67%) GIS
2 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
3 31 (54.39%) .NET
3 31 (54.39%) C#
3 31 (54.39%) ESRI
4 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 25 (43.86%) Degree
6 23 (40.35%) HTML
7 22 (38.60%) CSS
7 22 (38.60%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (38.60%) PostGIS
8 19 (33.33%) Oracle
8 19 (33.33%) Python
9 18 (31.58%) Oracle Spatial
10 16 (28.07%) Java
10 16 (28.07%) SQL
11 15 (26.32%) MVC
12 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
12 14 (24.56%) C
12 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
14 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (19.30%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (19.30%) Machine Learning
14 11 (19.30%) User Experience
14 11 (19.30%) QGIS
15 10 (17.54%) Analytics
15 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence

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 18 (31.58%) Oracle Spatial
2 9 (15.79%) GeoServer
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (12.28%) SPSS
2 2 (3.51%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Azure
2 4 (7.02%) AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Broadband
1 2 (3.51%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (66.67%) GIS
2 22 (38.60%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (19.30%) QGIS
5 8 (14.04%) Geospatial Data
6 7 (12.28%) Big Data
7 3 (5.26%) Spotfire
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.75%) MySQL
9 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.75%) Power BI
9 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.75%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) C# Developer
2 18 (31.58%) GIS Developer
3 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Geospatial Developer
6 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Geospatial Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) GIS Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Java Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Spatial Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Spatial Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Data Scientist
8 6 (10.53%) GIS Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 23 (40.35%) HTML
4 22 (38.60%) CSS
4 22 (38.60%) PostGIS
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (12.28%) Anaconda
6 7 (12.28%) Natural Language Processing
6 7 (12.28%) OpenLayers
7 6 (10.53%) REST
8 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.77%) WinForms
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Core
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (7.02%) Ember.js
9 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.02%) Web Services
10 2 (3.51%) KML
10 2 (3.51%) SOAP
11 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
2 7 (12.28%) Augmented Reality
2 7 (12.28%) Linked Data
2 7 (12.28%) Semantic Web
3 4 (7.02%) Cloud Native
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) LLPG
6 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
3 11 (19.30%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (19.30%) Machine Learning
4 10 (17.54%) Analytics
4 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.79%) Data Governance
5 9 (15.79%) ETL
5 9 (15.79%) Open Source
6 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
6 8 (14.04%) Data Science
6 8 (14.04%) Quality Management
7 7 (12.28%) Content Management
7 7 (12.28%) Creative Thinking
7 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
7 7 (12.28%) Data Extraction
7 7 (12.28%) Information Management
7 7 (12.28%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
2 31 (54.39%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 16 (28.07%) Java
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
5 14 (24.56%) C
6 2 (3.51%) IronPython
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) R
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
2 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.02%) Master's Degree
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) ESRI
2 19 (33.33%) Oracle
3 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.51%) BT
5 2 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Mapinfo
5 2 (3.51%) Openreach
5 2 (3.51%) Virgin Media
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Genesys
6 1 (1.75%) Logi
6 1 (1.75%) Mapbox
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy