Period
to 29 May 2020

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

GeoServer
UK
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 863 1033 1171
Rank change year-on-year +170 +138 -8
Permanent jobs citing GeoServer 20 61 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.042% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.28% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 21
Median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,625 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -40.91% +46.67% +7.14%

GeoServer 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 12,872 21,967 29,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.34% 15.27% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,191 17,195 23,546
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

GeoServer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing GeoServer over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GeoServer within the UK over the 6 months to 29 May 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 +164 20 £45,000 -18.18%
London +126 11 £45,000 -36.84%
UK excluding London +149 6 £32,500 -40.91%
South East +81 6 £32,500 -40.91%
Work from Home +51 2 £62,500 -3.85%

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT jobs citing GeoServer 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 GeoServer.

1 17 (85.00%) GIS
1 17 (85.00%) PostGIS
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) ArcGIS
3 13 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) HTML
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) Open Source
5 10 (50.00%) OpenLayers
5 10 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
6 9 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (45.00%) MVC
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle Spatial
6 9 (45.00%) C
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 9 (45.00%) ESRI
7 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Python
9 5 (25.00%) Data Management
9 5 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (25.00%) QGIS
10 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 3 (15.00%) Atlassian

GeoServer
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 (65.00%) ArcGIS
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (15.00%) ArcSDE
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
1 2 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) GIS
2 13 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (25.00%) QGIS
4 3 (15.00%) Spatial Data
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) Redis
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) GitLab
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) GIS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Geospatial Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Python Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) PostGIS
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) OpenLayers
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) ArcObjects
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) React
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) XSL
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Fedora
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
1 10 (50.00%) Open Source
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Spatial Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) C
4 7 (35.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) ESRI
3 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com