Period
to 16 October 2019

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

GeoServer
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1018 1158 1172
Rank change year-on-year +140 +14 +53
Permanent jobs citing GeoServer 51 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.048% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 51 11 23
UK median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -11.11%
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% - -11.11%

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 20,151 27,043 31,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.67% 16.42% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16,018 21,692 25,252
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -

GeoServer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GeoServer over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Top 8 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 16 October 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 +124 51 £55,000 +37.50% 10
UK excluding London +95 39 £55,000 +37.50% 9
South East +63 33 £55,000 - 4
London +98 12 £70,000 +59.09% 2
East of England - 5 £41,500 -
South West +10 3 £43,750 -21.17% 2
Midlands - 2 £41,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £41,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, 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 45 (88.24%) GIS
2 44 (86.27%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
4 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (49.02%) Python
6 21 (41.18%) XML
6 21 (41.18%) JSON
6 21 (41.18%) JIRA
6 21 (41.18%) Docker
7 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
7 20 (39.22%) Atlassian
7 20 (39.22%) RESTful
8 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 17 (33.33%) JUnit
8 17 (33.33%) Java
8 17 (33.33%) JMeter
9 16 (31.37%) ArcGIS
9 16 (31.37%) Spring
9 16 (31.37%) Maven
9 16 (31.37%) JDBC
9 16 (31.37%) JMS
9 16 (31.37%) Web Services
9 16 (31.37%) Apache
9 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
9 16 (31.37%) JAXB
9 16 (31.37%) JPA
9 16 (31.37%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (31.37%) SaaS
9 16 (31.37%) Confluence
9 16 (31.37%) Integration Testing

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 16 (31.37%) Apache
1 16 (31.37%) ArcGIS
1 16 (31.37%) Confluence
1 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) ArcSDE
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) SaaS
2 9 (17.65%) AWS
3 7 (13.73%) Azure
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (7.84%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (3.92%) GCP
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (88.24%) GIS
2 44 (86.27%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
4 16 (31.37%) Spatial Data
5 12 (23.53%) Geospatial Data
6 11 (21.57%) QGIS
7 5 (9.80%) MySQL
7 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
7 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (7.84%) Redis
9 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) JIRA
2 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
3 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 17 (33.33%) JMeter
3 17 (33.33%) JUnit
4 16 (31.37%) Bitbucket
4 16 (31.37%) Maven
4 16 (31.37%) Mockito
5 5 (9.80%) GitLab
6 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.73%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) GIS Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) GIS Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Data Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Python Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) GIS Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) GIS Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) GIS Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) JSON
1 21 (41.18%) XML
2 20 (39.22%) RESTful
3 16 (31.37%) Apache Camel
3 16 (31.37%) Apache Commons
3 16 (31.37%) GeoTools
3 16 (31.37%) Java EE
3 16 (31.37%) JAXB
3 16 (31.37%) JAX-RS
3 16 (31.37%) JDBC
3 16 (31.37%) JMS
3 16 (31.37%) JPA
3 16 (31.37%) Spring
3 16 (31.37%) Web Services
4 9 (17.65%) PostGIS
5 7 (13.73%) HTML
6 6 (11.76%) OpenLayers
7 5 (9.80%) CSS
7 5 (9.80%) REST
8 4 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) CentOS
2 4 (7.84%) Fedora
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Integration Testing
2 16 (31.37%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (31.37%) Microservices
3 15 (29.41%) Open Source
4 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 10 (19.61%) Data Science
5 10 (19.61%) Decision-Making
6 8 (15.69%) SDLC
7 6 (11.76%) Web Development
8 5 (9.80%) Business Development
8 5 (9.80%) Cartography
8 5 (9.80%) Data Management
8 5 (9.80%) Presales
9 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
9 4 (7.84%) DevOps
9 4 (7.84%) Fintech
9 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) Python
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) R
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Atlassian
2 15 (29.41%) ESRI
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) Tableau