Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Geospatial Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Geospatial Data over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1035 1114 1172
Rank change year-on-year +79 +58 -49
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 153 73 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 132 47 85
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -17.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,125 £25,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,626 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.91% -17.50% +35.14%

Geospatial Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 53,939 52,784 66,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.59% 30.01% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44,995 45,071 55,809
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in the UK

Geospatial Data
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Geospatial Data in the UK

Geospatial Data
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Geospatial Data over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Geospatial Data in the UK

Geospatial Data
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Geospatial Data within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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 +76 133 £45,000 +9.09% 31
UK excluding London +60 127 £41,626 +0.91% 23
East of England +18 45 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South West +33 32 £41,626 +0.91% 7
South East +12 26 £55,000 +22.22% 6
London +28 23 £57,500 +22.34% 8
Wales +25 18 £38,000 -
Midlands +9 4 £50,000 +75.75% 2
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
North of England -1 1 £68,014 +172.06% 4
Scotland -43 1 - -
North East - 1 £68,014 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Geospatial Data 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 Geospatial Data.

1 76 (49.67%) GIS
2 64 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (35.95%) Management Information System
4 44 (28.76%) Mobile App
5 41 (26.80%) Degree
6 39 (25.49%) Software Engineering
6 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 38 (24.84%) C#
8 28 (18.30%) HTML
8 28 (18.30%) .NET
8 28 (18.30%) Data Modelling
8 28 (18.30%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 26 (16.99%) CSS
11 25 (16.34%) MVC
12 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
13 23 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
14 22 (14.38%) RESTful
14 22 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (13.73%) User Experience
15 21 (13.73%) DV Cleared
15 21 (13.73%) Information Management
15 21 (13.73%) Data Analysis
15 21 (13.73%) SQL
16 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET
16 19 (12.42%) TOGAF
16 19 (12.42%) SC Cleared
16 19 (12.42%) Visualisation
16 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Geospatial Data
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 6 (3.92%) CMS
1 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.27%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.31%) JBoss
3 2 (1.31%) WildFly
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.65%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.65%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.65%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.76%) GitHub
2 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) DNS
1 5 (3.27%) FTP
2 4 (2.61%) Firewall
3 3 (1.96%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.96%) Network Security
4 2 (1.31%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) SMS
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (49.67%) GIS
2 28 (18.30%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
4 23 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (12.42%) NoSQL
6 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
7 14 (9.15%) Big Data
7 14 (9.15%) Hadoop
8 12 (7.84%) Apache Hive
9 11 (7.19%) MongoDB
9 11 (7.19%) MySQL
10 7 (4.58%) Spatial Data
11 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.61%) Couchbase
13 4 (2.61%) Power BI
13 4 (2.61%) QGIS
14 2 (1.31%) Data Lake
14 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Bitbucket
2 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.61%) ERwin
4 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.31%) Gradle
4 2 (1.31%) JIRA
4 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.65%) JMeter
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (8.50%) Finance
2 7 (4.58%) Retail
3 2 (1.31%) Local Government
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (39.87%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) Architect
3 19 (12.42%) Data Architect
4 15 (9.80%) Senior Architect
5 14 (9.15%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.84%) Administrator
6 12 (7.84%) Senior Data Architect
7 11 (7.19%) Analytics Developer
7 11 (7.19%) Consultant
7 11 (7.19%) Designer
7 11 (7.19%) Report Developer
7 11 (7.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 11 (7.19%) Xamarin Developer
8 10 (6.54%) Mobile Designer
8 10 (6.54%) Mobile UX Designer
8 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.54%) UX Designer
8 10 (6.54%) Web Applications Designer
8 10 (6.54%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.30%) .NET
1 28 (18.30%) HTML
2 26 (16.99%) CSS
3 22 (14.38%) RESTful
4 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET
4 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (9.15%) AngularJS
5 14 (9.15%) React
6 12 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (7.19%) Google Maps API
7 11 (7.19%) iOS SDK
7 11 (7.19%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (6.54%) REST
9 8 (5.23%) PostGIS
9 8 (5.23%) Web Services
10 7 (4.58%) Node.js
11 6 (3.92%) WebSockets
12 4 (2.61%) Kendo UI
12 4 (2.61%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (35.95%) Management Information System
2 44 (28.76%) Mobile App
3 22 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (13.73%) User Experience
5 15 (9.80%) Algorithms
6 14 (9.15%) Computer Science
7 11 (7.19%) Blog
8 3 (1.96%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.65%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Windows
2 11 (7.19%) Android
2 11 (7.19%) Apple iOS
2 11 (7.19%) Linux
3 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.49%) Software Engineering
3 28 (18.30%) Data Modelling
4 25 (16.34%) MVC
5 21 (13.73%) Data Analysis
5 21 (13.73%) Information Management
6 19 (12.42%) Analytics
6 19 (12.42%) TOGAF
6 19 (12.42%) Visualisation
7 18 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
7 18 (11.76%) Project Management
7 18 (11.76%) Scrum
8 17 (11.11%) DevOps
9 16 (10.46%) Data Architecture
10 14 (9.15%) Mentoring
10 14 (9.15%) Open Source
10 14 (9.15%) SDLC
10 14 (9.15%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.50%) Data Security
11 13 (8.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 38 (24.84%) C#
3 21 (13.73%) SQL
4 15 (9.80%) C
5 14 (9.15%) Java
6 13 (8.50%) Python
7 12 (7.84%) Ruby
8 8 (5.23%) C++
8 8 (5.23%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.96%) R
12 2 (1.31%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.31%) Groovy
12 2 (1.31%) VC++
13 1 (0.65%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (26.80%) Degree
2 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 21 (13.73%) DV Cleared
4 19 (12.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.31%) ISEB
7 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) BS7666
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Ansible
1 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.15%) Google
3 11 (7.19%) Xamarin
4 10 (6.54%) ESRI
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle
6 4 (2.61%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.96%) BT
8 2 (1.31%) IBM
8 2 (1.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.65%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.65%) Lagan
9 1 (0.65%) Mapinfo