The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Remote Sensing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Remote Sensing over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Sensing
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 934 -
Rank change year-on-year +77 -  
Permanent jobs citing Remote Sensing 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.001% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Median salary £28,591 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £28,591 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year -32.72% -  

Remote Sensing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64221 73157 78828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Remote Sensing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Remote Sensing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Remote Sensing in the UK

Remote Sensing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Remote Sensing in the UK

Remote Sensing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Remote Sensing over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Remote Sensing in the UK

Remote Sensing
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 17 £28,591 -32.72%
South West - 9 £30,525 -
Birmingham - 7 - -
West Midlands - 7 - -
Exeter - 5 £28,591 -
Devon - 5 £28,591 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury - 4 £45,000 -
East of England -8 1 £22,000 -48.23%
South East - 1 £22,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £22,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £22,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £22,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £22,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £22,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Remote Sensing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Remote Sensing.

1 12 (63.16%) GIS
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 7 (36.84%) Physics
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) QGIS
4 6 (31.58%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (26.32%) Spatial Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) ESRI
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) Business Development
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Social Media
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Data Acquisition

Remote Sensing
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 (31.58%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) GIS
2 6 (31.58%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (31.58%) QGIS
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) GIS Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Radar Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.53%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Physics
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Data Management
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) Spatial Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) PhD
4 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) ESRI