Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Remote Sensing
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1168 1221 1301
Rank change year-on-year +53 +80 +27
Permanent jobs citing Remote Sensing 14 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
UK median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +78.57% -34.12%
10th Percentile £21,000 £34,775 £22,375
90th Percentile £49,650 £62,250 £44,525
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +78.57% -34.12%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Remote Sensing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Remote Sensing in the UK

Remote Sensing
Top 7 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +52 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
England +28 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England - 6 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £28,591 -
Midlands +30 2 £42,500 -15.00%
South East - 2 £22,000 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) XHTML
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (28.57%) QGIS
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) GIS
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
4 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) Linux

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 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) GIS
1 4 (28.57%) QGIS
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Angular Developer
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) HTML CSS Developer
1 5 (35.71%) HTML Developer
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (14.29%) GIS Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) GIS Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematical Modeller
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) XHTML
2 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
2 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Fortran
5 1 (7.14%) Lisp
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft