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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information (Geospatial Data)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 757 601 276
Rank change year-on-year -156 -325 +45
Permanent jobs citing Geospatial Data 111 57 28
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.14% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.49% 0.46% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 12
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,500 £30,275
25th Percentile £40,355 £41,250 £46,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,156 £53,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.41% -10.42% +57.12%
75th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 -
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,723 -
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -8.70% +35.11%

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 WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,542 12,503 2,648
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 29.22% 30.71% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11,159 9,152 2,273
10th Percentile £37,154 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +6.80%

Geospatial Data
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Geospatial Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Geospatial Data trend for jobs with a WFH option

Geospatial Data
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Geospatial Data.

Geospatial Data salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Geospatial Data
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Geospatial Data over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Geospatial Data salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, Geospatial Data job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 64 (57.66%) GIS
2 51 (45.95%) SQL
3 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
4 44 (39.64%) Python
5 42 (37.84%) Data Science
5 42 (37.84%) Social Skills
6 39 (35.14%) Agile
7 37 (33.33%) Degree
7 37 (33.33%) ESRI
8 36 (32.43%) Visualisation
9 35 (31.53%) Analytics
10 34 (30.63%) Decision-Making
10 34 (30.63%) ArcGIS
10 34 (30.63%) .NET
11 33 (29.73%) Management Information System
11 33 (29.73%) Finance
12 32 (28.83%) Computer Science
12 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
13 31 (27.93%) C#
14 26 (23.42%) Security Cleared
15 24 (21.62%) Azure
16 23 (20.72%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
18 21 (18.92%) Docker
18 21 (18.92%) Spatial Data
18 21 (18.92%) CI/CD
19 20 (18.02%) React
19 20 (18.02%) Continuous Improvement
20 19 (17.12%) REST
20 19 (17.12%) Kubernetes

Geospatial Data
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 34 (30.63%) ArcGIS
2 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.90%) Apache
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.90%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) AutoCAD
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.80%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.62%) Azure
2 18 (16.22%) AWS
3 8 (7.21%) Power Platform
3 8 (7.21%) SaaS
4 6 (5.41%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.60%) Serverless
6 3 (2.70%) GCP
7 2 (1.80%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) Broadband
2 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (57.66%) GIS
2 23 (20.72%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
4 21 (18.92%) Spatial Data
5 18 (16.22%) Big Data
6 11 (9.91%) Metadata
7 8 (7.21%) Power BI
8 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.70%) QGIS
12 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.80%) Flink
12 2 (1.80%) MS Access
12 2 (1.80%) Parquet
13 1 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.90%) MySQL
13 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.90%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.80%) GitLab
General
1 42 (37.84%) Social Skills
2 33 (29.73%) Finance
3 16 (14.41%) Financial Institution
3 16 (14.41%) Legal
3 16 (14.41%) Public Sector
4 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (9.01%) Marketing
6 9 (8.11%) Games
6 9 (8.11%) Police
6 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
7 7 (6.31%) Back Office
7 7 (6.31%) Brand Awareness
7 7 (6.31%) Local Government
7 7 (6.31%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (6.31%) Retail
8 5 (4.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (3.60%) Fire and Rescue
10 2 (1.80%) Law
11 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (17.12%) Developer
2 12 (10.81%) Consultant
2 12 (10.81%) Data Scientist
3 11 (9.91%) GIS Consultant
4 10 (9.01%) Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) Graduate
6 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Administrator
7 7 (6.31%) GIS Administrator
8 6 (5.41%) Data Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.60%) GIS Trainer
10 4 (3.60%) Information Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.63%) .NET
2 20 (18.02%) React
3 19 (17.12%) REST
4 18 (16.22%) HTML
4 18 (16.22%) Vue.js
5 17 (15.32%) AngularJS
6 16 (14.41%) .NET Core
6 16 (14.41%) CSS
6 16 (14.41%) DOM
6 16 (14.41%) Vuetify.js
6 16 (14.41%) Vuex
7 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 11 (9.91%) PostGIS
9 5 (4.50%) Django
10 4 (3.60%) SAML
11 2 (1.80%) Akka
11 2 (1.80%) Ember.js
11 2 (1.80%) Kafka
11 2 (1.80%) Pandas
11 2 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.41%) PropTech
3 10 (9.01%) Algorithms
4 8 (7.21%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.41%) LLPG
6 5 (4.50%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (4.50%) Cyberattack
6 5 (4.50%) Cybercrime
7 4 (3.60%) e-Learning
7 4 (3.60%) IoT
8 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.80%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (1.80%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (1.80%) NLPG
8 2 (1.80%) Photography
8 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.80%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (1.80%) User Experience
9 1 (0.90%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) Debian
1 1 (0.90%) Linux
1 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
1 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
2 42 (37.84%) Data Science
3 39 (35.14%) Agile
4 36 (32.43%) Visualisation
5 35 (31.53%) Analytics
6 34 (30.63%) Decision-Making
7 32 (28.83%) Computer Science
8 21 (18.92%) CI/CD
9 20 (18.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (17.12%) Data Integration
10 19 (17.12%) Full Stack Development
11 18 (16.22%) Front End Development
12 17 (15.32%) Data Visualisation
12 17 (15.32%) Open Source
13 16 (14.41%) B2B
13 16 (14.41%) MVVM
13 16 (14.41%) TDD
13 16 (14.41%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 16 (14.41%) User Stories
13 16 (14.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.95%) SQL
2 44 (39.64%) Python
3 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 31 (27.93%) C#
5 2 (1.80%) C++
5 2 (1.80%) Java
5 2 (1.80%) R
5 2 (1.80%) Ruby
5 2 (1.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (33.33%) Degree
2 26 (23.42%) Security Cleared
3 18 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
5 10 (9.01%) BC Cleared
5 10 (9.01%) ISTQB
5 10 (9.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.70%) PhD
7 2 (1.80%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.80%) PMP
8 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.60%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.80%) Prometheus
2 2 (1.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) ESRI
2 16 (14.41%) UiPath
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle
4 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.80%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) Vertica