GIS Jobs with Work from Home Options

Geographic Information System (GIS)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 308 509 565
Rank change year-on-year +201 +56 -90
Permanent jobs citing GIS 310 179 279
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.92% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.01% 1.66% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 80 66 90
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,875 £28,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £45,000 £42,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% +2.33% -6.52%
75th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £69,688
90th Percentile £81,000 £82,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +1.01%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home

GIS 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,738 10,768 19,351
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 22.88% 24.40% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6,236 7,383 11,191
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £49,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £74,500 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £102,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

GIS trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

GIS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing GIS over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

GIS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 235 (75.81%) ArcGIS
2 217 (70.00%) GeoServer
3 6 (1.94%) Apache
3 6 (1.94%) nginx
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.97%) Trello
3 2 (0.65%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 240 (77.42%) AWS
2 237 (76.45%) Azure
3 15 (4.84%) Power Platform
4 8 (2.58%) Google Sheets
5 7 (2.26%) GitHub
5 7 (2.26%) GitHub Actions
6 6 (1.94%) SaaS
7 4 (1.29%) IaaS
7 4 (1.29%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (1.29%) PaaS
8 3 (0.97%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.32%) Azure AKS
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.32%) GCP
9 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.97%) HTTP
2 2 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (74.52%) PostgreSQL
2 217 (70.00%) QGIS
3 29 (9.35%) Geospatial Data
4 15 (4.84%) Power BI
5 11 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.55%) SQL Server
6 8 (2.58%) Redis
7 7 (2.26%) MySQL
8 4 (1.29%) Spatial Data
8 4 (1.29%) Tableau
9 3 (0.97%) MS Access
10 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.94%) JIRA
2 5 (1.61%) Git
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (9.68%) Finance
2 20 (6.45%) Social Skills
3 16 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.16%) Public Sector
4 12 (3.87%) Back Office
4 12 (3.87%) Retail
5 11 (3.55%) Marketing
6 7 (2.26%) Local Government
7 6 (1.94%) Electronics
7 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.29%) Automotive
8 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.97%) Environmental Health
9 3 (0.97%) Law
9 3 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.32%) Fire and Rescue
10 1 (0.32%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 234 (75.48%) Software Engineer
2 220 (70.97%) Senior
3 214 (69.03%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (4.84%) Developer
5 10 (3.23%) Analyst
6 8 (2.58%) Digital Transformation
7 7 (2.26%) Architect
7 7 (2.26%) Consultant
7 7 (2.26%) Coordinator
7 7 (2.26%) Geospatial Engineer
8 6 (1.94%) Analytics Manager
8 6 (1.94%) AWS Developer
8 6 (1.94%) PHP Developer
8 6 (1.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 6 (1.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (1.61%) Data Analyst
9 5 (1.61%) Lead
9 5 (1.61%) Team Leader
10 4 (1.29%) Business Consultant
10 4 (1.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (70.00%) PostGIS
2 216 (69.68%) OpenLayers
2 216 (69.68%) React
3 215 (69.35%) Leaflet
4 178 (57.42%) .NET
5 174 (56.13%) .NET Core
6 172 (55.48%) CSS
7 55 (17.74%) Django
8 9 (2.90%) HTML
9 7 (2.26%) Celery
9 7 (2.26%) Dask
9 7 (2.26%) Flask
9 7 (2.26%) GeoJSON
9 7 (2.26%) GeoPandas
9 7 (2.26%) NumPy
9 7 (2.26%) Vue
10 6 (1.94%) LAPP Stack
10 6 (1.94%) Laravel
11 5 (1.61%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.61%) Driving Licence
3 3 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (0.97%) Housing Association
3 3 (0.97%) Product Ownership
4 2 (0.65%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (0.65%) Lidar
4 2 (0.65%) Onboarding
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.32%) iPhone
5 1 (0.32%) Operational Technology
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.03%) Linux
2 48 (15.48%) Ubuntu
3 8 (2.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (75.81%) Software Engineering
2 224 (72.26%) Agile
3 218 (70.32%) DevOps
3 218 (70.32%) Web Development
4 215 (69.35%) Actionable Insight
5 26 (8.39%) Analytics
6 22 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (6.77%) Data Analysis
8 20 (6.45%) Full Stack Development
8 20 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (5.48%) Decision-Making
10 14 (4.52%) Line Management
10 14 (4.52%) MVC
11 13 (4.19%) Code Quality
11 13 (4.19%) Machine Learning
12 12 (3.87%) Data Analytics
12 12 (3.87%) Microservices
13 11 (3.55%) Computer Science
14 10 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
14 10 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 246 (79.35%) Python
2 236 (76.13%) JavaScript
3 72 (23.23%) C#
4 22 (7.10%) SQL
5 9 (2.90%) TypeScript
6 6 (1.94%) Ada
6 6 (1.94%) PHP
7 5 (1.61%) Java
7 5 (1.61%) R
8 3 (0.97%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 219 (70.65%) SC Cleared
1 219 (70.65%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.06%) Degree
3 6 (1.94%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (0.97%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.32%) MCPD
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) Accessibility
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (2.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.90%) Terraform
2 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 226 (72.90%) ESRI
2 12 (3.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.23%) Oracle
4 9 (2.90%) Google
4 9 (2.90%) SAP
5 8 (2.58%) Salesforce
6 4 (1.29%) Sparx
7 3 (0.97%) Civica