The first table below looks at the demand for Sphinx skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sphinx over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sphinx
Rank 319 314 324
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.066% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4510 4555 5045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.07% 38.01% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 4064 4713
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Sphinx
London

Sphinx
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sphinx across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sphinx Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sphinx
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sphinx across the City of London region.

Sphinx Salary Trend in the City of London

Sphinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sphinx also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sphinx.

1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) Advertising
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) Google
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 7 (70.00%) RSpec
2 7 (70.00%) Haml
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Redis
2 7 (70.00%) Twitter
2 7 (70.00%) GitHub
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) TDD

Sphinx
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sphinx also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sphinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) RSpec
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) Haml
2 7 (70.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Photography
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Google
1 7 (70.00%) Twitter