The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 852 862 837
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 26 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.062% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 13
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £70,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +36.58%
SPARQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52811 56551 53711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.65% 51.71% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45413 48399 46486
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SPARQL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

SPARQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SPARQL across the England region.

SPARQL Salary Trend in England

SPARQL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPARQL across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in England

SPARQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 9 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands - 9 £27,500 -
North West - 4 - -
East of England - 3 - -
South East -2 1 £42,500 -39.28% 3
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SPARQL 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 SPARQL.

1 34 (79.07%) RDF
2 29 (67.44%) Semantic Web
3 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
4 27 (62.79%) Java
5 21 (48.84%) Apache Jena
6 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (44.19%) Ontologies
7 19 (44.19%) Degree
7 19 (44.19%) CSS
7 19 (44.19%) XML
8 16 (37.21%) HTML
9 13 (30.23%) XSLT
9 13 (30.23%) Apache
9 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
10 12 (27.91%) OO
10 12 (27.91%) Linux
10 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (25.58%) Triplestore
11 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
11 11 (25.58%) TDD
12 10 (23.26%) Spring
12 10 (23.26%) Web Services
12 10 (23.26%) Project Management
12 10 (23.26%) HTTP
12 10 (23.26%) DevOps
13 9 (20.93%) SQL
13 9 (20.93%) Content Management
13 9 (20.93%) jQuery
14 8 (18.60%) Git (software)

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SPARQL 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 SPARQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.23%) Apache
1 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (16.28%) Apache Spark
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
3 6 (13.95%) Apache Solr
3 6 (13.95%) OpenStack
4 4 (9.30%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Route 53
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (13.95%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) Network Security
2 6 (13.95%) Multicast
2 6 (13.95%) InfiniBand
2 6 (13.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Triplestore
2 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.95%) Mahout
3 6 (13.95%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) MarkLogic
6 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) MOLAP
7 1 (2.33%) ROLAP
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) Big Data
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Liquibase
2 6 (13.95%) Flyway
2 6 (13.95%) JUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 2 (4.65%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Advertising
3 4 (9.30%) Publishing
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Web Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Semantic Web Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
5 9 (20.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.33%) XML Developer
10 1 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Apache Jena
2 19 (44.19%) CSS
2 19 (44.19%) XML
3 16 (37.21%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) XSLT
5 10 (23.26%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) Spring
6 9 (20.93%) jQuery
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
7 8 (18.60%) J2EE
8 7 (16.28%) HTML5
9 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (13.95%) Middleware
9 6 (13.95%) ZeroMQ
9 6 (13.95%) CSS3
10 5 (11.63%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (11.63%) LESS
10 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.30%) MLlib
11 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (67.44%) Semantic Web
2 19 (44.19%) Ontologies
3 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.95%) Life Science
4 6 (13.95%) Private Cloud
4 6 (13.95%) Public Cloud
5 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.30%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Kindle
7 2 (4.65%) Linked Data
7 2 (4.65%) Biology
7 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.95%) CentOS
4 3 (6.98%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) RDF
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) OO
3 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.58%) TDD
5 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 10 (23.26%) DevOps
6 9 (20.93%) Content Management
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
7 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
7 8 (18.60%) OOP
7 8 (18.60%) Financial Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) SDLC
8 6 (13.95%) Functional Programming
8 6 (13.95%) Auto-Scaling
8 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
8 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.95%) Change Management
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) C#
4 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) Groovy
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
8 4 (9.30%) R
9 3 (6.98%) XQuery
10 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.65%) Scala
10 2 (4.65%) C++
11 1 (2.33%) C
11 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
1 6 (13.95%) vSphere
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
1 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
1 6 (13.95%) Isilon
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) Zend
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