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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPARQL
Rank 846 817 863
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +46
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 25 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.034% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.046% 0.064% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 15
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £69,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.58% +8.33%
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
54300 52874 60270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.95% 53.16% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 45967 45898 53321
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -19 23 £51,250 -14.58% 1
South East -21 2 £70,000 -
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) RDF
2 28 (60.87%) Java
3 27 (58.70%) SQL
4 26 (56.52%) Web Services
5 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (50.00%) Triplestore
7 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
7 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
8 17 (36.96%) Tomcat
8 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
9 16 (34.78%) Big Data
9 16 (34.78%) TDD
9 16 (34.78%) Subversion
9 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
10 15 (32.61%) Semantic Web
11 14 (30.43%) REST
12 12 (26.09%) Ant
12 12 (26.09%) BDD
13 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
13 11 (23.91%) Master Data Management
13 11 (23.91%) Data Virtualisation
13 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
13 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
13 11 (23.91%) MSMQ
13 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (23.91%) Data Modelling
13 11 (23.91%) ODBC
13 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (23.91%) MOM
13 11 (23.91%) Microsoft

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 17 (36.96%) Tomcat
2 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (17.39%) Apache Solr
3 8 (17.39%) Jetty
4 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) Triplestore
2 17 (36.96%) Hadoop
3 16 (34.78%) Big Data
4 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
6 6 (13.04%) HBase
6 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
6 6 (13.04%) Text Mining
6 6 (13.04%) Data Mining
6 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.35%) MySQL
8 1 (2.17%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 16 (34.78%) Subversion
3 12 (26.09%) Ant
4 10 (21.74%) Maven
5 9 (19.57%) Selenium
6 6 (13.04%) Hudson
6 6 (13.04%) CruiseControl
6 6 (13.04%) JUnit
7 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.70%) WATIR
8 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
8 3 (6.52%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (4.35%) Mockito
9 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Integration Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Data Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Data Integration Architect
5 8 (17.39%) Scala Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Web Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Semantic Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Principal Software Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Automation Tester
10 2 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) Web Services
2 14 (30.43%) REST
3 11 (23.91%) MSMQ
3 11 (23.91%) ODBC
3 11 (23.91%) Spring
4 10 (21.74%) XML
4 10 (21.74%) Servlets
5 6 (13.04%) JNDI
5 6 (13.04%) JSP
6 5 (10.87%) CSS
6 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.70%) CSS3
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
7 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
7 4 (8.70%) XSLT
7 4 (8.70%) SOAP
7 4 (8.70%) .NET
7 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
8 3 (6.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Semantic Web
2 11 (23.91%) Data Integration
3 9 (19.57%) Ontologies
3 9 (19.57%) Linked Data
4 8 (17.39%) Reference Data
4 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.04%) Taxonomies
6 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
7 3 (6.52%) W3C
8 2 (4.35%) Open Source
8 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) RDF
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 12 (26.09%) BDD
6 11 (23.91%) Master Data Management
6 11 (23.91%) Data Virtualisation
6 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
6 11 (23.91%) Data Modelling
6 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
6 11 (23.91%) Data Management
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (19.57%) MVC
7 9 (19.57%) Data Architecture
8 8 (17.39%) DevOps
8 8 (17.39%) Functional Programming
8 8 (17.39%) OOP
9 7 (15.22%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) XQuery
4 8 (17.39%) Scala
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) XPath
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) PhD
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
2 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.52%) Mercator
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat