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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPARQL
Rank 837 829 860
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +31
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 33 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.050% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +13.88%
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
55437 53976 60931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.45% 52.86% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46969 46750 53908
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 29 £52,500 -4.54% 3
South East -4 4 £70,000 +36.58%
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (97.87%) RDF
2 30 (63.83%) Java
3 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 27 (57.45%) Web Services
4 22 (46.81%) Triplestore
5 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
6 17 (36.17%) TDD
6 17 (36.17%) Semantic Web
6 17 (36.17%) Hadoop
7 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
7 16 (34.04%) Big Data
7 16 (34.04%) Subversion
7 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
8 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (31.91%) XML
9 13 (27.66%) Data Management
10 12 (25.53%) Spring
10 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.53%) Ant
10 12 (25.53%) BDD
10 12 (25.53%) REST
11 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
11 11 (23.40%) Linked Data
11 11 (23.40%) Master Data Management
11 11 (23.40%) Data Virtualisation
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.40%) MSMQ
11 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (23.40%) Data Modelling

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
2 11 (23.40%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (17.02%) Jetty
3 8 (17.02%) Apache Solr
4 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) Triplestore
2 17 (36.17%) Hadoop
3 16 (34.04%) Big Data
4 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
6 6 (12.77%) Data Mining
6 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
6 6 (12.77%) Text Mining
6 6 (12.77%) HBase
6 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.26%) MarkLogic
7 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Subversion
1 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Ant
3 11 (23.40%) Maven
4 7 (14.89%) Selenium
5 6 (12.77%) JUnit
5 6 (12.77%) CruiseControl
5 6 (12.77%) Hudson
6 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.51%) WATIR
7 2 (4.26%) JMeter
7 2 (4.26%) Mockito
7 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.13%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Publishing
3 7 (14.89%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Integration Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Data Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Data Integration Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Scala Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Web Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Semantic Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) .NET Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Web Services
2 15 (31.91%) XML
3 12 (25.53%) Spring
3 12 (25.53%) REST
4 11 (23.40%) ODBC
4 11 (23.40%) MSMQ
5 10 (21.28%) Servlets
6 7 (14.89%) .NET
7 6 (12.77%) JSP
7 6 (12.77%) JNDI
7 6 (12.77%) XSLT
8 5 (10.64%) XML Schema
8 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 4 (8.51%) SOAP
9 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
9 4 (8.51%) RESTful
10 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.38%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Semantic Web
2 11 (23.40%) Data Integration
2 11 (23.40%) Linked Data
3 10 (21.28%) Ontologies
4 8 (17.02%) Reference Data
5 6 (12.77%) Taxonomies
5 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
7 3 (6.38%) Open Source
7 3 (6.38%) W3C
8 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.26%) BBC
9 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) UNIX
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) RDF
2 17 (36.17%) TDD
3 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
4 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.66%) Data Management
6 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.53%) BDD
7 11 (23.40%) Master Data Management
7 11 (23.40%) Data Virtualisation
7 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (23.40%) Programme Management
7 11 (23.40%) Data Modelling
8 9 (19.15%) MVC
8 9 (19.15%) Data Architecture
9 8 (17.02%) DevOps
9 8 (17.02%) Functional Programming
9 8 (17.02%) OOP
10 7 (14.89%) MapReduce
11 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) XQuery
4 9 (19.15%) Scala
5 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) C#
6 6 (12.77%) XPath
7 2 (4.26%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 6 (12.77%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.38%) Mercator
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Google
City, London
Parity Resources
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + options + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Soho, London
SearchTribes
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago