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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sphinx
Rank 858 860 848
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 8 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.025% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.065% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
Sphinx
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38265 41469 40274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.61% 38.42% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33090 35159 35087
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sphinx
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sphinx Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sphinx
Salary Trend in England

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

Sphinx Salary Trend in England

Sphinx
Salary Histogram in England

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

Sphinx Salary Histogram in England

Sphinx
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sphinx within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 -6 5 £40,000 -20.00%
South East +6 2 £50,000 -13.04%
South West -9 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Sphinx
UK

Sphinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) LAMP
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) PHP5
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Catalyst
6 2 (20.00%) DBIx::Class
6 2 (20.00%) Moose
6 2 (20.00%) Patch Management

Sphinx
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQLite
2 2 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Trac
5 1 (10.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Perl Developer
2 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Memcached
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) Catalyst
3 2 (20.00%) DBIx::Class
3 2 (20.00%) Moose
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP5
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Varnish
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sybase
1 2 (20.00%) Sun
1 2 (20.00%) SunGard
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) Google
1 2 (20.00%) New Relic