The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SPARQL
Rank 103 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.078% 0.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +42.85%
SPARQL
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
821 700 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.39% 64.81% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 466 429 335
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SPARQL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematica
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematica
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R