The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 78 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £36,250 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +33.33%
SPARQL
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
444 416 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 58.12% 58.02% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 350 373 480
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SPARQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SPARQL Salary Trend in Oxford

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Jena
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Jena
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) RDF
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle