The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 904 940 942
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +2
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 26 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.028% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 11
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +50.79%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52100 52836 56258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.97% 50.34% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44920 45406 47264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £66,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SPARQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SPARQL within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Trend in the UK

SPARQL
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
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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
England +28 22 £45,000 -5.26% 5
London +31 16 £45,000 -7.69% 3
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 - 2
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Solihull - 3 £47,500 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £47,500 -

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 45 (86.54%) RDF
2 40 (76.92%) Java
3 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (61.54%) Big Data
5 31 (59.62%) OO
6 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
6 25 (48.08%) Linked Data
7 22 (42.31%) NoSQL
8 21 (40.38%) REST
8 21 (40.38%) HTML
9 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
10 17 (32.69%) Open Source
10 17 (32.69%) CSS
10 17 (32.69%) Web Services
10 17 (32.69%) SQL
10 17 (32.69%) Analytics
11 16 (30.77%) JDBC
11 16 (30.77%) Semantic Web
11 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 16 (30.77%) CSS3
11 16 (30.77%) HTML5
12 15 (28.85%) Data Transformation
13 14 (26.92%) Apache Spark
13 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
13 14 (26.92%) Data Modelling
14 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 12 (23.08%) Degree
15 12 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
15 12 (23.08%) Visualisation
15 12 (23.08%) Algorithms

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (26.92%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 8 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) Big Data
2 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
3 22 (42.31%) NoSQL
4 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
5 12 (23.08%) MarkLogic
6 11 (21.15%) GIS
7 9 (17.31%) Triplestore
8 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
9 2 (3.85%) HBase
10 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.92%) DB2
10 1 (1.92%) Mahout
10 1 (1.92%) OLTP
10 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Mercurial
2 11 (21.15%) Subversion
3 8 (15.38%) Maven
4 7 (13.46%) Ant
4 7 (13.46%) ANTLR
4 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
4 7 (13.46%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.92%) FishEye
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Associate Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Information Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Machine Learning Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.77%) Linux Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Data Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Java Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Web Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) HTML
1 21 (40.38%) REST
2 17 (32.69%) CSS
2 17 (32.69%) Web Services
3 16 (30.77%) CSS3
3 16 (30.77%) HTML5
3 16 (30.77%) JDBC
4 11 (21.15%) J2EE
4 11 (21.15%) Lucene
4 11 (21.15%) OAuth
5 8 (15.38%) XML
6 7 (13.46%) OSGi
7 5 (9.62%) ODBC
8 4 (7.69%) Java EE
8 4 (7.69%) JSON
8 4 (7.69%) Spring
9 1 (1.92%) D3.js
9 1 (1.92%) Kafka
9 1 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Linked Data
2 16 (30.77%) Semantic Web
3 12 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 12 (23.08%) Visualisation
4 11 (21.15%) User Experience
5 10 (19.23%) Ontologies
6 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.92%) Fintech
8 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Solaris
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) RDF
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (59.62%) OO
4 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
5 17 (32.69%) Analytics
5 17 (32.69%) Open Source
6 15 (28.85%) Data Transformation
7 14 (26.92%) Data Modelling
8 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (21.15%) OOP
10 11 (21.15%) Time Management
11 10 (19.23%) TDD
12 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (15.38%) Machine Learning
13 7 (13.46%) Concurrent Programming
14 5 (9.62%) Microservices
14 5 (9.62%) Scrum
14 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (9.62%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) Ruby
4 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.62%) C
5 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (7.69%) C++
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) R
8 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Facebook
1 11 (21.15%) Google
1 11 (21.15%) Twitter
2 1 (1.92%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.92%) MapR
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Sonatype
2 1 (1.92%) Tableau
2 1 (1.92%) Teradata
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago