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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 874 920 877
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -43
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 16 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.021% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 17
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £31,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+49.19% -40.95%

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
56401 63031 59912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.98% 52.50% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47932 53204 51477
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SPARQL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in the UK

SPARQL
Top 6 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 24 April 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
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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 +16 16 £48,750 +14.70% 3
London +33 11 £48,750 +14.70% 3
South East +15 5 £46,250 +49.19%
Oxfordshire +13 5 £46,250 +49.19%
City of London +37 4 £60,000 +69.01% 1
Oxford +2 1 - -

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 36 (94.74%) RDF
2 27 (71.05%) XML
3 26 (68.42%) Java
3 26 (68.42%) Semantic Web
4 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
5 22 (57.89%) CSS
5 22 (57.89%) XSLT
6 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (42.11%) Apache Jena
8 15 (39.47%) HTML
8 15 (39.47%) SQL
9 14 (36.84%) J2EE
9 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
9 14 (36.84%) Content Management
10 13 (34.21%) Triplestore
11 12 (31.58%) TDD
11 12 (31.58%) Spring
12 11 (28.95%) Subversion
12 11 (28.95%) Linux
12 11 (28.95%) JUnit
12 11 (28.95%) Eclipse
13 10 (26.32%) JBoss
13 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (26.32%) EJB
13 10 (26.32%) C#
13 10 (26.32%) JSP
13 10 (26.32%) Servlets
13 10 (26.32%) Struts
13 10 (26.32%) Ontologies
13 10 (26.32%) Linked Data

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 10 (26.32%) JBoss
3 9 (23.68%) Apache Solr
4 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (15.79%) Apache
6 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
6 3 (7.89%) Drupal
7 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
7 2 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SPSS
1 2 (5.26%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Triplestore
2 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
5 6 (15.79%) Big Data
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
6 5 (13.16%) MarkLogic
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.26%) MOLAP
7 2 (5.26%) ROLAP
8 1 (2.63%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JUnit
1 11 (28.95%) Eclipse
1 11 (28.95%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.63%) Mockito
4 1 (2.63%) Grunt
4 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Semantic Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) XML Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Development Manager
10 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) XML
2 22 (57.89%) XSLT
2 22 (57.89%) CSS
3 16 (42.11%) Apache Jena
4 15 (39.47%) HTML
5 14 (36.84%) J2EE
6 12 (31.58%) Spring
7 10 (26.32%) EJB
7 10 (26.32%) JSP
7 10 (26.32%) Servlets
7 10 (26.32%) Struts
8 9 (23.68%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) JSTL
9 8 (21.05%) jQuery
9 8 (21.05%) HTML5
9 8 (21.05%) Struts2
10 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 6 (15.79%) RESTful
11 5 (13.16%) REST
11 5 (13.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (68.42%) Semantic Web
2 10 (26.32%) Ontologies
2 10 (26.32%) Linked Data
3 3 (7.89%) Kindle
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) RDF
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Content Management
4 12 (31.58%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 8 (21.05%) MVC
5 8 (21.05%) OO
5 8 (21.05%) OOD
5 8 (21.05%) System Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
10 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
10 2 (5.26%) Content Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) XQuery
6 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 5 (13.16%) TypeScript
7 4 (10.53%) XPath
8 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.26%) R
9 2 (5.26%) Scala
9 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.26%) VBA
9 2 (5.26%) C++
9 2 (5.26%) Perl
10 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
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