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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 870 895 870
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 13 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.024% 0.019% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 - -

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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in the UK

SPARQL
Top 11 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 22 May 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
England +36 13 £57,500 -4.16% 4
London +43 10 £58,750 -2.08% 4
City of London +43 4 £58,750 -6.00% 2
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 -

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (90.63%) RDF
2 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
3 23 (71.88%) Java
4 22 (68.75%) CSS
4 22 (68.75%) Semantic Web
5 20 (62.50%) Apache Jena
6 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (56.25%) XML
7 17 (53.13%) XSLT
7 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
8 15 (46.88%) HTML
9 14 (43.75%) J2EE
9 14 (43.75%) Triplestore
10 13 (40.63%) TDD
10 13 (40.63%) Spring
10 13 (40.63%) SQL
11 12 (37.50%) JUnit
11 12 (37.50%) Linux
12 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
12 11 (34.38%) Subversion
12 11 (34.38%) Content Management
13 10 (31.25%) JBoss
13 10 (31.25%) Struts
13 10 (31.25%) JSP
13 10 (31.25%) Servlets
13 10 (31.25%) EJB
14 9 (28.13%) Oracle
14 9 (28.13%) .NET
14 9 (28.13%) C#
14 9 (28.13%) OO

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
2 10 (31.25%) JBoss
3 9 (28.13%) Apache Solr
4 8 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (21.88%) Apache
6 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
6 3 (9.38%) Drupal
7 2 (6.25%) CMS
7 2 (6.25%) IIS
7 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Route 53
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Multicast
2 2 (6.25%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Triplestore
2 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) MarkLogic
5 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.25%) Mahout
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (3.13%) MOLAP
7 1 (3.13%) ROLAP
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JUnit
2 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (34.38%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.25%) Liquibase
5 2 (6.25%) Flyway
5 2 (6.25%) Mockito
6 1 (3.13%) Grunt
6 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Semantic Web Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 20 (62.50%) Apache Jena
3 18 (56.25%) XML
4 17 (53.13%) XSLT
5 15 (46.88%) HTML
6 14 (43.75%) J2EE
7 13 (40.63%) Spring
8 10 (31.25%) Struts
8 10 (31.25%) JSP
8 10 (31.25%) Servlets
8 10 (31.25%) EJB
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 9 (28.13%) jQuery
10 8 (25.00%) Struts2
10 8 (25.00%) JSTL
10 8 (25.00%) HTML5
11 7 (21.88%) Web Services
12 6 (18.75%) RESTful
12 6 (18.75%) Lucene
12 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Semantic Web
2 8 (25.00%) Ontologies
3 5 (15.63%) Linked Data
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Kindle
6 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) RDF
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) Content Management
5 9 (28.13%) OO
6 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (25.00%) System Testing
6 8 (25.00%) OOD
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) DevOps
9 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Project Management
12 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.25%) Change Management
12 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
12 2 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 23 (71.88%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
5 5 (15.63%) XQuery
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Groovy
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.25%) Isilon
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Salary: Competitive
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