The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 884 936 952
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +16
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 34 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% 0.044% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 36
Median salary £65,000 £31,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.00% -40.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £27,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+136.36% -60.71%

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
51797 56617 60318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.88% 51.35% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44827 48183 51259
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SPARQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in the UK

SPARQL
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 34 £65,000 +108.00% 10
London +54 26 £65,000 +13.04% 9
South East +38 8 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Oxfordshire -11 8 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Oxford +4 7 £65,000 +52.94% 1

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing SPARQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 40 (70.18%) RDF
2 37 (64.91%) Java
3 29 (50.88%) XML
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.84%) Big Data
6 20 (35.09%) Linked Data
6 20 (35.09%) Semantic Web
7 19 (33.33%) Finance
7 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 19 (33.33%) CSS
7 19 (33.33%) Triplestore
8 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
8 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 17 (29.82%) Hadoop
9 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
10 15 (26.32%) XSLT
10 15 (26.32%) Analytics
11 14 (24.56%) ETL
12 13 (22.81%) Web Services
12 13 (22.81%) XQuery
12 13 (22.81%) Python
13 12 (21.05%) C#
13 12 (21.05%) Scala
14 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
14 11 (19.30%) TDD
14 11 (19.30%) HTTP
14 11 (19.30%) Scrum
14 11 (19.30%) .NET
15 10 (17.54%) XML Schema
15 10 (17.54%) Ontologies

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.02%) Jetty
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) Drupal
4 2 (3.51%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 7 (12.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) Big Data
2 19 (33.33%) Triplestore
3 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 17 (29.82%) Hadoop
5 8 (14.04%) MarkLogic
6 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.26%) BigQuery
7 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.26%) HBase
7 3 (5.26%) Mahout
7 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) JUnit
1 4 (7.02%) Log4j
1 4 (7.02%) Maven
1 4 (7.02%) Mockito
2 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Legal
3 8 (14.04%) Publishing
4 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Leader
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
7 5 (8.77%) XML Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Development Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Head of Engineering
9 3 (5.26%) Data Scientist
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Data Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) XML
2 19 (33.33%) CSS
2 19 (33.33%) HTML
3 15 (26.32%) XSLT
4 13 (22.81%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) .NET
6 10 (17.54%) XML Schema
7 8 (14.04%) JSON
7 8 (14.04%) RESTful
8 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.28%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (12.28%) React
9 5 (8.77%) Lucene
10 4 (7.02%) Apache Camel
10 4 (7.02%) Apache Jena
10 4 (7.02%) J2EE
10 4 (7.02%) REST
10 4 (7.02%) Spring
11 3 (5.26%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Linked Data
1 20 (35.09%) Semantic Web
2 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.54%) Ontologies
4 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
4 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Fintech
6 1 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
1 4 (7.02%) Unix
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) CentOS
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) RDF
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.32%) Analytics
5 14 (24.56%) ETL
6 11 (19.30%) Scrum
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 9 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 8 (14.04%) BDD
8 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.28%) Coaching
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (12.28%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (12.28%) OO
9 7 (12.28%) Pair Programming
10 6 (10.53%) Open Source
10 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
11 5 (8.77%) Content Management
12 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.81%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) XQuery
4 12 (21.05%) C#
4 12 (21.05%) Scala
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) XPath
7 5 (8.77%) Ruby
8 4 (7.02%) C++
8 4 (7.02%) PHP
9 3 (5.26%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.26%) R
9 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.26%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) C
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) PhD
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) Tableau
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
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