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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 913 955 978
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +23
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 23 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.044% 0.035% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 28
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £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
51712 57110 62897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.82% 51.49% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44802 48660 53726
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +44 23 £55,000 +10.00% 9
London +31 18 £55,000 -4.34% 7
South East +40 5 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -8 5 £65,000 - 1
Oxford 0 4 £65,000 - 1

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 37 (78.72%) RDF
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) XML
4 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 20 (42.55%) Linked Data
5 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.17%) Big Data
7 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
8 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) HTML
8 15 (31.91%) CSS
9 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.79%) Semantic Web
9 14 (29.79%) Analytics
10 12 (25.53%) Triplestore
11 11 (23.40%) Python
11 11 (23.40%) ETL
12 10 (21.28%) HTTP
12 10 (21.28%) Scrum
12 10 (21.28%) XSLT
12 10 (21.28%) C#
12 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
12 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
12 10 (21.28%) TDD
13 9 (19.15%) Ontologies
13 9 (19.15%) .NET
13 9 (19.15%) OO
13 9 (19.15%) Web Services
13 9 (19.15%) Legal
14 8 (17.02%) XML Schema

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 3 (6.38%) Apache Pig
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Drupal
2 2 (4.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) Jetty
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Big Data
2 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
3 12 (25.53%) Triplestore
4 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.64%) MarkLogic
5 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
6 3 (6.38%) HBase
6 3 (6.38%) Mahout
6 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Maven
2 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Log4j
2 1 (2.13%) Mockito
2 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Legal
3 5 (10.64%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.64%) Publishing
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Big Data Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) XML Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Scientist
8 3 (6.38%) XML XSLT Developer
9 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) XML
2 15 (31.91%) CSS
2 15 (31.91%) HTML
3 10 (21.28%) XSLT
4 9 (19.15%) .NET
4 9 (19.15%) Web Services
5 8 (17.02%) XML Schema
6 6 (12.77%) JSON
6 6 (12.77%) RESTful
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (10.64%) React
7 5 (10.64%) REST
7 5 (10.64%) Spring
8 3 (6.38%) CSS3
8 3 (6.38%) D3.js
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) Lucene
8 3 (6.38%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Linked Data
2 14 (29.79%) Semantic Web
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
4 9 (19.15%) Ontologies
5 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
5 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
6 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.38%) Fintech
8 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) CentOS
2 2 (4.26%) Solaris
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) RDF
2 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
4 14 (29.79%) Analytics
5 11 (23.40%) ETL
6 10 (21.28%) Scrum
6 10 (21.28%) TDD
7 9 (19.15%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 6 (12.77%) BDD
9 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
9 6 (12.77%) Software Architecture
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.64%) Coaching
10 5 (10.64%) Content Management
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (10.64%) Kanban
10 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) Python
4 10 (21.28%) C#
5 8 (17.02%) XQuery
6 7 (14.89%) Ruby
7 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 6 (12.77%) SQL
8 5 (10.64%) C++
8 5 (10.64%) PHP
8 5 (10.64%) XPath
9 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
10 3 (6.38%) R
10 3 (6.38%) VBA
11 2 (4.26%) C
11 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Tableau
2 2 (4.26%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits + work from home
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago