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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 895 956 973
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +17
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.031% 0.023% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 13
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median 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
51390 56383 63151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.33% 51.39% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44488 47983 53937
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in the UK

SPARQL
Top 2 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 29 May 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 +48 16 £52,500 -8.69% 5
London +49 15 £52,500 -10.63% 4

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (78.57%) RDF
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 24 (57.14%) Linked Data
4 21 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 21 (50.00%) Big Data
5 20 (47.62%) XML
6 18 (42.86%) Finance
6 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) Semantic Web
8 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
8 13 (30.95%) Analytics
9 12 (28.57%) HTML
9 12 (28.57%) CSS
9 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 12 (28.57%) Ontologies
10 11 (26.19%) ETL
11 10 (23.81%) Web Services
11 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 9 (21.43%) Ruby
12 9 (21.43%) TDD
12 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
12 9 (21.43%) HTTP
12 9 (21.43%) OO
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum
12 9 (21.43%) Legal
13 8 (19.05%) XML Schema
13 8 (19.05%) .NET
13 8 (19.05%) C#
13 8 (19.05%) Open Source

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 4 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) XMetaL
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Big Data
1 21 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.67%) Triplestore
4 5 (11.90%) MarkLogic
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
5 4 (9.52%) HBase
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 3 (7.14%) Mahout
7 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.38%) DB2
7 1 (2.38%) OLTP
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Legal
3 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.52%) Publishing
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Big Data Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Leader
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) XML Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Scientist
7 3 (7.14%) XML XSLT Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) XML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
2 12 (28.57%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 8 (19.05%) XML Schema
5 7 (16.67%) XSLT
6 5 (11.90%) CSS3
6 5 (11.90%) HTML5
6 5 (11.90%) JDBC
6 5 (11.90%) JSON
6 5 (11.90%) Lucene
6 5 (11.90%) ODBC
6 5 (11.90%) REST
6 5 (11.90%) RESTful
6 5 (11.90%) Spring
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
7 4 (9.52%) React
8 3 (7.14%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Linked Data
2 14 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 12 (28.57%) Ontologies
4 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
6 3 (7.14%) Fintech
7 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Solaris
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) RDF
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Analytics
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 11 (26.19%) ETL
6 9 (21.43%) OO
6 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Data Transformation
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.90%) BDD
9 5 (11.90%) Kanban
9 5 (11.90%) Machine Learning
9 5 (11.90%) Web Design
10 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 4 (9.52%) Test-First Development
10 4 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) Ruby
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) C++
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 5 (11.90%) XQuery
8 4 (9.52%) C
8 4 (9.52%) Perl
8 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.52%) XPath
9 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 3 (7.14%) R
9 3 (7.14%) Scala
9 3 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Tableau
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.38%) MapR
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Teradata
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