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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPARQL
UK
Rank 827 923 932
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +9
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 25 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.056% 0.049% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 12
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
44871 53118 53796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.09% 51.86% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38264 45734 46028
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 February 2017 within the UK.

SPARQL Salary Histogram in the UK

SPARQL
Top 8 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 February 2017. 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 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 +99 25 £55,000 +15.78% 7
London +84 18 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Oxford - 4 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
South East - 4 £47,500 -
South West - 3 £57,500 - 1
City of London - 3 £50,000 - 1
Devon - 3 £57,500 - 1

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 44 (88.00%) RDF
2 42 (84.00%) Java
3 38 (76.00%) Semantic Web
4 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (54.00%) Triplestore
5 26 (52.00%) RESTful
6 23 (46.00%) TDD
7 20 (40.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.00%) Big Data
9 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
9 17 (34.00%) Machine Learning
9 17 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (34.00%) Web Development
9 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
9 17 (34.00%) Ontologies
10 15 (30.00%) XML
11 14 (28.00%) SQL
11 14 (28.00%) Linked Data
11 14 (28.00%) Microservices
12 13 (26.00%) XSLT
12 13 (26.00%) HTTP
12 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (24.00%) Google
13 12 (24.00%) CSS
13 12 (24.00%) Apache Jena
14 11 (22.00%) Python
14 11 (22.00%) HTML5
15 10 (20.00%) SDLC
16 9 (18.00%) Data Ingestion

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 7 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) Triplestore
2 18 (36.00%) Big Data
3 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (18.00%) Text Mining
5 7 (14.00%) Redis
6 6 (12.00%) Neo4j
7 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.00%) MySQL
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.00%) OLAP
8 1 (2.00%) OLTP
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) gulp
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.00%) ERwin
3 1 (2.00%) MagicDraw
General
1 6 (12.00%) Games
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Semantic Web Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Web Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Java Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) XML Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) RESTful
2 20 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) XML
4 13 (26.00%) XSLT
5 12 (24.00%) Apache Jena
5 12 (24.00%) CSS
6 11 (22.00%) HTML5
7 7 (14.00%) J2EE
7 7 (14.00%) REST
7 7 (14.00%) Web Services
8 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (10.00%) React
10 4 (8.00%) Lucene
10 4 (8.00%) Node.js
10 4 (8.00%) Spring
11 3 (6.00%) Grails
11 3 (6.00%) jQuery
11 3 (6.00%) JSON
11 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (76.00%) Semantic Web
2 14 (28.00%) Linked Data
3 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.00%) Kindle
5 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Blog
6 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) RDF
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) TDD
4 17 (34.00%) Machine Learning
4 17 (34.00%) Ontologies
4 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) Web Development
5 14 (28.00%) Microservices
6 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.00%) SDLC
8 9 (18.00%) Data Ingestion
8 9 (18.00%) ETL
9 8 (16.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (14.00%) Analytics
11 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 5 (10.00%) MVC
12 5 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Python
5 8 (16.00%) Scala
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 6 (12.00%) XQuery
8 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.00%) C#
8 3 (6.00%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (6.00%) Cypher
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Dokku
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Facebook
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
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