The table below looks at the statistics for Sphinx skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sphinx over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sphinx
Rank 903 962 979
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 18 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.005% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 29
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37659 42097 47740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 38.04% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32718 36021 40791
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sphinx
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Sphinx as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sphinx Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sphinx
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sphinx within the UK.

Sphinx Salary Trend in the UK

Sphinx
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sphinx over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Sphinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Sphinx
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sphinx within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +69 18 £40,000 -15.78% 3
South East - 16 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire - 16 £40,000 - 2
Farnborough - 9 £37,500 - 1
London +41 1 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Sphinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Sphinx 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 Sphinx.

1 19 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (94.74%) Redis
2 18 (94.74%) OO PHP
2 18 (94.74%) MongoDB
2 18 (94.74%) Node.js
2 18 (94.74%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) OO
2 18 (94.74%) E-Commerce
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) HTML5
4 15 (78.95%) Marketing
5 11 (57.89%) PHP 5
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) MySQL
5 11 (57.89%) PHPUnit
6 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
7 7 (36.84%) Varnish
7 7 (36.84%) REST
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) Web Development
10 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
10 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (5.26%) Degree

Sphinx
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 19 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MongoDB
1 18 (94.74%) Redis
2 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
2 11 (57.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (78.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 17 (89.47%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Node.js
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) HTML5
3 7 (36.84%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Laravel
4 1 (5.26%) Lucene
4 1 (5.26%) Symfony
4 1 (5.26%) Xapian
4 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) E-Commerce
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
1 18 (94.74%) OO
1 18 (94.74%) OO PHP
1 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Database Security
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) PHP
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) PHP 5
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Zend
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