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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sphinx
Rank 909 965 967
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 12 2 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.002% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.005% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 28
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 £32,500 £47,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £30,500

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
37761 40947 48643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.88% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32710 34988 41575
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

Sphinx Salary Histogram in the UK

Sphinx
Top 4 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 30 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 +58 12 £40,000 -15.78%
South East - 12 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 12 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £37,500 -

Sphinx
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
1 12 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (100.00%) Node.js
1 12 (100.00%) Redis
1 12 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 11 (91.67%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Varnish
3 6 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development

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 12 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (100.00%) Redis
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (91.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP 5
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Varnish