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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sphinx
Rank 948 962 959
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 6 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.007% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 24
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.70%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £36,000

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
39368 41783 47955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.36% 37.90% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34022 35490 40541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 4 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 +22 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Hampshire - 6 £40,000 -
South East - 6 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £35,000 -

Sphinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 6 (60.00%) Redis
2 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (60.00%) OO PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) SQLite
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) Google
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Perl

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 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) Redis
2 4 (40.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (40.00%) Hudson
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Trac
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (40.00%) HTML Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (40.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OO PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) OOP
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google