Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sphinx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sphinx over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sphinx
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1186 1256
Rank change year-on-year +36 +70 +32
Permanent jobs citing Sphinx 16 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.024% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 19
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

Sphinx is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67897 70031 78219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.23% 39.09% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56913 61276 67484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Sphinx
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sphinx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sphinx in England

Sphinx
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sphinx in England

Sphinx
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sphinx in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sphinx in England

Sphinx
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sphinx within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +35 13 £45,000 -
London +11 3 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Sphinx
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Sphinx.

1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Retail
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) LAMP
5 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 7 (43.75%) OO PHP
5 7 (43.75%) Redis
5 7 (43.75%) PHP 5
5 7 (43.75%) PHPUnit
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
5 7 (43.75%) Node.js
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Marketing
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
8 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (18.75%) Replication
8 3 (18.75%) PyQt
8 3 (18.75%) Matplotlib

Sphinx
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 7 (43.75%) Redis
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) PHPUnit
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Python Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Database Architect
5 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Author
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) HTML5
1 7 (43.75%) LAMP
1 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Matplotlib
3 3 (18.75%) Pandas
3 3 (18.75%) PyQt
3 3 (18.75%) pytest
3 3 (18.75%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) OO PHP
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) B2C
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) PHP 5
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Galera Cluster