The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SPARQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPARQL
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 637 638
Rank change year-on-year +62 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 12 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.035% 0.033% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.061% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 9
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

SPARQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18605 22906 21994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.90% 53.88% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16056 20101 18853
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SPARQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SPARQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SPARQL in London

SPARQL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SPARQL in London

SPARQL
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SPARQL in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SPARQL in London

SPARQL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
West End of London - 2 £81,500 - 1
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
SPARQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the London region with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 33 (89.19%) RDF
2 31 (83.78%) Java
3 26 (70.27%) Semantic Web
4 21 (56.76%) RESTful
5 20 (54.05%) Triplestore
6 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (48.65%) TDD
8 16 (43.24%) Big Data
9 15 (40.54%) Ontologies
10 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
11 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
11 13 (35.14%) HTML
11 13 (35.14%) Microservices
12 12 (32.43%) HTTP
12 12 (32.43%) Linked Data
12 12 (32.43%) Web Development
13 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (29.73%) Apache Jena
14 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
14 10 (27.03%) SQL
14 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
14 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (21.62%) Degree
15 8 (21.62%) Google
15 8 (21.62%) XML
15 8 (21.62%) XSLT
15 8 (21.62%) Analytics
16 7 (18.92%) Neo4j
16 7 (18.92%) SDLC
16 7 (18.92%) Finance

SPARQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (16.22%) Apache
1 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.11%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Triplestore
2 16 (43.24%) Big Data
3 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
4 7 (18.92%) Neo4j
5 6 (16.22%) Redis
5 6 (16.22%) Text Mining
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) OLTP
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) ERwin
4 1 (2.70%) MagicDraw
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Games
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Publishing
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Semantic Web Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) XML Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Scala Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.70%) C Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) RESTful
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
3 11 (29.73%) Apache Jena
4 8 (21.62%) XML
4 8 (21.62%) XSLT
5 7 (18.92%) HTML5
5 7 (18.92%) J2EE
6 6 (16.22%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (13.51%) CSS
8 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.81%) Lucene
8 4 (10.81%) REST
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) jQuery
9 3 (8.11%) Node.js
9 3 (8.11%) Spring
9 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
10 2 (5.41%) hapi
10 2 (5.41%) MEAN Stack
10 2 (5.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Semantic Web
2 12 (32.43%) Linked Data
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.51%) Kindle
5 2 (5.41%) User Experience
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) RDF
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) TDD
4 15 (40.54%) Ontologies
5 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
5 13 (35.14%) Microservices
6 12 (32.43%) Web Development
7 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.62%) Analytics
9 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
9 7 (18.92%) SDLC
10 6 (16.22%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) Data Ingestion
10 6 (16.22%) ETL
11 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
12 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) PHP
3 7 (18.92%) Python
4 5 (13.51%) Scala
5 3 (8.11%) XQuery
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Cypher
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GCP
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Dokku
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Facebook
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
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