Period
to 10 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sparx products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sparx Systems.

Sparx
England > North of England
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 302 459 493
Rank change year-on-year +157 +34 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sparx 34 16 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.32% 0.081% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.19% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 2
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +55.28% -40.37%
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -19.35% +14.81%

Sparx is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North of England.

All Vendors
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,122 8,474 10,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 39.37% 43.07% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,244 6,219 8,918
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Sparx
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Sparx as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Sparx in the North of England

Sparx
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sparx in the North of England.

Salary trend for Sparx in the North of England

Sparx
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sparx in the North of England over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Sparx in the North of England

Sparx
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sparx within the North of England region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
North West +130 34 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Sparx
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Sparx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Sparx.

1 32 (94.12%) Python
1 32 (94.12%) Migration
1 32 (94.12%) Enterprise Architecture
1 32 (94.12%) Azure
1 32 (94.12%) R
1 32 (94.12%) Big Data
1 32 (94.12%) Analytics
1 32 (94.12%) Databricks
1 32 (94.12%) Data Lake
2 18 (52.94%) SaaS
3 16 (47.06%) PaaS
3 16 (47.06%) TOGAF
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Machine Learning
3 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (47.06%) IaaS
3 16 (47.06%) HDInsight
4 12 (35.29%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (5.88%) DC/OS
5 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (5.88%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (5.88%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Mesos
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification

Sparx
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 32 (94.12%) Azure
2 18 (52.94%) SaaS
3 16 (47.06%) IaaS
3 16 (47.06%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.88%) AWS
4 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.88%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.88%) Lucidchart
4 2 (5.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) Big Data
1 32 (94.12%) Data Lake
2 16 (47.06%) HDInsight
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Architect
1 32 (94.12%) Solutions Architect
2 28 (82.35%) Cloud Architect
2 28 (82.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 20 (58.82%) Azure Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Akka
1 2 (5.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Analytics
1 32 (94.12%) Enterprise Architecture
1 32 (94.12%) Migration
2 16 (47.06%) Machine Learning
2 16 (47.06%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (5.88%) DevOps
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (5.88%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) Python
1 32 (94.12%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.88%) Marathon
1 2 (5.88%) Mesos
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Databricks
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian