The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SPARQL
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 84 79
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £62,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +127.27%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 450 528 428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 63.83% 72.13% 54.25%
Number of salaries quoted 400 474 367
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SPARQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

SPARQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SPARQL in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) RDF
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Linked Data
2 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Triplestore
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) SQLAlchemy
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Maven

SPARQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (60.00%) Linked Data
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (60.00%) RDF
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) XQuery
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker