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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPARQL
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.57% - 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 433 447 380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 61.86% 69.84% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 400 404 331
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Semantic Web
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) XQuery
4 2 (40.00%) RDF
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Linked Data
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Triplestore
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) GitHub
5 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Ontologies
5 1 (20.00%) JSON

SPARQL
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (40.00%) Linked Data
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (40.00%) RDF
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Scala
1 3 (60.00%) XQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker