The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPARQL
UK
Rank 840 931 949
Rank change year-on-year +91 +18  
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 20 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.044% 0.047% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Median salary £56,250 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £52,500 £60,000
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45722 53291 53832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.47% 51.55% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38857 45927 45773
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SPARQL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

SPARQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SPARQL in the UK

SPARQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SPARQL over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SPARQL in the UK

SPARQL
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +107 20 £56,250 +15.38% 1
London +78 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
South East - 4 £47,500 -
Oxford - 4 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Devon - 3 £57,500 -
South West - 3 £57,500 -
City of London - 2 £55,000 -
Norwich - 1 £42,500 -
West End of London - 1 £81,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 -

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 40 (86.96%) RDF
2 37 (80.43%) Java
3 34 (73.91%) Semantic Web
4 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (52.17%) Triplestore
6 22 (47.83%) TDD
7 21 (45.65%) RESTful
8 20 (43.48%) HTML
9 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
9 17 (36.96%) Big Data
10 16 (34.78%) XML
10 16 (34.78%) Web Development
10 16 (34.78%) Ontologies
11 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
11 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (32.61%) NoSQL
12 14 (30.43%) Linked Data
13 13 (28.26%) Machine Learning
14 12 (26.09%) HTML5
14 12 (26.09%) Microservices
14 12 (26.09%) XSLT
14 12 (26.09%) CSS
14 12 (26.09%) HTTP
15 11 (23.91%) SQL
15 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (23.91%) Apache Jena
16 10 (21.74%) SDLC
16 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
17 9 (19.57%) Degree
17 9 (19.57%) Python

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
1 7 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 4 (8.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) Triplestore
2 17 (36.96%) Big Data
3 15 (32.61%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.04%) Neo4j
4 6 (13.04%) Redis
4 6 (13.04%) Text Mining
5 3 (6.52%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) OLAP
7 1 (2.17%) OLTP
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Maven
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) Travis CI
4 2 (4.35%) gulp
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Ant
5 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.17%) ERwin
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) MagicDraw
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
1 6 (13.04%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Publishing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Semantic Web Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Web Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Java Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) XML Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Scala Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) RESTful
2 20 (43.48%) HTML
3 16 (34.78%) XML
4 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 12 (26.09%) HTML5
4 12 (26.09%) XSLT
5 11 (23.91%) Apache Jena
6 7 (15.22%) J2EE
6 7 (15.22%) REST
6 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (10.87%) Spring
9 4 (8.70%) jQuery
9 4 (8.70%) JSON
9 4 (8.70%) Lucene
9 4 (8.70%) Node.js
9 4 (8.70%) React
10 3 (6.52%) Grails
10 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (73.91%) Semantic Web
2 14 (30.43%) Linked Data
3 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.87%) Kindle
5 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.35%) User Experience
7 1 (2.17%) Blog
7 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) RDF
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) TDD
4 16 (34.78%) Ontologies
4 16 (34.78%) Web Development
5 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
6 13 (28.26%) Machine Learning
7 12 (26.09%) Microservices
8 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.74%) SDLC
10 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
11 7 (15.22%) Analytics
11 7 (15.22%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (15.22%) ETL
12 6 (13.04%) Data Ingestion
13 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
13 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
13 5 (10.87%) Scrum
14 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
14 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Python
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) Scala
6 6 (13.04%) XQuery
7 3 (6.52%) C#
7 3 (6.52%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.35%) Cypher
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Dokku
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Facebook
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
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