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

SPARQL
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 913 964
Rank change year-on-year +44 +51  
Permanent jobs citing SPARQL 5 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.039% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 8
Median salary £81,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.18% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +136.36%  

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 50204 51240 57032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.13% 52.79% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42122 44388 48638
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 £75,000 £70,000 £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

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
Top 6 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 June 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 +23 5 £81,500 +48.18% 4
London +12 4 £81,500 +48.18% 4
West End of London - 3 £81,500 - 1
South East +60 1 - -
Oxford +8 1 - -
Oxfordshire +8 1 - -

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

1 19 (76.00%) RDF
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 16 (64.00%) Semantic Web
5 12 (48.00%) Triplestore
6 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) Big Data
7 10 (40.00%) Analytics
8 9 (36.00%) Microservices
9 8 (32.00%) Python
9 8 (32.00%) XML
9 8 (32.00%) Spring
10 7 (28.00%) Web Development
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (28.00%) RESTful
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
10 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
11 6 (24.00%) Games
11 6 (24.00%) HTML5

SPARQL
Co-occurring 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 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Triplestore
2 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Neo4j
3 4 (16.00%) Redis
4 3 (12.00%) Text Mining
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) OLTP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Travis CI
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Hudson
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.00%) ERwin
5 1 (4.00%) MagicDraw
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Semantic Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) Spring
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) JSON
5 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (16.00%) Angular 2
6 4 (16.00%) OAuth2
6 4 (16.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) SAML
6 4 (16.00%) XSLT
7 3 (12.00%) Grails
7 3 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (12.00%) React
7 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Semantic Web
2 5 (20.00%) Linked Data
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Blog
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Kindle
5 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) RDF
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) Analytics
4 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (36.00%) Microservices
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.00%) Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) ETL
7 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) XQuery
7 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) GCP
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Informatica
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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