The first table below looks at the demand for RDF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank - 114 98
Permanent jobs citing RDF 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £50,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +92.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
RDF
West Midlands

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDF across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RDF
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDF across the Birmingham region.

RDF Salary Trend in Birmingham

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RDF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDF.

1 23 (100.00%) Perl
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Sun
1 23 (100.00%) EMC
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
1 23 (100.00%) SUSE
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 23 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 16 (69.57%) AIX
3 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
3 13 (56.52%) Financial Institution
3 13 (56.52%) Korn
3 13 (56.52%) Wiki
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (43.48%) Workflow
4 10 (43.48%) Symantec

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RDF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) Banking
3 13 (56.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 13 (56.52%) Wiki
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) SUSE
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (69.57%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Perl
2 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
2 13 (56.52%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sun
1 23 (100.00%) EMC
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 10 (43.48%) Symantec