The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linked Data
Rank 849 880 845
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -35
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.020% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £24,000 -
% change year-on-year
+92.70% -
Linked Data
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linked Data across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Linked Data Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linked Data
Salary Trend in England

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

Linked Data Salary Trend in England

Linked Data
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linked Data across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in England

Linked Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linked Data within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 3 £45,000 -40.00%
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
Linked Data
UK

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Linked Data 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 Linked Data.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Semantic Web
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) RDF
4 6 (42.86%) PhD
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 5 (35.71%) SPARQL
5 5 (35.71%) Scala
5 5 (35.71%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) Big Data
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) XQuery
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Lucene
6 4 (28.57%) Groovy
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Triplestore
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
7 3 (21.43%) Apache Jena
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Linked Data 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 Linked Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 3 (21.43%) Drupal
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) Triplestore
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) MOLAP
4 1 (7.14%) ROLAP
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Semantic Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 2 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) Lucene
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Apache Jena
3 3 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Akka
3 3 (21.43%) JRuby
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Semantic Web
2 3 (21.43%) Ontologies
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
1 7 (50.00%) RDF
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Deep Learning
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SPARQL
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) XQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Groovy
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) R
6 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PhD
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA