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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linked Data
Rank 818 829 849
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 13 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.034% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 4
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -10 11 £62,500 -7.40% 1
East of England -11 1 £45,000 -10.00%
South East - 1 - -
Linked Data
UK

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (75.00%) Java
1 18 (75.00%) Semantic Web
2 17 (70.83%) RDF
3 16 (66.67%) SPARQL
4 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
4 13 (54.17%) XML
5 12 (50.00%) Big Data
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) PhD
8 5 (20.83%) REST
9 4 (16.67%) Scala
9 4 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (16.67%) Groovy
9 4 (16.67%) JRuby
9 4 (16.67%) XQuery
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) Publishing
10 3 (12.50%) CMS
10 3 (12.50%) Workflow
10 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 3 (12.50%) Content Management
10 3 (12.50%) Lucene

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
2 12 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) Triplestore
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) MOLAP
4 2 (8.33%) ROLAP
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Product Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Product Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Semantic Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) REST
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 4 (16.67%) JRuby
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) Lucene
4 3 (12.50%) XSLT
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Jena
5 2 (8.33%) Akka
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Semantic Web
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Ontologies
5 1 (4.17%) W3C
5 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) RDF
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (12.50%) B2B
5 3 (12.50%) B2C
5 3 (12.50%) Kanban
5 3 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) User Stories
5 3 (12.50%) Product Management
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SPARQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Scala
4 4 (16.67%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) XQuery
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA