The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linked Data
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 -
Linked Data
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2291 2249 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.46% 33.68% 32.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 1745 2005
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Linked Data Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Linked Data
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Linked Data Salary Trend in the North West

Linked Data
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL