The first table below looks at the demand for RDF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 168 163 158
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing RDF 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.083% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £75,000 £30,750 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+143.90% +1.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
RDF
UK

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RDF
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RDF Salary Trend in Scotland

RDF
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDF across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

RDF Salary Histogram in Scotland

RDF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 7 £61,250 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 £75,000 -
Edinburgh -21 1 - -
RDF
UK

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) IT Governance
2 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 5 (26.32%) PaaS
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
2 5 (26.32%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) XML

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
1 5 (26.32%) PaaS
1 5 (26.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Head of IT
1 5 (26.32%) Head of Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Intranet Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XML
1 3 (15.79%) XSLT
1 3 (15.79%) XHTML
1 3 (15.79%) CSS3
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
1 3 (15.79%) Ajax
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Interactive TV
2 2 (10.53%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) IT Governance
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix