The table below looks at the statistics for RDF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 426 395 423
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Permanent jobs citing RDF 9 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.075% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.094% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 18
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -26.08%
RDF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RDF
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RDF Salary Trend in the South East

RDF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDF within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxfordshire -2 7 £47,500 -24.00%
East Sussex -22 2 £35,500 -16.47%
RDF
England

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) Content Management
2 11 (78.57%) SPARQL
3 10 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (71.43%) XSLT
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Spring
6 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (42.86%) JBoss
6 6 (42.86%) Struts
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) J2EE
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) JUnit
6 6 (42.86%) EJB
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) JSP
6 6 (42.86%) Servlets
6 6 (42.86%) Semantic Web
6 6 (42.86%) Apache Jena
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) R
7 5 (35.71%) REST

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MarkLogic
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) XML Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) XSLT
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Struts
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) EJB
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 6 (42.86%) Servlets
3 6 (42.86%) Apache Jena
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Struts2
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) RSS
4 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) JSTL
4 5 (35.71%) Zend Framework
4 5 (35.71%) XML-RPC
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Semantic Web
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Content Management
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) Web Design
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 5 (35.71%) System Testing
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) RUP
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) SPARQL
3 8 (57.14%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) R
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
6 3 (21.43%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Zend