The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linked Data
Rank 881 906 894
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.028% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £70,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £80,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £70,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +86.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43831 46620 44069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.05% 39.63% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34786 36920 35869
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Linked Data Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linked Data
Salary Trend

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

Linked Data Salary Trend in the UK

Linked Data
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linked Data over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Linked Data
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linked Data within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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
England +21 9 £42,500 -39.28% 1
London +32 5 £45,000 -43.75% 1
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) RDF
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 7 (50.00%) Big Data
3 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) PhD
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 4 (28.57%) LAMP
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) SPARQL
6 3 (21.43%) Scala
6 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
6 3 (21.43%) HBase

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) Triplestore
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) MOLAP
5 1 (7.14%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
5 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Akka
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) Lucene
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JRuby
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (7.14%) Ontologies
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) RDF
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) API Development
7 1 (7.14%) Deep Learning
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) SPARQL
5 3 (21.43%) Scala
6 2 (14.29%) Groovy
6 2 (14.29%) XQuery
7 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) R
7 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
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