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 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
Linked Data
Rank 865 880 874
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 13 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.032% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 3
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% -

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Linked Data
Top 8 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 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
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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 -4 13 £60,000 -
London -1 11 £60,000 -11.11%
City of London 0 2 £53,750 -10.41%
East of England -9 1 £45,000 -10.00%
South East - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (76.00%) Java
1 19 (76.00%) Semantic Web
2 17 (68.00%) RDF
3 16 (64.00%) SPARQL
4 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
5 13 (52.00%) Big Data
5 13 (52.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (24.00%) PhD
7 6 (24.00%) REST
8 5 (20.00%) Scala
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (16.00%) Publishing
9 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) XQuery
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) Groovy
9 4 (16.00%) JRuby
9 4 (16.00%) Analytics
10 3 (12.00%) User Stories
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (12.00%) Akka
10 3 (12.00%) Product Management

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
2 13 (52.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Triplestore
4 2 (8.00%) MOLAP
4 2 (8.00%) ROLAP
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Grunt
2 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Lead Product Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Semantic Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) REST
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) RESTful
3 4 (16.00%) JRuby
4 3 (12.00%) Akka
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) XSLT
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) Lucene
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Jena
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Semantic Web
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Ontologies
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) RDF
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Product Management
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (12.00%) B2B
6 3 (12.00%) B2C
6 3 (12.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Content Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) SPARQL
3 5 (20.00%) Scala
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) XQuery
4 4 (16.00%) Groovy
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) PhD
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
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