The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linked Data
Rank 897 865 889
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 16 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.048% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £46,250 -
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36914 35602 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29267 28839 32893
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Linked Data
Top 7 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 28 July 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
(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 -23 16 £70,000 +55.55% 1
London -55 11 £80,000 +77.77% 1
City of London - 8 £80,000 -
South East +13 4 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 12 (52.17%) Publishing
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (47.83%) Semantic Web
4 10 (43.48%) Product Management
4 10 (43.48%) SPARQL
4 10 (43.48%) XML
4 10 (43.48%) B2B
4 10 (43.48%) RDF
5 9 (39.13%) Content Management
5 9 (39.13%) Data Architecture
6 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
6 8 (34.78%) XQuery
6 8 (34.78%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) B2C
7 7 (30.43%) CMS
7 7 (30.43%) Workflow
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Big Data
7 7 (30.43%) Analytics
7 7 (30.43%) User Stories
7 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
7 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) CMS
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) Apache Solr
2 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (30.43%) Big Data
3 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
3 6 (26.09%) Triplestore
3 6 (26.09%) HBase
3 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (26.09%) Text Mining
3 6 (26.09%) Data Mining
4 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Hudson
2 6 (26.09%) CruiseControl
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 6 (26.09%) Ant
3 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
3 4 (17.39%) WATIR
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (52.17%) Publishing
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Product Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Web Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Principal Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Product Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) MapReduce
3 6 (26.09%) JNDI
3 6 (26.09%) JSP
3 6 (26.09%) Servlets
4 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
1 11 (47.83%) Semantic Web
2 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
3 7 (30.43%) Taxonomies
3 7 (30.43%) Ontologies
4 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Social Media
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (8.70%) W3C
5 2 (8.70%) BBC
6 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Telematics
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Product Management
3 10 (43.48%) B2B
3 10 (43.48%) RDF
4 9 (39.13%) Content Management
4 9 (39.13%) Data Architecture
5 7 (30.43%) B2C
5 7 (30.43%) Workflow
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 7 (30.43%) Analytics
5 7 (30.43%) User Stories
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Kanban
5 7 (30.43%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Data Management
8 3 (13.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SPARQL
2 8 (34.78%) XQuery
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) XPath
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD