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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linked Data
UK
Rank 834 931 956
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 29 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.022% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.054% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 6
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -

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
32268 41079 41424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.24% 40.75% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26027 32779 33140
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Linked Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Linked Data
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linked Data within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 29 £57,500 +27.77% 2
London +59 16 £62,500 +38.88% 1
South East +58 7 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxford - 7 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
East of England - 6 £65,000 -
Luton - 6 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £65,000 -
City of London - 4 £70,000 - 1

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linked Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Linked Data.

1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) Java
3 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
5 22 (39.29%) Semantic Web
5 22 (39.29%) Finance
5 22 (39.29%) SOA
6 21 (37.50%) TOGAF
6 21 (37.50%) Presales
7 17 (30.36%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (28.57%) Web Services
8 16 (28.57%) XML
9 15 (26.79%) RDF
10 14 (25.00%) SPARQL
10 14 (25.00%) Big Data
11 12 (21.43%) Ontologies
11 12 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
11 12 (21.43%) Maven
11 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
11 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 12 (21.43%) C#
11 12 (21.43%) .NET
12 11 (19.64%) C
12 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
12 11 (19.64%) Triplestore
12 11 (19.64%) Document Composition
13 10 (17.86%) Supplier Management
14 9 (16.07%) Python
14 9 (16.07%) Microsoft

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 3 (5.36%) Drupal
4 2 (3.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.00%) Big Data
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (19.64%) Triplestore
5 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Maven
2 6 (10.71%) Ant
2 6 (10.71%) Hudson
2 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 6 (10.71%) Publishing
5 5 (8.93%) Banking
6 4 (7.14%) Legal
7 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 26 (46.43%) Architect
3 22 (39.29%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Semantic Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Python Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Digital Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.93%) XML Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Information Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Data Scientist
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Data Scientist
10 1 (1.79%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) Web Services
1 16 (28.57%) XML
2 12 (21.43%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 8 (14.29%) HTML5
3 8 (14.29%) RESTful
4 7 (12.50%) J2EE
4 7 (12.50%) JSON
5 6 (10.71%) Apache Jena
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (7.14%) XSLT
8 3 (5.36%) jQuery
8 3 (5.36%) Lucene
9 1 (1.79%) CSS
9 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Semantic Web
2 9 (16.07%) Data Structures
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.14%) Social Media
4 4 (7.14%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (39.29%) SOA
4 21 (37.50%) Presales
4 21 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 16 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (26.79%) RDF
7 12 (21.43%) Ontologies
7 12 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (19.64%) Document Composition
8 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (17.86%) Supplier Management
10 9 (16.07%) Open Source
11 8 (14.29%) Analytics
11 8 (14.29%) TDD
11 8 (14.29%) Web Development
12 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
12 6 (10.71%) Machine Learning
12 6 (10.71%) Project Management
12 6 (10.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) SPARQL
3 12 (21.43%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) C
5 9 (16.07%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.36%) XQuery
9 2 (3.57%) R
9 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
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