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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linked Data
Rank 924 968 992
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +24
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 24 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.007% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £24,000

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
43770 44904 49470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.59% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35309 35400 39225
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,983
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2016 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 30 April 2016. 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 +27 24 £52,500 +16.66% 2
London +25 18 £52,500 +16.66% 1
West Midlands - 6 £47,500 -
Solihull - 6 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £57,500 - 1

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (63.64%) SPARQL
2 25 (56.82%) Big Data
3 23 (52.27%) RDF
4 21 (47.73%) Hadoop
5 20 (45.45%) Semantic Web
5 20 (45.45%) Java
6 15 (34.09%) Finance
7 14 (31.82%) XML
7 14 (31.82%) HTML
7 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
8 13 (29.55%) CSS
8 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.27%) Web Design
9 12 (27.27%) PHP
10 11 (25.00%) ETL
10 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.45%) Analytics
11 9 (20.45%) SaaS
11 9 (20.45%) HTML5
11 9 (20.45%) Web Development
11 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 9 (20.45%) Legal
12 8 (18.18%) Ontologies
12 8 (18.18%) CSS3
12 8 (18.18%) Data Transformation
13 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.91%) TDD
13 7 (15.91%) SEO
13 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (11.36%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) Big Data
2 21 (47.73%) Hadoop
3 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Legal
3 5 (11.36%) Publishing
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Big Data Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Product Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Information Architect
5 4 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Product Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Web Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) HTML
1 14 (31.82%) XML
2 13 (29.55%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) HTML5
4 8 (18.18%) CSS3
5 5 (11.36%) JDBC
5 5 (11.36%) Lucene
5 5 (11.36%) ODBC
5 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) JSON
6 3 (6.82%) REST
7 2 (4.55%) Sass
8 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.27%) D3.js
8 1 (2.27%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Semantic Web
2 8 (18.18%) Ontologies
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 4 (9.09%) Fintech
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Social Media
3 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) Solaris
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) RDF
2 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) Web Design
5 11 (25.00%) ETL
6 9 (20.45%) Analytics
6 9 (20.45%) Web Development
7 8 (18.18%) Data Transformation
8 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.91%) SEO
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) TDD
9 6 (13.64%) OO
10 5 (11.36%) Business Development
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.36%) Open Source
10 5 (11.36%) SOA
11 4 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (9.09%) Investment Management
11 4 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SPARQL
2 20 (45.45%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.27%) PHP
5 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) C++
7 5 (11.36%) C
7 5 (11.36%) Perl
7 5 (11.36%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) R
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) MBA
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) ESRI
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