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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linked Data
Rank 879 881 858
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 8 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.020% 0.031% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 -

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
40287 42468 41015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.63% 39.67% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32176 32896 33610
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +15 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
London +13 7 £45,000 -33.33% 1
City of London +5 2 £53,750 -10.41%
South East - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (83.33%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Semantic Web
3 17 (70.83%) RDF
4 16 (66.67%) SPARQL
5 13 (54.17%) XML
5 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
5 13 (54.17%) Big Data
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) PhD
8 6 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) Scala
9 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 4 (16.67%) Lucene
10 4 (16.67%) PHP
10 4 (16.67%) J2EE
10 4 (16.67%) HTTP
10 4 (16.67%) XQuery
10 4 (16.67%) Web Services
10 4 (16.67%) Groovy
10 4 (16.67%) JRuby
10 4 (16.67%) RESTful
10 4 (16.67%) Apache Solr
10 4 (16.67%) Analytics
10 4 (16.67%) Triplestore

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Drupal
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
1 13 (54.17%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) Triplestore
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) MOLAP
3 2 (8.33%) ROLAP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Semantic Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) J2EE
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) Lucene
4 4 (16.67%) JRuby
4 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (12.50%) Akka
5 3 (12.50%) Apache Jena
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Semantic Web
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Ontologies
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) RDF
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
7 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
8 1 (4.17%) B2B
8 1 (4.17%) B2C
8 1 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Workflow
8 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SPARQL
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) XQuery
4 4 (16.67%) Groovy
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PhD
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
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