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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linked Data
Rank 906 957 971
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 25 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.017% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 15
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £61,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -39.28%

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
40643 45800 46768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.46% 41.53% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33161 36311 36979
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Linked Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Linked Data
Top 6 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 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +66 25 £52,500 +20.00% 2
London +61 24 £52,500 -10.63% 1
City of London - 13 £52,500 - 1
Oxford - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £65,000 -

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 35 (68.63%) Java
2 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Big Data
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
4 22 (43.14%) SPARQL
5 21 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 20 (39.22%) Analytics
7 19 (37.25%) RDF
8 17 (33.33%) Semantic Web
9 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 15 (29.41%) CSS
9 15 (29.41%) XML
9 15 (29.41%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
11 12 (23.53%) Public Cloud
11 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
11 12 (23.53%) Taxonomies
12 11 (21.57%) Web Development
12 11 (21.57%) Web Design
12 11 (21.57%) PHP
12 11 (21.57%) ETL
13 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
13 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
13 9 (17.65%) Legal
14 8 (15.69%) TDD
14 8 (15.69%) SEO
14 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce

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 13 (25.49%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) Big Data
2 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
3 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Grunt
2 3 (5.88%) Babel
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Publishing
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) Java Developer
3 16 (31.37%) Big Data Developer
4 15 (29.41%) Software Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Java Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Technical Leader
9 4 (7.84%) Digital Product Manager
9 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Product Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Product Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) CSS
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
1 15 (29.41%) XML
2 7 (13.73%) CSS3
2 7 (13.73%) HTML5
3 6 (11.76%) Sass
4 4 (7.84%) JSON
4 4 (7.84%) Lucene
4 4 (7.84%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (7.84%) REST
5 3 (5.88%) JDBC
5 3 (5.88%) Node.js
5 3 (5.88%) ODBC
5 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
2 12 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 12 (23.53%) Taxonomies
3 5 (9.80%) Fintech
4 4 (7.84%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.84%) Social Media
4 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Solaris
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 20 (39.22%) Analytics
4 19 (37.25%) RDF
5 11 (21.57%) ETL
5 11 (21.57%) Web Design
5 11 (21.57%) Web Development
6 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.69%) SEO
7 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 5 (9.80%) Open Source
9 4 (7.84%) BDD
9 4 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.84%) Investment Management
9 4 (7.84%) Product Management
9 4 (7.84%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (7.84%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) SPARQL
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) C
6 3 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) ES6
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Google
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