The table below looks at the statistics for RDF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 854 878 852
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing RDF 29 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.030% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 29
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -52.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RDF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDF within the UK.

RDF Salary Trend in the UK

RDF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDF within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +34 28 £43,000 -18.09% 5
London +35 11 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Leeds - 8 £43,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 8 £43,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 8 £43,000 - 2
City of London +35 5 £60,000 -4.00% 2
East of England +15 3 £22,500 -43.75%
Norfolk +8 3 £22,500 -43.75%
South East +5 3 £44,000 +30.37%
Norwich +1 3 £22,500 -43.75%
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £44,000 -
Brighton - 2 £44,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RDF 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 RDF.

1 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 31 (59.62%) XML
3 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (55.77%) SPARQL
5 25 (48.08%) CSS
6 24 (46.15%) Semantic Web
7 22 (42.31%) Apache Jena
7 22 (42.31%) C#
8 21 (40.38%) HTML
9 20 (38.46%) SQL
10 17 (32.69%) .NET
10 17 (32.69%) Web Services
10 17 (32.69%) XSLT
10 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
10 17 (32.69%) jQuery
11 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
11 16 (30.77%) MVC
12 15 (28.85%) TDD
12 15 (28.85%) Content Management
12 15 (28.85%) Spring
12 15 (28.85%) J2EE
13 14 (26.92%) Eclipse
13 14 (26.92%) Subversion
13 14 (26.92%) Triplestore
14 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (25.00%) Project Management
14 13 (25.00%) Linux
14 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 12 (23.08%) JUnit

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RDF 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 RDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
2 10 (19.23%) JBoss
3 9 (17.31%) Apache Solr
4 8 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (15.38%) Apache
4 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (7.69%) Drupal
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.85%) CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.85%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 14 (26.92%) Triplestore
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.69%) MarkLogic
7 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) Mahout
9 1 (1.92%) Big Data
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.92%) MOLAP
9 1 (1.92%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Eclipse
1 14 (26.92%) Subversion
2 12 (23.08%) JUnit
3 8 (15.38%) NUnit
3 8 (15.38%) CruiseControl
3 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 8 (15.38%) NCover
3 8 (15.38%) FxCop
4 6 (11.54%) Maven
4 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.54%) Selenium
5 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.77%) Firebug
6 3 (5.77%) TestNG
6 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (3.85%) Mockito
8 1 (1.92%) Grunt
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Military
3 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Semantic Web Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Junior
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) XML
2 25 (48.08%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) Apache Jena
4 21 (40.38%) HTML
5 17 (32.69%) .NET
5 17 (32.69%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) XSLT
5 17 (32.69%) jQuery
6 15 (28.85%) Spring
6 15 (28.85%) J2EE
7 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.23%) EJB
8 10 (19.23%) Struts
8 10 (19.23%) JSP
8 10 (19.23%) Servlets
8 10 (19.23%) HTML5
9 8 (15.38%) Ajax
9 8 (15.38%) NHibernate
9 8 (15.38%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Semantic Web
2 9 (17.31%) Ontologies
3 8 (15.38%) User Experience
4 7 (13.46%) Linked Data
5 5 (9.62%) Kindle
5 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) MVC
3 15 (28.85%) TDD
3 15 (28.85%) Content Management
4 13 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (21.15%) SOA
6 10 (19.23%) Software Architecture
7 9 (17.31%) OO
7 9 (17.31%) Scrum
8 8 (15.38%) Workflow
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (15.38%) OOD
8 8 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.38%) System Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Functional Programming
8 8 (15.38%) Analytics
9 6 (11.54%) BDD
10 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) SPARQL
4 22 (42.31%) C#
5 20 (38.46%) SQL
6 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.62%) TypeScript
7 5 (9.62%) XQuery
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 4 (7.69%) XPath
9 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) VB
9 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) VBA
10 1 (1.92%) C++
10 1 (1.92%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.85%) Basel II
3 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £47,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 26 days ago