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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 877 809 876
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +67
Permanent jobs citing RDF 38 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.063% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.077% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 36
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £42,350 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +5.55%

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 12 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 30 September 2014. 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 -63 37 £42,500 -10.52% 7
London -13 29 £50,000 -16.66% 5
City of London +32 20 £42,500 -
Norfolk +11 4 £22,500 -
Norwich +4 4 £22,500 -
South East -12 4 £35,500 -25.26% 1
East of England -18 4 £22,500 -32.55%
Oxfordshire - 4 £35,500 - 1
Wallingford - 3 £35,000 -
Glasgow -14 1 - - 2
Scotland -20 1 - - 2
Oxford - 1 £36,000 - 1

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 49 (53.26%) XML
1 49 (53.26%) SPARQL
2 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (42.39%) Semantic Web
4 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 35 (38.04%) .NET
6 33 (35.87%) CSS
6 33 (35.87%) C#
6 33 (35.87%) HTML
6 33 (35.87%) Java
6 33 (35.87%) Publishing
7 30 (32.61%) Ontologies
8 28 (30.43%) SQL
9 27 (29.35%) Web Services
10 25 (27.17%) XSLT
10 25 (27.17%) XML Schema
11 24 (26.09%) MarkLogic
11 24 (26.09%) Triplestore
12 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 23 (25.00%) XHTML
13 22 (23.91%) VBA
13 22 (23.91%) C++
14 19 (20.65%) Hadoop
14 19 (20.65%) Unit Testing
14 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
14 19 (20.65%) TDD
15 18 (19.57%) Subversion
15 18 (19.57%) Big Data
16 17 (18.48%) Computer Science
16 17 (18.48%) Scrum

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (18.48%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (8.70%) Jetty
3 8 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.35%) OpenEdge
6 3 (3.26%) Node.js
7 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) MarkLogic
1 24 (26.09%) Triplestore
2 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (20.65%) Hadoop
4 18 (19.57%) Big Data
5 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
6 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
8 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
9 6 (6.52%) Text Mining
9 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
9 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
9 6 (6.52%) HBase
10 2 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.57%) Subversion
3 12 (13.04%) Maven
3 12 (13.04%) Ant
4 10 (10.87%) Selenium
5 8 (8.70%) JUnit
6 6 (6.52%) FitNesse
6 6 (6.52%) CruiseControl
6 6 (6.52%) Hudson
7 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
7 4 (4.35%) WATIR
7 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.17%) JMeter
8 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 33 (35.87%) Publishing
2 14 (15.22%) Finance
3 8 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) XML Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Architect
3 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.78%) Data Architect
4 9 (9.78%) Integration Architect
4 9 (9.78%) Data Integration Architect
5 8 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Graduate
5 8 (8.70%) Scala Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Database Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Web Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Designer
8 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Principal Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (53.26%) XML
2 35 (38.04%) .NET
3 33 (35.87%) CSS
3 33 (35.87%) HTML
4 27 (29.35%) Web Services
5 25 (27.17%) XSLT
5 25 (27.17%) XML Schema
6 23 (25.00%) XHTML
7 15 (16.30%) REST
8 14 (15.22%) XSL
9 13 (14.13%) Spring
10 11 (11.96%) ODBC
10 11 (11.96%) MSMQ
11 10 (10.87%) Servlets
12 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
12 9 (9.78%) jQuery
13 6 (6.52%) HTML5
13 6 (6.52%) JNDI
13 6 (6.52%) JSON
13 6 (6.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.39%) Semantic Web
2 30 (32.61%) Ontologies
3 17 (18.48%) Computer Science
4 14 (15.22%) Data Integration
5 11 (11.96%) Linked Data
5 11 (11.96%) Reference Data
6 9 (9.78%) Algorithms
7 6 (6.52%) Taxonomies
8 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.43%) User Experience
8 5 (5.43%) Digital Media
9 3 (3.26%) Open Source
9 3 (3.26%) Data Structures
9 3 (3.26%) W3C
10 1 (1.09%) BBC
10 1 (1.09%) Interactive TV
10 1 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) UNIX
2 6 (6.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.65%) TDD
2 19 (20.65%) Unit Testing
3 17 (18.48%) Scrum
4 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.22%) Data Management
5 14 (15.22%) Data Modelling
6 13 (14.13%) Web Development
6 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (14.13%) BDD
7 11 (11.96%) Master Data Management
7 11 (11.96%) Data Virtualisation
7 11 (11.96%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.96%) Programme Management
8 10 (10.87%) OOP
9 9 (9.78%) MVC
9 9 (9.78%) Data Architecture
10 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) SPARQL
2 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.87%) C#
3 33 (35.87%) Java
4 28 (30.43%) SQL
5 22 (23.91%) VBA
5 22 (23.91%) C++
6 9 (9.78%) XQuery
7 8 (8.70%) Scala
8 6 (6.52%) XPath
9 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) ISEB
2 4 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 9 (9.78%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.26%) COREP
3 3 (3.26%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Cloudera
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) IBM
4 3 (3.26%) Mercator
4 3 (3.26%) Teradata
5 2 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Managed Services - BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £55k + options + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago