The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 842 831 849
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing RDF 63 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.044% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.056% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 54 31 41
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £41,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £48,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +35.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 14 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 25 July 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
(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 -1 63 £52,500 -8.69% 4
London -19 43 £52,500 -8.69% 2
City of London +5 21 £48,750 +14.70% 1
South East -6 12 £36,500 -57.05% 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £36,500 -
Norfolk +21 6 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Norwich +19 6 £22,500 -47.05% 1
East of England 0 6 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Wallingford - 6 £36,000 -
Oxford - 4 £53,000 -
Swindon - 2 £70,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £70,000 -
South West - 2 £70,000 -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 58 (63.04%) XML
2 47 (51.09%) SPARQL
3 41 (44.57%) .NET
4 40 (43.48%) Publishing
5 39 (42.39%) Semantic Web
6 36 (39.13%) C#
7 34 (36.96%) Ontologies
8 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
9 32 (34.78%) Java
10 31 (33.70%) HTML
10 31 (33.70%) CSS
11 29 (31.52%) MarkLogic
12 28 (30.43%) SQL
12 28 (30.43%) XSLT
12 28 (30.43%) XML Schema
13 26 (28.26%) Web Services
13 26 (28.26%) XHTML
13 26 (28.26%) VBA
13 26 (28.26%) C++
13 26 (28.26%) NoSQL
14 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (23.91%) Triplestore
16 20 (21.74%) XMetaL
16 20 (21.74%) XSL
17 18 (19.57%) Tomcat
17 18 (19.57%) TDD
17 18 (19.57%) Data Management
17 18 (19.57%) Subversion
18 17 (18.48%) Scrum
19 16 (17.39%) Finance

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (8.70%) Jetty
3 8 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 7 (7.61%) OpenEdge
5 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.17%) Apache
6 2 (2.17%) CMS
6 2 (2.17%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) MarkLogic
2 26 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 22 (23.91%) Triplestore
4 16 (17.39%) Big Data
4 16 (17.39%) Hadoop
5 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.52%) Text Mining
8 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
8 6 (6.52%) HBase
9 2 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Subversion
2 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.13%) Maven
4 12 (13.04%) Ant
5 8 (8.70%) JUnit
6 6 (6.52%) Selenium
6 6 (6.52%) Hudson
6 6 (6.52%) CruiseControl
7 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.35%) WATIR
8 2 (2.17%) JMeter
8 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.17%) Mockito
8 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
General
1 40 (43.48%) Publishing
2 16 (17.39%) Finance
3 8 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) Games
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (67.39%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) XML Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Architect
4 15 (16.30%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Data Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Integration Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Data Integration Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Database Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Scala Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Graduate
7 6 (6.52%) Web Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Information Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Information Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Principal Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (63.04%) XML
2 41 (44.57%) .NET
3 31 (33.70%) CSS
3 31 (33.70%) HTML
4 28 (30.43%) XSLT
4 28 (30.43%) XML Schema
5 26 (28.26%) XHTML
5 26 (28.26%) Web Services
6 20 (21.74%) XSL
7 14 (15.22%) Spring
7 14 (15.22%) REST
8 11 (11.96%) ODBC
8 11 (11.96%) MSMQ
8 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET
9 10 (10.87%) Servlets
10 6 (6.52%) JSP
10 6 (6.52%) JNDI
10 6 (6.52%) MapReduce
11 5 (5.43%) jQuery
12 4 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.39%) Semantic Web
2 34 (36.96%) Ontologies
3 16 (17.39%) Data Integration
4 13 (14.13%) Reference Data
5 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
6 10 (10.87%) Linked Data
7 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
8 6 (6.52%) Taxonomies
9 5 (5.43%) Digital Media
10 4 (4.35%) Open Source
11 2 (2.17%) W3C
11 2 (2.17%) BBC
12 1 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (1.09%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) UNIX
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) TDD
2 18 (19.57%) Data Management
3 17 (18.48%) Scrum
4 16 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.96%) Programme Management
7 11 (11.96%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (11.96%) Workflow
7 11 (11.96%) BDD
7 11 (11.96%) Master Data Management
7 11 (11.96%) Data Virtualisation
8 10 (10.87%) OOP
9 9 (9.78%) Web Development
9 9 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (8.70%) DevOps
10 8 (8.70%) Data Architecture
10 8 (8.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.09%) SPARQL
2 36 (39.13%) C#
3 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
4 32 (34.78%) Java
5 28 (30.43%) SQL
6 26 (28.26%) VBA
6 26 (28.26%) C++
7 10 (10.87%) XQuery
8 8 (8.70%) Scala
9 6 (6.52%) XPath
10 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.70%) QA
3 5 (5.43%) COREP
3 5 (5.43%) FINREP
4 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Cloudera
3 5 (5.43%) IBM
3 5 (5.43%) Teradata
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 3 (3.26%) Mercator
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) Google
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