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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 869 880 842
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -38
Permanent jobs citing RDF 29 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.044% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.053% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 32
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,400 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -12.04%

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
93547 99412 88976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.45% 82.68% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 76379 80564 73278
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 17 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 June 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 +8 28 £43,000 -18.09% 2
London -8 11 £57,500 +9.52%
West Midlands - 8 £35,000 -
City of London +30 6 £57,500 -14.81%
West Yorkshire - 5 £43,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £43,000 -
Leeds - 5 £43,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £27,500 -
South East +14 3 £32,250 -12.24%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £32,250 -12.24%
East of England +6 1 - - 1
Norwich +1 1 - -
Oxford +1 1 - -
Norfolk 0 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 32 (58.18%) XML
4 31 (56.36%) SPARQL
5 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (50.91%) CSS
7 25 (45.45%) HTML
7 25 (45.45%) Semantic Web
8 24 (43.64%) Apache Jena
9 20 (36.36%) jQuery
9 20 (36.36%) C#
10 18 (32.73%) MVC
10 18 (32.73%) TDD
10 18 (32.73%) SQL
11 17 (30.91%) .NET
11 17 (30.91%) XSLT
11 17 (30.91%) Spring
12 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
13 15 (27.27%) Web Services
13 15 (27.27%) J2EE
14 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
14 14 (25.45%) Project Management
15 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
15 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (23.64%) Triplestore
16 12 (21.82%) Content Management
17 11 (20.00%) Subversion
17 11 (20.00%) Linux
17 11 (20.00%) Eclipse
17 11 (20.00%) HTML5

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (14.55%) Apache Solr
2 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (12.73%) Apache
4 4 (7.27%) CMS
5 3 (5.45%) Drupal
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.82%) WordPress
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.82%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
2 13 (23.64%) Triplestore
3 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) MarkLogic
8 2 (3.64%) Mahout
9 1 (1.82%) Big Data
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.82%) MOLAP
9 1 (1.82%) ROLAP
9 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 11 (20.00%) Subversion
2 10 (18.18%) JUnit
3 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 8 (14.55%) NUnit
3 8 (14.55%) CruiseControl
3 8 (14.55%) Selenium
3 8 (14.55%) NCover
3 8 (14.55%) FxCop
4 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
5 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.09%) Maven
6 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.45%) PHPUnit
6 3 (5.45%) Firebug
6 3 (5.45%) TestNG
6 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.64%) Mockito
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Publishing
3 2 (3.64%) Military
3 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 14 (25.45%) Web Developer
5 13 (23.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Semantic Web Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (7.27%) LAMP Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Test Leader
10 3 (5.45%) Junior
10 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Graduate
11 2 (3.64%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) XML
2 28 (50.91%) CSS
3 25 (45.45%) HTML
4 24 (43.64%) Apache Jena
5 20 (36.36%) jQuery
6 17 (30.91%) Spring
6 17 (30.91%) .NET
6 17 (30.91%) XSLT
7 15 (27.27%) Web Services
7 15 (27.27%) J2EE
8 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
8 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.00%) HTML5
10 9 (16.36%) CSS3
11 8 (14.55%) EJB
11 8 (14.55%) JSP
11 8 (14.55%) Servlets
11 8 (14.55%) Struts
11 8 (14.55%) Ajax
11 8 (14.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Semantic Web
2 10 (18.18%) Ontologies
3 8 (14.55%) Linked Data
3 8 (14.55%) User Experience
4 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.09%) Kindle
6 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) TDD
2 18 (32.73%) MVC
3 14 (25.45%) Project Management
4 12 (21.82%) Content Management
5 10 (18.18%) OO
6 9 (16.36%) SOA
7 8 (14.55%) PRINCE
7 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.55%) Workflow
7 8 (14.55%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (14.55%) BDD
7 8 (14.55%) Software Architecture
7 8 (14.55%) Analytics
7 8 (14.55%) Functional Programming
8 7 (12.73%) Scrum
9 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.91%) OOD
9 6 (10.91%) System Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 31 (56.36%) SPARQL
4 20 (36.36%) C#
5 18 (32.73%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
6 8 (14.55%) PHP
7 5 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
8 3 (5.45%) XPath
8 3 (5.45%) Python
8 3 (5.45%) XQuery
9 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Postgraduate
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.64%) Basel II
3 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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