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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 839 825 832
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing RDF 41 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.050% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.061% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 54
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £33,853 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-0.61% -35.20%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 15 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 24 December 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 -14 39 £50,000 +2.04% 2
London -8 27 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South East -14 9 £35,500 -21.11%
Oxfordshire +7 7 - -
City of London +8 4 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Glasgow +11 2 - -
Oxford +10 2 - -
Scotland +10 2 - -
Norwich +5 2 £50,000 -
Norfolk -1 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex -12 2 £35,500 -16.47%
Brighton -12 2 £35,500 -16.47%
East of England -21 2 £50,000 +43.14%
North West -16 1 - -
Manchester -18 1 - -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (60.49%) SPARQL
2 48 (59.26%) XML
3 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (54.32%) Semantic Web
5 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 32 (39.51%) Java
7 30 (37.04%) XSLT
8 28 (34.57%) HTML
8 28 (34.57%) CSS
9 26 (32.10%) Publishing
10 22 (27.16%) XML Schema
11 21 (25.93%) C#
11 21 (25.93%) Ontologies
12 20 (24.69%) SQL
12 20 (24.69%) .NET
12 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
12 20 (24.69%) MarkLogic
13 17 (20.99%) Scrum
13 17 (20.99%) Content Management
13 17 (20.99%) Linked Data
14 16 (19.75%) XHTML
15 15 (18.52%) Web Services
15 15 (18.52%) Web Development
16 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
17 13 (16.05%) TDD
17 13 (16.05%) Degree
18 12 (14.81%) XPath
18 12 (14.81%) JSON
18 12 (14.81%) BDD
18 12 (14.81%) REST

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.41%) Apache
3 5 (6.17%) Jetty
4 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) XMetaL
2 5 (6.17%) SPSS
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) LDAP
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) MarkLogic
2 12 (14.81%) Triplestore
3 11 (13.58%) Big Data
4 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
5 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.17%) MySQL
8 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.47%) ROLAP
9 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.47%) MOLAP
10 1 (1.23%) OLTP
10 1 (1.23%) OLAP
10 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.88%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) Selenium
3 5 (6.17%) FitNesse
3 5 (6.17%) Eclipse RCP
4 4 (4.94%) Ant
5 3 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (2.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (32.10%) Publishing
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (74.07%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) XML Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Graduate
8 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Designer
8 5 (6.17%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Integration Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Database Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Data Integration Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Semantic Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (59.26%) XML
2 30 (37.04%) XSLT
3 28 (34.57%) HTML
3 28 (34.57%) CSS
4 22 (27.16%) XML Schema
5 20 (24.69%) .NET
6 16 (19.75%) XHTML
7 15 (18.52%) Web Services
8 12 (14.81%) JSON
8 12 (14.81%) REST
9 11 (13.58%) RESTful
10 10 (12.35%) jQuery
11 9 (11.11%) HTML5
11 9 (11.11%) XSL
12 8 (9.88%) CSS3
13 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
13 7 (8.64%) Spring
13 7 (8.64%) SOAP
14 5 (6.17%) J2EE
14 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (54.32%) Semantic Web
2 21 (25.93%) Ontologies
3 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
4 17 (20.99%) Linked Data
5 5 (6.17%) User Experience
5 5 (6.17%) Open Source
5 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.94%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.94%) Data Conversion
7 3 (3.70%) Statistics
7 3 (3.70%) W3C
7 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.47%) BBC
9 1 (1.23%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.23%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) UNIX
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) Content Management
2 17 (20.99%) Scrum
3 15 (18.52%) Web Development
4 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
5 13 (16.05%) TDD
6 12 (14.81%) BDD
7 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (11.11%) MVC
7 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.11%) OO
7 9 (11.11%) SOA
8 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.64%) OOP
9 7 (8.64%) Project Management
10 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) SPARQL
2 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 32 (39.51%) Java
4 21 (25.93%) C#
5 20 (24.69%) SQL
6 12 (14.81%) XPath
7 11 (13.58%) VBA
7 11 (13.58%) XQuery
7 11 (13.58%) C++
8 9 (11.11%) PHP
9 6 (7.41%) R
10 5 (6.17%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.17%) Perl
10 5 (6.17%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.94%) Python
12 2 (2.47%) VB
13 1 (1.23%) Jython
13 1 (1.23%) Ruby
13 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Zend
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Cognos
5 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.23%) Mercator
5 1 (1.23%) Open Text
5 1 (1.23%) Google
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