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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 872 913 825
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -88
Permanent jobs citing RDF 31 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.022% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.027% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 43
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £31,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -21.95%

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
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 16 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 17 April 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 +35 30 £45,000 +5.88% 12
London +7 13 £57,500 +35.29% 11
South East +4 10 £45,750 +47.58%
Oxfordshire +16 7 £47,500 +53.22%
West Yorkshire - 5 £43,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £43,000 - 1
Leeds - 5 £43,000 - 1
City of London +24 4 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Brighton -8 3 £44,000 -2.22%
East Sussex -11 3 £44,000 -2.22%
East of England +30 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Norfolk +7 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Norwich +4 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Oxford +13 1 - -
County Londonderry - 1 £75,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £75,000 -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (67.21%) XML
2 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (62.30%) SPARQL
3 35 (57.38%) Semantic Web
4 34 (55.74%) Java
4 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
5 26 (42.62%) CSS
6 25 (40.98%) XSLT
7 23 (37.70%) SQL
7 23 (37.70%) HTML
8 20 (32.79%) Content Management
9 18 (29.51%) C#
10 17 (27.87%) Apache Jena
11 15 (24.59%) J2EE
11 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
11 15 (24.59%) Eclipse
11 15 (24.59%) Ontologies
12 14 (22.95%) MVC
12 14 (22.95%) Subversion
13 13 (21.31%) Spring
13 13 (21.31%) Linux
13 13 (21.31%) .NET
13 13 (21.31%) Web Services
13 13 (21.31%) jQuery
13 13 (21.31%) Triplestore
14 12 (19.67%) Linked Data
14 12 (19.67%) XPath
14 12 (19.67%) SOA
14 12 (19.67%) TDD
15 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
2 10 (16.39%) JBoss
2 10 (16.39%) Apache Solr
3 8 (13.11%) Apache
4 6 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (4.92%) Drupal
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Pig
7 2 (3.28%) CMS
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) XMetaL
1 5 (8.20%) InfoPath
2 3 (4.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Triplestore
2 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.11%) MarkLogic
5 7 (11.48%) Big Data
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
6 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.92%) MySQL
8 2 (3.28%) ROLAP
8 2 (3.28%) MOLAP
8 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.64%) OLTP
9 1 (1.64%) OLAP
9 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Eclipse
2 14 (22.95%) Subversion
3 10 (16.39%) JUnit
4 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.20%) NUnit
5 5 (8.20%) CruiseControl
5 5 (8.20%) NCover
5 5 (8.20%) FxCop
5 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.20%) Maven
6 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.92%) Firebug
7 3 (4.92%) TestNG
7 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.92%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (4.92%) Ant
8 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 10 (16.39%) Publishing
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Military
3 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Web Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) XML Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Semantic Web Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.28%) Graduate
10 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (67.21%) XML
2 26 (42.62%) CSS
3 25 (40.98%) XSLT
4 23 (37.70%) HTML
5 17 (27.87%) Apache Jena
6 15 (24.59%) J2EE
7 13 (21.31%) .NET
7 13 (21.31%) Web Services
7 13 (21.31%) Spring
7 13 (21.31%) jQuery
8 11 (18.03%) HTML5
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (16.39%) Struts
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 10 (16.39%) EJB
9 10 (16.39%) JSP
9 10 (16.39%) Servlets
10 9 (14.75%) RESTful
11 8 (13.11%) Struts2
11 8 (13.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (57.38%) Semantic Web
2 15 (24.59%) Ontologies
3 12 (19.67%) Linked Data
4 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.20%) User Experience
5 5 (8.20%) Kindle
6 3 (4.92%) Data Conversion
6 3 (4.92%) Open Source
7 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.28%) Statistics
7 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Content Management
3 14 (22.95%) MVC
4 12 (19.67%) TDD
4 12 (19.67%) SOA
5 10 (16.39%) OO
5 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) OOD
7 8 (13.11%) System Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) Project Management
8 7 (11.48%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.84%) Analytics
9 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.20%) Workflow
10 5 (8.20%) ETL
10 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) SPARQL
2 34 (55.74%) Java
2 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 18 (29.51%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) XPath
6 10 (16.39%) XQuery
7 7 (11.48%) PHP
8 5 (8.20%) TypeScript
8 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.92%) Perl
9 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.92%) R
9 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.28%) C++
10 2 (3.28%) VB
10 2 (3.28%) VBA
10 2 (3.28%) Python
11 1 (1.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.28%) Basel II
2 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Zend
4 1 (1.64%) OpenText
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.64%) Cognos
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