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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 858 820 838
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs citing RDF 37 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.061% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.075% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 27 54 40
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £34,181 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -

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
93449 88194 90945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.52% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75330 72495 76583
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

RDF Salary Histogram in the UK

RDF
Top 13 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 20 October 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 -41 34 £50,000 +5.26% 11
London -1 27 £50,000 +2.04% 8
City of London +16 14 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Norfolk +18 3 £22,500 -
Oxfordshire +18 3 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Norwich +15 3 £22,500 -
South East -1 3 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Glasgow -2 3 - -
Scotland -7 3 - -
East of England -26 3 £22,500 -32.55%
Manchester -26 1 - - 1
North West -26 1 - - 1
Wallingford - 1 £35,000 -

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 57 (57.58%) SPARQL
2 52 (52.53%) XML
3 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (44.44%) Semantic Web
5 40 (40.40%) Java
6 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 33 (33.33%) .NET
8 32 (32.32%) HTML
8 32 (32.32%) CSS
9 31 (31.31%) C#
9 31 (31.31%) Publishing
10 28 (28.28%) SQL
10 28 (28.28%) Ontologies
11 27 (27.27%) Web Services
12 25 (25.25%) XSLT
13 24 (24.24%) XML Schema
14 23 (23.23%) Triplestore
15 22 (22.22%) MarkLogic
15 22 (22.22%) Hadoop
15 22 (22.22%) NoSQL
15 22 (22.22%) Unit Testing
16 21 (21.21%) Big Data
16 21 (21.21%) XHTML
17 20 (20.20%) TDD
17 20 (20.20%) Git (software)
17 20 (20.20%) Computer Science
18 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
18 19 (19.19%) C++
18 19 (19.19%) VBA
19 18 (18.18%) Subversion

RDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (17.17%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (8.08%) Jetty
3 8 (8.08%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.04%) OpenEdge
5 4 (4.04%) Apache
5 4 (4.04%) Node.js
6 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.02%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) XMetaL
2 2 (2.02%) SPSS
3 1 (1.01%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.23%) Triplestore
2 22 (22.22%) MarkLogic
2 22 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 22 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 21 (21.21%) Big Data
4 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.06%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
8 6 (6.06%) Text Mining
8 6 (6.06%) HBase
9 4 (4.04%) MySQL
10 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.18%) Subversion
3 13 (13.13%) Ant
4 12 (12.12%) Maven
5 11 (11.11%) Selenium
6 8 (8.08%) JUnit
7 7 (7.07%) FitNesse
8 6 (6.06%) Hudson
8 6 (6.06%) CruiseControl
9 5 (5.05%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.04%) WATIR
10 4 (4.04%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.02%) Mockito
11 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.02%) JMeter
12 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (31.31%) Publishing
2 17 (17.17%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (71.72%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) XML Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Architect
4 11 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Scala Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Graduate
6 8 (8.08%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Database Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Integration Architect
7 7 (7.07%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.07%) Data Integration Architect
8 6 (6.06%) Web Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Designer
10 4 (4.04%) Lead Web Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.53%) XML
2 33 (33.33%) .NET
3 32 (32.32%) CSS
3 32 (32.32%) HTML
4 27 (27.27%) Web Services
5 25 (25.25%) XSLT
6 24 (24.24%) XML Schema
7 21 (21.21%) XHTML
8 18 (18.18%) REST
9 13 (13.13%) Spring
10 11 (11.11%) XSL
11 10 (10.10%) Servlets
12 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 9 (9.09%) ODBC
12 9 (9.09%) MSMQ
12 9 (9.09%) JSON
12 9 (9.09%) jQuery
13 7 (7.07%) CSS3
13 7 (7.07%) HTML5
13 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (44.44%) Semantic Web
2 28 (28.28%) Ontologies
3 20 (20.20%) Computer Science
4 15 (15.15%) Linked Data
5 11 (11.11%) Data Integration
6 10 (10.10%) Reference Data
7 9 (9.09%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.06%) Taxonomies
9 5 (5.05%) Open Source
9 5 (5.05%) Digital Media
9 5 (5.05%) User Experience
10 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.03%) W3C
11 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
12 2 (2.02%) Statistics
12 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (2.02%) BBC
13 1 (1.01%) Interactive TV
13 1 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (1.01%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) UNIX
2 8 (8.08%) Windows
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 20 (20.20%) TDD
4 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 18 (18.18%) Scrum
6 16 (16.16%) Web Development
6 16 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.15%) BDD
8 12 (12.12%) MVC
8 12 (12.12%) OOP
9 11 (11.11%) OO
9 11 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 11 (11.11%) Data Management
9 11 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (10.10%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.09%) Master Data Management
11 9 (9.09%) Data Virtualisation
11 9 (9.09%) Data Architecture
11 9 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.58%) SPARQL
2 40 (40.40%) Java
3 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 31 (31.31%) C#
5 28 (28.28%) SQL
6 19 (19.19%) VBA
6 19 (19.19%) C++
7 10 (10.10%) XQuery
8 9 (9.09%) XPath
9 8 (8.08%) Scala
10 4 (4.04%) PHP
11 3 (3.03%) Python
11 3 (3.03%) R
12 2 (2.02%) Perl
12 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.02%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.01%) Jython
13 1 (1.01%) Ruby
13 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) ISEB
2 5 (5.05%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) QA
2 8 (8.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.02%) COREP
3 2 (2.02%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Cloudera
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle
4 3 (3.03%) Mercator
5 2 (2.02%) Teradata
5 2 (2.02%) Zend
5 2 (2.02%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) Cognos
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
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