The table below looks at the statistics for RDF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 213 - 211
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RDF 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.61% -24.21%
RDF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDF across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RDF
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDF across the West Midlands region.

RDF Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RDF
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDF across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

RDF Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RDF
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDF within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
(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
Birmingham - 6 £27,500 -
RDF
England

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) OOP
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Postgraduate
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Ontologies
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 8 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Jena
3 4 (33.33%) Linked Data
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Web Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Semantic Web Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Java Web Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Jena
2 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Ontologies
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 4 (33.33%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) OOP
1 8 (66.67%) OO
1 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
1 8 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SPARQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Postgraduate
1 8 (66.67%) Degree