The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linked Data
UK / England
Rank 824 910 925
Rank change year-on-year +86 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 19 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.055% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 5
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year -10.52% -  

Linked Data is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30533 39840 39508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.42% 41.10% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24754 32234 31539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Linked Data
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Linked Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Linked Data in England

Linked Data
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linked Data in England.

Salary trend for Linked Data in England

Linked Data
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linked Data in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linked Data in England

Linked Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linked Data within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +73 10 £55,000 +4.76%
South East +77 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Linked Data
UK

Linked Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linked Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Linked Data.

1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) Java
3 25 (48.08%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (44.23%) Semantic Web
5 21 (40.38%) NoSQL
6 18 (34.62%) Presales
6 18 (34.62%) SOA
6 18 (34.62%) XML
6 18 (34.62%) TOGAF
6 18 (34.62%) Finance
7 15 (28.85%) Maven
8 14 (26.92%) RDF
8 14 (26.92%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (26.92%) SPARQL
9 13 (25.00%) Big Data
9 13 (25.00%) Web Services
9 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (23.08%) Python
10 12 (23.08%) Ontologies
10 12 (23.08%) Triplestore
11 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
12 10 (19.23%) C
13 9 (17.31%) C#
13 9 (17.31%) .NET
13 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.31%) Ant
13 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
13 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
13 9 (17.31%) TDD
13 9 (17.31%) Zachman Framework

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Drupal
3 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) NoSQL
2 13 (25.00%) Big Data
3 12 (23.08%) Triplestore
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Maven
2 9 (17.31%) Ant
2 9 (17.31%) Hudson
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 6 (11.54%) Publishing
5 4 (7.69%) Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) Architect
3 18 (34.62%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (21.15%) Java Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Python Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Semantic Web Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.62%) XML Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Data Scientist
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
10 1 (1.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Java Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Machine Learning Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) Web Services
3 9 (17.31%) .NET
3 9 (17.31%) JSON
4 8 (15.38%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) HTML5
4 8 (15.38%) RESTful
5 7 (13.46%) J2EE
6 6 (11.54%) Apache Jena
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.69%) XSLT
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
8 3 (5.77%) Lucene
8 3 (5.77%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.92%) CSS
9 1 (1.92%) Node.js
9 1 (1.92%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Semantic Web
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Social Media
3 4 (7.69%) Taxonomies
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (34.62%) Presales
3 18 (34.62%) SOA
3 18 (34.62%) TOGAF
4 14 (26.92%) RDF
5 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (23.08%) Ontologies
7 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
8 9 (17.31%) Document Composition
8 9 (17.31%) Open Source
8 9 (17.31%) TDD
8 9 (17.31%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (15.38%) Supplier Management
9 8 (15.38%) Web Development
10 6 (11.54%) Machine Learning
10 6 (11.54%) SDLC
11 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
12 4 (7.69%) Project Management
12 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) SPARQL
3 12 (23.08%) Python
4 10 (19.23%) C
5 9 (17.31%) C#
6 7 (13.46%) PHP
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.77%) XQuery
9 2 (3.85%) R
9 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
1 3 (5.77%) PhD
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft