The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RDF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
England / South East
Rank 381 452 446
Rank change year-on-year +71 -6  
Permanent jobs citing RDF 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.095% 0.016% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.018% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -23.49%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27%  

RDF is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12730 16774 17676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10442 14131 14083
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RDF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing RDF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for RDF in the South East

RDF
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDF in the South East.

Salary trend for RDF in the South East

RDF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDF within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxfordshire +15 14 £45,000 +28.57%
RDF
England

RDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing RDF 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 South East region with a requirement for RDF.

1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) XSLT
3 12 (85.71%) Perl
3 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (85.71%) XML Schema
3 12 (85.71%) XPath
3 12 (85.71%) Symfony
3 12 (85.71%) Zend
3 12 (85.71%) Drupal
3 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (85.71%) Mentoring
3 12 (85.71%) Secure Coding
4 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
4 6 (42.86%) SilverStripe
4 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) SPARQL
5 2 (14.29%) Semantic Web
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Linked Data
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) Triplestore
6 1 (7.14%) Docker

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (85.71%) Drupal
2 6 (42.86%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) PHP Developer
2 12 (85.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 12 (85.71%) PHP Zend Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Symfony Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSLT
3 12 (85.71%) Symfony
3 12 (85.71%) XML Schema
4 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Linked Data
1 2 (14.29%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) Secure Coding
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Ontologies
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Perl
1 12 (85.71%) PHP
1 12 (85.71%) XPath
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) SPARQL
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Zend