Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linked Data over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linked Data
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1147 1197
Rank change year-on-year +7 +50 +85
Permanent jobs citing Linked Data 10 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.014% 0.056% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 50
UK median annual salary £52,500 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,435 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £84,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,845 £80,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -33.94% +33.33% +41.18%

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73,388 79,127 82,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.54% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 56,735 59,493 67,491
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Linked Data
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Linked Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Linked Data in the UK

Linked Data
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Linked Data in the UK

Linked Data
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linked Data over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linked Data in the UK

Linked Data
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linked Data within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 10 £52,500 -30.00% 4
London +15 8 £52,500 -30.00% 2
UK excluding London +6 2 £52,845 -33.94% 2
South West +14 1 £70,000 +115.38% 1
South East -2 1 £35,691 -57.51% 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Linked Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Linked Data.

1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) Information Management
2 7 (70.00%) Semantic Web
3 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (60.00%) Content Management
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 5 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (50.00%) Data Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Data Science
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (20.00%) Deep Learning
7 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) Degree

Linked Data
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Anaconda
2 1 (10.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) Information Management
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Content Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (50.00%) Data Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Data Science
5 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Gremlin
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) SPARQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google