The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - 110 113
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.37% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -39.13%
RSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
573 475 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.31% 29.54% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 539 421 505
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

RSS Salary Trend in Birmingham