The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 299 342 323
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -19
Permanent jobs citing RSS 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.008% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.022% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
RSS
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3662 4645 4679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.91% 37.49% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 3970 4194
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RSS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RSS Salary Trend in the City of London

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RSS 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 RSS.

1 15 (88.24%) Publishing
1 15 (88.24%) BBC
1 15 (88.24%) IBM
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
1 15 (88.24%) Dell
1 15 (88.24%) Sony
1 15 (88.24%) Life Science
1 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Project Management
3 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) QA
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
4 10 (58.82%) MS Office
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) CRM
4 10 (58.82%) Time Management
4 10 (58.82%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) French Language
5 5 (29.41%) German Language
5 5 (29.41%) Business Development
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Java

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RSS 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 RSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Gradle
1 1 (5.88%) Grunt
General
1 15 (88.24%) Publishing
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) French Language
3 5 (29.41%) German Language
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Support Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Applications Support
1 10 (58.82%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Sales Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) XHTML
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
2 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.88%) Sass
2 1 (5.88%) LESS
2 1 (5.88%) Underscore.js
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) BBC
1 15 (88.24%) Life Science
1 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 10 (58.82%) CRM
2 10 (58.82%) Time Management
2 10 (58.82%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Online Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Dell
1 15 (88.24%) Sony
1 15 (88.24%) IBM
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter