The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 850 893 819
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -74
Permanent jobs citing RSS 25 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.012% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.031% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 49
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -
RSS
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in England

RSS
Salary Trend in England

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

RSS Salary Trend in England

RSS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSS across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

RSS Salary Histogram in England

RSS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +10 15 £42,500 +21.42%
London +14 10 £50,000 -37.50%
RSS
UK

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 26 (59.09%) CSS
2 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
3 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 23 (52.27%) XML
4 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (50.00%) MVC
5 21 (47.73%) JSON
5 21 (47.73%) jQuery
6 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (45.45%) HTML5
6 20 (45.45%) Time Management
6 20 (45.45%) C#
6 20 (45.45%) .NET
6 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 19 (43.18%) Web Services
7 19 (43.18%) Ajax
7 19 (43.18%) User Experience
8 17 (38.64%) Degree
9 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
9 16 (36.36%) Web Development
9 16 (36.36%) SQL
9 16 (36.36%) CSS3
10 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (34.09%) DHTML
10 15 (34.09%) XSL
10 15 (34.09%) Visual Studio
10 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
10 15 (34.09%) E-Commerce

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 5 (11.36%) IIS
1 5 (11.36%) Apache
1 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) WordPress
3 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
4 3 (6.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Kerberos
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) MPLS
2 4 (9.09%) VPN
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) IPsec
3 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) ISDN
4 1 (2.27%) MGW
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) OSPF
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) MySQL
4 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Grunt
3 3 (6.82%) Ant
3 3 (6.82%) Gradle
3 3 (6.82%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) webpack
General
1 15 (34.09%) Automotive
2 7 (15.91%) Publishing
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.55%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) French Language
5 2 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Senior Developer
2 15 (34.09%) .NET Developer
2 15 (34.09%) C# Developer
2 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Senior C# Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Senior .NET Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (34.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.36%) XML Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Sales Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) CSS
2 23 (52.27%) XML
3 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (47.73%) JSON
4 21 (47.73%) jQuery
5 20 (45.45%) HTML5
5 20 (45.45%) .NET
6 19 (43.18%) Web Services
6 19 (43.18%) Ajax
7 16 (36.36%) CSS3
8 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
8 15 (34.09%) DHTML
8 15 (34.09%) XSL
8 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.45%) REST
10 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.64%) XHTML
11 5 (11.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) User Experience
2 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Life Science
3 7 (15.91%) BBC
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.36%) Replication
4 5 (11.36%) Clustering
4 5 (11.36%) Wiki
5 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (9.09%) Streaming Video
5 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 4 (9.09%) W3C
5 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.55%) MHEG
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (45.45%) Time Management
3 16 (36.36%) Web Development
4 15 (34.09%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Web Design
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) Change Control
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (9.09%) OO
7 4 (9.09%) Content Management
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) RDF
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (45.45%) C#
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 10 (22.73%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.36%) XPath
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) PHP5
7 3 (6.82%) SPARQL
7 3 (6.82%) R
7 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Dell
2 7 (15.91%) Sony
2 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) Zend
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) Red Gate
5 4 (9.09%) Facebook
5 4 (9.09%) Twitter
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) Polycom
5 4 (9.09%) Tandberg
6 3 (6.82%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Ericsson