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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 848 847 819
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Permanent jobs citing RSS 27 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.020% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 57
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £24,750 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
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
39210 42542 44587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.71% 41.11% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33840 36788 39636
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 +13 16 £41,250 +3.12% 1
London +15 11 £55,000 +57.14% 1
RSS
UK

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 30 (62.50%) XML
2 25 (52.08%) CSS
3 22 (45.83%) MVC
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
3 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) PHP
5 17 (35.42%) jQuery
6 16 (33.33%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) Marketing
8 12 (25.00%) JSON
9 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.92%) MySQL
9 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.83%) .NET
10 10 (20.83%) XHTML
10 10 (20.83%) Content Management
10 10 (20.83%) QA
10 10 (20.83%) Analytics
11 9 (18.75%) HTML5
12 8 (16.67%) REST
12 8 (16.67%) Open Source
12 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (16.67%) Apache
12 8 (16.67%) SOAP
13 7 (14.58%) Firewall
13 7 (14.58%) IPsec
13 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
13 7 (14.58%) Cisco
13 7 (14.58%) SOA
13 7 (14.58%) VPN

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 8 (16.67%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) WordPress
3 5 (10.42%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.08%) Jetty
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) SPSS
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Magento
2 6 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) VPN
1 7 (14.58%) MPLS
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
1 7 (14.58%) IPsec
2 5 (10.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.08%) Grunt
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.17%) Marketing
2 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (14.58%) XML Developer
4 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Project Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) XML
2 25 (52.08%) CSS
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 17 (35.42%) jQuery
5 12 (25.00%) JSON
6 10 (20.83%) .NET
6 10 (20.83%) XHTML
7 9 (18.75%) HTML5
8 8 (16.67%) REST
8 8 (16.67%) SOAP
9 7 (14.58%) XML Schema
9 7 (14.58%) Ajax
9 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
9 7 (14.58%) Semantic HTML
10 6 (12.50%) XML-RPC
10 6 (12.50%) Web Services
11 5 (10.42%) XSLT
11 5 (10.42%) Zend Framework
12 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Open Source
2 7 (14.58%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) W3C
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) MVC
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Content Management
3 10 (20.83%) Analytics
4 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (14.58%) Web Design
4 7 (14.58%) SOA
5 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.50%) SEO
5 6 (12.50%) Web Development
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.42%) Data Management
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.42%) RDF
7 4 (8.33%) OO
7 4 (8.33%) CRM
7 4 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (37.50%) PHP
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) XPath
3 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.42%) R
4 5 (10.42%) SPARQL
4 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
4 5 (10.42%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
6 3 (6.25%) PHP5
7 2 (4.17%) PHP4
7 2 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) CCNA
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Polycom
2 7 (14.58%) Tandberg
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 6 (12.50%) Google
3 6 (12.50%) Coremetrics
3 6 (12.50%) Zend
4 5 (10.42%) Facebook
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Twitter
6 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
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