The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -34.78%
RSS
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
582 526 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.09% 43.08% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 519 471 244
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RSS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RSS Salary Trend in Kent