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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
442 582 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.43% 47.32% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 404 461 303
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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