The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 605 607 593
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing RSS 3 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.019% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.046% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 34
Average salary - £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -39.13%
RSS
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14698 17460 18990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.57% 40.84% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12576 14525 16762
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in London

RSS
Salary Trend in London

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

RSS Salary Trend in London

RSS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
City of London -4 1 - -
RSS
England

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) XHTML
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) Semantic HTML
8 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 4 (25.00%) Facebook
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) PHP
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) Streaming Video
9 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (18.75%) Subversion
9 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (18.75%) PHP5
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) VBA
9 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
9 3 (18.75%) MS Office

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) XHTML
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
9 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 2 (12.50%) Sass
9 2 (12.50%) LESS
9 2 (12.50%) Underscore.js
9 2 (12.50%) Middleware
9 2 (12.50%) LAMP
9 2 (12.50%) Spring
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
1 3 (18.75%) W3C
1 3 (18.75%) Streaming Video
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) MHEG
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Facebook
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Zend