The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 247
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3012 3483 3523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.61% 50.37% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 3108 3174
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RSS Salary Trend in the North West