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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 247
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -19.40%
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
3283 3273 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.13% 47.78% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2934 3169
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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