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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 253
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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
2641 3287 3608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.72% 46.77% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2234 2803 3218
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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