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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 260
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
2664 3377 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.77% 47.87% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2268 2922 3257
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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