The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 79 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RSS 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% - 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% - 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -39.13%
RSS
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 361 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.96% 45.64% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 315 303 369
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

RSS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

RSS Salary Trend in Oxford

RSS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) REST

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell