The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 155
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+62.03% -1.81%
RSS
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1338 1224 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.94% 38.58% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 899 810 797
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RSS Salary Trend in Scotland