The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 428 403 418
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing RSS 8 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.087% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 17
Average salary £42,500 £23,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.94% -58.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £29,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -24.67%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7697 8131 8392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.11% 39.28% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6715 6735 7645
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RSS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RSS Salary Trend in the South East

RSS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -8 8 £42,500 -5.55%
RSS
England

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (70.83%) CSS
1 17 (70.83%) XML
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
1 17 (70.83%) JSON
2 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
2 10 (41.67%) Time Management
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) Automotive
2 10 (41.67%) Ajax
2 10 (41.67%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) XSL
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) DHTML
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (41.67%) HTML5
2 10 (41.67%) CSS3
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
1 7 (29.17%) MPLS
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
1 7 (29.17%) IPsec
2 5 (20.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Automotive
2 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) XML Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) CSS
1 17 (70.83%) XML
1 17 (70.83%) JSON
2 10 (41.67%) CSS3
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) XSL
2 10 (41.67%) DHTML
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) Ajax
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (41.67%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) REST
3 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
4 5 (20.83%) XML-RPC
4 5 (20.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) Time Management
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (25.00%) Content Management
4 6 (25.00%) Web Design
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.83%) SOA
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) RDF
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) PHP
2 7 (29.17%) XPath
2 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) R
3 5 (20.83%) SPARQL
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Polycom
2 7 (29.17%) Tandberg
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Zend