The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 898 887 848
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -39
Permanent jobs citing RSS 6 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.051% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 26
Average salary £31,250 £45,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +48.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £52,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40832 43547 42223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.43% 38.18% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34986 36594 36546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RSS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RSS within the UK.

RSS Salary Trend in the UK

RSS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
England -10 3 £28,750 -36.11% 1
Scotland - 3 £33,750 -
South East +7 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £33,750 -
City of London +33 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Basingstoke +23 1 £30,000 -42.85%
Berkshire +18 1 - -
Hampshire +16 1 £30,000 -42.85%
London -12 1 £27,500 -43.58% 1

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) MVC
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (42.86%) XML
5 14 (40.00%) Degree
5 14 (40.00%) Time Management
6 12 (34.29%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
6 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (31.43%) QA
8 10 (28.57%) jQuery
8 10 (28.57%) Life Science
8 10 (28.57%) Publishing
8 10 (28.57%) BBC
8 10 (28.57%) IBM
8 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (28.57%) XHTML
8 10 (28.57%) Sony
8 10 (28.57%) Dell
9 9 (25.71%) HTML5
9 9 (25.71%) Web Development
10 8 (22.86%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) CRM

RSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.14%) WordPress
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) MailChimp
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) IPsec
5 2 (5.71%) WiMAX
5 2 (5.71%) SSL
5 2 (5.71%) IPv4
5 2 (5.71%) IPv6
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.71%) Broadband
6 1 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (2.86%) OSPF
6 1 (2.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Publishing
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Automotive
4 5 (14.29%) French Language
4 5 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) DBA
3 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Sales Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 5 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 16 (45.71%) HTML
3 15 (42.86%) XML
4 12 (34.29%) .NET
5 10 (28.57%) XHTML
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 6 (17.14%) CSS3
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.14%) XSL
7 6 (17.14%) Ajax
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
7 6 (17.14%) JSON
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 6 (17.14%) DHTML
8 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.57%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (28.57%) BBC
2 10 (28.57%) Life Science
3 7 (20.00%) User Experience
3 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.14%) Wiki
4 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 6 (17.14%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) MVC
2 14 (40.00%) Time Management
3 9 (25.71%) Web Development
4 7 (20.00%) CRM
5 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Business Development
7 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
9 1 (2.86%) Network Management
9 1 (2.86%) ITIL
9 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) Internet Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.00%) PHP
5 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.86%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Dell
2 10 (28.57%) Sony
2 10 (28.57%) IBM
3 6 (17.14%) Red Gate
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Polycom
4 1 (2.86%) Tandberg
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