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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 880 923 837
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -86
Permanent jobs citing RSS 22 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 37
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.41%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

RSS Salary Histogram in the UK

RSS
Top 12 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 3 July 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
England +25 17 £35,000 +16.66% 2
London +30 12 £47,500 +5.55% 2
City of London +44 10 - -
Scotland - 5 £35,000 -
South East - 4 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 26 (54.17%) Time Management
4 23 (47.92%) CSS
5 22 (45.83%) XML
5 22 (45.83%) MS Excel
5 22 (45.83%) HTML
5 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 21 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (41.67%) MVC
8 18 (37.50%) Degree
8 18 (37.50%) SQL
9 17 (35.42%) C#
9 17 (35.42%) .NET
9 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (33.33%) HTML5
10 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 16 (33.33%) QA
10 16 (33.33%) jQuery
11 15 (31.25%) Life Science
11 15 (31.25%) Publishing
11 15 (31.25%) BBC
11 15 (31.25%) IBM
11 15 (31.25%) Sony
11 15 (31.25%) Dell
11 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (29.17%) User Experience
13 13 (27.08%) Web Services
13 13 (27.08%) Ajax
13 13 (27.08%) JSON

RSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) WordPress
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.83%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
3 1 (2.08%) IPv4
3 1 (2.08%) IPv6
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.08%) Broadband
3 1 (2.08%) ISDN
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) IPsec
3 1 (2.08%) WiMAX
3 1 (2.08%) MGW
3 1 (2.08%) MPLS
3 1 (2.08%) OSPF
3 1 (2.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Gradle
2 2 (4.17%) Grunt
2 2 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 15 (31.25%) Publishing
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Automotive
4 6 (12.50%) Marketing
5 5 (10.42%) French Language
5 5 (10.42%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
2 11 (22.92%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
2 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior C# Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior .NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Applications Support Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Applications Support
4 8 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (12.50%) DBA
6 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Sales Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) CSS
2 22 (45.83%) HTML
2 22 (45.83%) XML
3 17 (35.42%) .NET
4 16 (33.33%) jQuery
4 16 (33.33%) HTML5
5 13 (27.08%) Ajax
5 13 (27.08%) Web Services
5 13 (27.08%) JSON
6 11 (22.92%) CSS3
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.92%) XSL
6 11 (22.92%) XHTML
6 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (22.92%) DHTML
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (31.25%) BBC
2 15 (31.25%) Life Science
3 14 (29.17%) User Experience
4 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (12.50%) Replication
5 6 (12.50%) Clustering
5 6 (12.50%) Wiki
6 2 (4.17%) Streaming Video
6 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.17%) W3C
7 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.08%) MHEG
7 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Time Management
2 20 (41.67%) MVC
3 13 (27.08%) Web Development
4 12 (25.00%) CRM
5 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.83%) Project Management
6 10 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Change Control
8 5 (10.42%) Business Development
9 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (6.25%) Open Source
10 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
11 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.17%) OO
12 1 (2.08%) ITIL
12 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
12 1 (2.08%) Network Management
12 1 (2.08%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.83%) PHP
6 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) XPath
7 2 (4.17%) PHP5
7 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Dell
2 15 (31.25%) Sony
2 15 (31.25%) IBM
3 6 (12.50%) Red Gate
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Zend
4 2 (4.17%) Facebook
4 2 (4.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) Polycom
5 1 (2.08%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Ericsson
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