The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 903 833 832
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -1
Permanent jobs citing RSS 14 50 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.045% 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 46 80
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

RSS Salary Histogram in the UK

RSS
Top 17 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -83 13 £55,000 +57.14% 2
London -70 7 £80,000 +88.23% 1
South East -29 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
East of England -15 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Watford - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £21,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £21,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Lutterworth - 1 £35,000 -
Beverley - 1 £21,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (51.02%) XML
1 25 (51.02%) Time Management
2 24 (48.98%) .NET
3 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.86%) Degree
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
4 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) jQuery
5 16 (32.65%) Ajax
6 14 (28.57%) Content Management
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 14 (28.57%) HTML5
7 13 (26.53%) Google
7 13 (26.53%) Web Development
7 13 (26.53%) JSON
8 12 (24.49%) Web Services
8 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) CSS3
9 11 (22.45%) PHP
9 11 (22.45%) DHTML
9 11 (22.45%) MVC
10 10 (20.41%) Document Management
10 10 (20.41%) Use Case
10 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.41%) QA

RSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (8.16%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) Flash Media Server
2 3 (6.12%) iPlanet
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) Lync
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (10.20%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) Intranet
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.12%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) Extranet
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) SMS
6 1 (2.04%) FTP
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Grunt
2 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (16.33%) Automotive
2 6 (12.24%) Marketing
3 5 (10.20%) Publishing
4 4 (8.16%) Advertising
5 3 (6.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Junior Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Junior Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Junior
4 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) XML
2 24 (48.98%) .NET
3 21 (42.86%) HTML
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
5 16 (32.65%) jQuery
5 16 (32.65%) Ajax
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 14 (28.57%) HTML5
7 13 (26.53%) JSON
8 12 (24.49%) Web Services
8 12 (24.49%) CSS3
9 11 (22.45%) DHTML
10 9 (18.37%) XSL
10 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.33%) Flash
12 5 (10.20%) XHTML
13 3 (6.12%) HTML5 Canvas
13 3 (6.12%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
1 10 (20.41%) Wiki
1 10 (20.41%) Blog
1 10 (20.41%) Social Network
1 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Animation
2 3 (6.12%) Video Editing
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.08%) Streaming Media
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) New Media
4 1 (2.04%) W3C
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Time Management
2 14 (28.57%) Content Management
3 13 (26.53%) Web Development
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
5 10 (20.41%) Document Management
5 10 (20.41%) Use Case
5 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.41%) UML
5 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Web Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 2 (4.08%) OO
8 2 (4.08%) SEO
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Market Research
8 2 (4.08%) Product Management
8 2 (4.08%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.65%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) PHP
5 9 (18.37%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) CCIE
4 3 (6.12%) CCNP
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Google
3 10 (20.41%) Sun
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) EMC
5 2 (4.08%) CA
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Zend
5 2 (4.08%) Polycom
5 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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