The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 917 933 995
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +62
Permanent jobs citing RSS 9 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.062% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 9
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary - £27,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%

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
37919 40611 47020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 38.00% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32797 34658 40158
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

RSS Salary Histogram in the UK

RSS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
London -2 9 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London +37 2 £55,000 -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing RSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RSS.

1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Advertising
5 5 (38.46%) Games
5 5 (38.46%) Flash
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) FMCG
6 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) Adobe
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) HNC

RSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
2 5 (38.46%) Games
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Information Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Flash
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Statistics
2 4 (30.77%) FMCG
2 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
1 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Microservices
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Campaign Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft