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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
UK
Rank 843 929 941
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +12
Permanent jobs citing RSS 3 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.009% 0.010% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Median salary £45,000 £38,100 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -10.35%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -10.35%

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
33030 39021 39938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.18% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28353 33585 34234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 8 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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire - 2 - -
England - 2 - -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) WAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SEO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace