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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank 930 918 898
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Permanent jobs citing RSS 5 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.048% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 36
Average salary £38,100 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.35% +14.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,100 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.35% +21.42%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +7 1 £62,500 +47.05%
London +6 1 £62,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £62,500 -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Taxonomies
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) FMCG
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case

RSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) IPv4
1 1 (16.67%) IPv6
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) WiMAX
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Middleware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) GWT
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) FMCG
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
1 4 (66.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) RDF
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle