The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
RSS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1963 1994 1950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.86% 35.31% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1809 1661
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

RSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RSS across the West Midlands region.

RSS Salary Trend in the West Midlands