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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - 202 -
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.099% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
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
2131 2017 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.28% 37.46% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1726 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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