The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RSS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
London / City of London
Rank - - 313
Permanent jobs citing RSS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £42,500

RSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1889 2702 3325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.21% 38.14% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 2390 2890
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

RSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing RSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for RSS in the City of London

RSS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RSS in the City of London.

Salary trend for RSS in the City of London