The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 934 921
Rank change year-on-year +76 -13  
Permanent jobs citing RSS 1 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.001% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.003% 0.003% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 32415 37855 38190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.37% 38.60% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27900 32934 32757
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

RSS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

RSS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RSS in England

RSS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 - 1 - -
RSS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for RSS.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) WAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation

RSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SEO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) WAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace