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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 902 934
Rank change year-on-year +44 +32  
Permanent jobs citing RSS 8 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.010% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.023% 0.025% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Median salary £90,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £31,250

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 34311 36257 39433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.96% 39.20% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28955 31914 34055
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RSS in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 June 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
London +34 7 £90,000 +100.00%
South East - 1 £75,000 -
RSS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 6 (66.67%) Fintech
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements

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 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Director
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Director
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) WAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Rackspace