The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
UK
Rank 858 - 943
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RSS 2 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Median salary £45,000 - £42,500
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33569 39639 40144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.99% 38.34% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28635 34132 34071
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

RSS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RSS in the UK

RSS
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
England - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

RSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for RSS.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) WAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

RSS
Top Related IT Skills 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SEO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace