Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1180 - 1296
Rank change year-on-year - +1296 -4
Permanent jobs citing RSS 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.003% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
UK median annual salary £63,750 - £35,000
10th Percentile £41,625 - £28,875
90th Percentile £84,875 - £52,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 - £35,000

RSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72426 74194 82052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.10% 39.01% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60216 64420 70119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.97% +5.23% -

RSS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RSS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RSS in the UK

RSS
Top 4 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 2 £63,750 -
East of England - 1 £37,500 -
UK excluding London - 1 £37,500 -
London - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Python

RSS
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL