The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 305 324 301
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs citing RIA 3 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.081% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.18% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 28
Average salary £60,000 £71,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £56,250 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +61.53%
RIA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RIA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RIA Salary Trend in the City of London

RIA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

RIA Salary Histogram in the City of London

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RIA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RIA.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) NHibernate
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RIA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Product Marketing Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) NHibernate
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Product Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend