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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 309 308 305
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing RIA 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -28.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
4327 4896 4942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.59% 47.14% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 4064 4416
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) Drush
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Memcached
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Zend