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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 311 315 313
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing RIA 7 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.082% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 18
Average salary £65,000 £66,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £83,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
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
4793 5811 6052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.19% 47.71% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4047 5042 5549
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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
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 21 October 2014.

RIA Salary Histogram in the City of London

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
1 14 (73.68%) Internet
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) User Experience
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) CSS3
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (42.11%) CMS
5 8 (42.11%) Adobe
5 8 (42.11%) HTTP
6 7 (36.84%) SVG
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (31.58%) Analytics
7 6 (31.58%) MVVM
7 6 (31.58%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (31.58%) Wealth Management
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
9 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
9 4 (21.05%) C#
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) Adobe CQ
1 8 (42.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Internet
2 8 (42.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (21.05%) User Experience Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior User Experience Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development Director
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) SVG
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (10.53%) WCF
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
8 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Social Network
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) MVVM
3 6 (31.58%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (31.58%) Wealth Management
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Content Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) OO
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft