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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 318 328 305
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing RIA 2 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4531 5429 5256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.77% 46.35% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4621 4758
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 £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 22 December 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 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) SVG
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (22.22%) SVG
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe