The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 165 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing RIA 6 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.28% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 11
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
RIA
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1099 1097 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.16% 31.41% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 766 801 1031
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RIA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

RIA Salary Trend in Leeds

RIA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

RIA Salary Histogram in Leeds

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 22 (100.00%) Internet
2 18 (81.82%) Open Source
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 11 (50.00%) Java
6 10 (45.45%) PHP
6 10 (45.45%) XML
6 10 (45.45%) LAMP
7 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Ruby
8 7 (31.82%) OO
8 7 (31.82%) Node.js
9 6 (27.27%) High Availability
9 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
9 6 (27.27%) BDD
10 5 (22.73%) F5
10 5 (22.73%) Behat
10 5 (22.73%) Big Data
10 5 (22.73%) SDLC
10 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (22.73%) JSON
10 5 (22.73%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (22.73%) Selenium
10 5 (22.73%) Load Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Test Management
10 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
10 5 (22.73%) Network Security
10 5 (22.73%) Informix
10 5 (22.73%) Apache

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (31.82%) Node.js
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) OpenCms
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) BGP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) HTTP
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
1 5 (22.73%) Informix
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) LAMP
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Behat
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 2 (9.09%) GWT
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Open Source
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) BDD
6 6 (27.27%) High Availability
7 5 (22.73%) Load Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
7 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Test Management
7 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.09%) Mobile First
10 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) Ruby
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) F5