The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 239 229 232
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing RIA 2 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.46% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Average salary £50,000 £33,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.37% -26.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.66%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1914 1952 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.90% 26.71% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1624 1727
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
RIA
England

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RIA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RIA Salary Trend in the North West

RIA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 2 £50,000 - 1
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XSD
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) MVVM
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) W3C
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Extranet
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSD
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago