The 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 244 247 243
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing RIA 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £56,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +54.10%
RIA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2278 2391 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.99% 34.86% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1854 2046
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter