The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 819 771 765
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -6
Permanent jobs citing RIA 73 159 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 136 94
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +61.53%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RIA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIA within the UK.

RIA Salary Trend in the UK

RIA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

RIA Salary Histogram in the UK

RIA
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England -58 72 £41,250 -28.26% 13
West Yorkshire +11 22 £35,500 -40.83% 6
Yorkshire +5 22 £35,500 -40.83% 6
London -13 19 £78,750 +31.25% 3
South West -7 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Leeds +8 13 £38,750 -35.41% 6
South East -30 12 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Wiltshire 0 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Chippenham +2 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol -12 7 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Bradford - 7 £35,500 -
Southampton - 6 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire -29 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Wokingham - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +19 3 £60,000 -15.78%
Surbiton - 3 £42,500 -
West Sussex +6 1 £40,000 +40.35%
Horsham +2 1 £40,000 +40.35%
East Midlands 0 1 £45,000 +40.62%
West Midlands -13 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £77,500 -
Scotland - 1 £77,500 -
Halifax - 1 £17,000 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 102 (72.34%) JavaScript
2 97 (68.79%) Internet
3 89 (63.12%) HTML
4 76 (53.90%) CSS
5 74 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (44.68%) MVC
7 55 (39.01%) Java
7 55 (39.01%) jQuery
8 52 (36.88%) HTML5
9 45 (31.91%) TDD
10 43 (30.50%) Open Source
11 41 (29.08%) .NET
12 36 (25.53%) C#
12 36 (25.53%) Degree
13 32 (22.70%) OO
14 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET
15 30 (21.28%) AngularJS
16 28 (19.86%) Web Services
17 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
17 27 (19.15%) Finance
17 27 (19.15%) Ruby
18 25 (17.73%) Web Development
18 25 (17.73%) Dojo
18 25 (17.73%) XML
19 24 (17.02%) Software Engineering
19 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (17.02%) SDLC
20 23 (16.31%) Spring
20 23 (16.31%) Hibernate
21 22 (15.60%) PHP

RIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 19 (13.48%) CMS
2 18 (12.77%) Node.js
3 14 (9.93%) Joomla!
3 14 (9.93%) Alfresco
4 12 (8.51%) Apache
5 11 (7.80%) Drupal
6 8 (5.67%) WordPress
6 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.13%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.42%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (1.42%) Jetty
9 2 (1.42%) JBoss
9 2 (1.42%) OpenCms
9 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.71%) IIS
10 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.71%) nginx
10 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
3 5 (3.55%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.71%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 97 (68.79%) Internet
2 8 (5.67%) HTTP
3 6 (4.26%) Broadband
3 6 (4.26%) Network Security
4 4 (2.84%) Intranet
5 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.18%) MongoDB
3 18 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 16 (11.35%) MySQL
5 12 (8.51%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.55%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.84%) Riak
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.42%) Big Data
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.42%) DB2
10 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Maven
2 21 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.89%) Subversion
3 20 (14.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (12.77%) Visual Studio
5 14 (9.93%) Ant
5 14 (9.93%) Apache Ivy
6 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.26%) JUnit
7 5 (3.55%) Selenium
7 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.13%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.13%) Hudson
9 2 (1.42%) Behat
9 2 (1.42%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.42%) Grunt
10 1 (0.71%) gulp
10 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 27 (19.15%) Finance
2 21 (14.89%) Banking
3 14 (9.93%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.80%) Marketing
5 9 (6.38%) Retail
6 4 (2.84%) Games
7 3 (2.13%) Advertising
8 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (68.09%) Developer
2 25 (17.73%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.31%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Web Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Software Engineer
7 14 (9.93%) Applications Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Designer
8 13 (9.22%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (7.80%) UX Designer
9 11 (7.80%) UI Programmer
9 11 (7.80%) UI Developer
10 10 (7.09%) C# Developer
10 10 (7.09%) Architect
11 8 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Java Applications Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (4.26%) Senior Architect
13 6 (4.26%) Senior Software Architect
13 6 (4.26%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (63.12%) HTML
2 76 (53.90%) CSS
3 55 (39.01%) jQuery
4 52 (36.88%) HTML5
5 41 (29.08%) .NET
6 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET
7 30 (21.28%) AngularJS
8 28 (19.86%) Web Services
9 25 (17.73%) XML
9 25 (17.73%) Dojo
10 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (16.31%) Hibernate
11 23 (16.31%) Spring
12 21 (14.89%) SOAP
13 20 (14.18%) Spring MVC
14 18 (12.77%) Apache Flex
15 17 (12.06%) XHTML
16 16 (11.35%) JPA
17 15 (10.64%) LAMP
17 15 (10.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) User Experience
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.67%) Web 2.0
4 7 (4.96%) W3C
5 5 (3.55%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.84%) Human Factors
6 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.13%) iPhone
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
8 2 (1.42%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.42%) Online Games
8 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.71%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.71%) Blog
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Linux
2 18 (12.77%) Android
3 16 (11.35%) Apple iOS
4 15 (10.64%) Windows
5 7 (4.96%) UNIX
5 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (44.68%) MVC
3 45 (31.91%) TDD
4 43 (30.50%) Open Source
5 32 (22.70%) OO
6 25 (17.73%) Web Development
7 24 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.02%) SDLC
8 20 (14.18%) Pair Programming
8 20 (14.18%) Product Management
9 18 (12.77%) UML
10 17 (12.06%) Scrum
11 15 (10.64%) Android Development
11 15 (10.64%) iOS Development
12 14 (9.93%) Automated Testing
12 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing
12 14 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (9.93%) Mobile Development
13 9 (6.38%) Information Architecture
13 9 (6.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 102 (72.34%) JavaScript
2 55 (39.01%) Java
3 36 (25.53%) C#
4 27 (19.15%) Ruby
5 22 (15.60%) PHP
6 15 (10.64%) SQL
7 13 (9.22%) Python
8 5 (3.55%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.55%) C
9 3 (2.13%) C++
10 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (25.53%) Degree
2 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) WCAG
2 5 (3.55%) GAMP
3 3 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (12.77%) Adobe
2 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.80%) Sencha
4 8 (5.67%) Oracle
5 4 (2.84%) Google
5 4 (2.84%) Zend
6 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.42%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.42%) Facebook
6 2 (1.42%) Twitter
6 2 (1.42%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.71%) Marketo
7 1 (0.71%) Pardot
7 1 (0.71%) ESRI
7 1 (0.71%) Apple
7 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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