The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 838 912 833
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -79
Permanent jobs citing RIA 76 70 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.15% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 141
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -21.05%

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
40236 46205 47052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.18% 42.11% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32923 36937 36708
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016 within the UK.

RIA Salary Histogram in the UK

RIA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 76 £45,000 +9.09% 4
London +75 19 £45,000 -41.93% 1
South West +7 17 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands +22 13 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Nottinghamshire - 13 £41,000 - 1
East of England +38 12 £45,000 -
Mansfield - 12 £44,250 - 1
Wiltshire +10 8 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +13 7 £60,000 +9.09%
South East +12 7 £60,000 +4.34%
Chippenham -5 7 £35,000 - 1
Watford - 7 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Leeds +20 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire +12 6 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire +7 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Wokingham -13 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Somerset - 6 £42,500 -
Bath - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £52,500 -
City of London +69 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Bristol +6 3 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Essex +9 1 £50,000 -
Taunton - 1 £32,233 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £22,000 -
Corsham - 1 £35,000 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RIA.

1 124 (81.58%) Internet
2 108 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 98 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (61.18%) HTML
5 86 (56.58%) CSS
6 83 (54.61%) Java
7 76 (50.00%) TDD
8 70 (46.05%) Web Services
9 65 (42.76%) Degree
9 65 (42.76%) HTML5
10 60 (39.47%) MVC
11 58 (38.16%) Finance
11 58 (38.16%) XML
12 57 (37.50%) Web Development
13 52 (34.21%) jQuery
14 47 (30.92%) Open Source
15 43 (28.29%) Computer Science
15 43 (28.29%) Dojo
15 43 (28.29%) Hibernate
16 42 (27.63%) SQL
17 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
18 39 (25.66%) SOAP
19 38 (25.00%) Adobe
19 38 (25.00%) XHTML
19 38 (25.00%) Spring
20 37 (24.34%) MongoDB
20 37 (24.34%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (24.34%) OO
21 36 (23.68%) UML
21 36 (23.68%) Scrum

RIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (20.39%) Alfresco
1 31 (20.39%) Joomla!
2 10 (6.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.29%) Apache
3 5 (3.29%) CMS
3 5 (3.29%) JBoss
4 4 (2.63%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.97%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.97%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.97%) OpenCms
5 3 (1.97%) SAS
6 2 (1.32%) Confluence
6 2 (1.32%) Drupal
6 2 (1.32%) Jetty
6 2 (1.32%) WordPress
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.66%) Marvel
Applications
1 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.61%) MS Office
2 7 (4.61%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (3.29%) InDesign
5 4 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (2.63%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.66%) Flinto
6 1 (0.66%) InVision
6 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.32%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Basecamp
1 2 (1.32%) GitHub
1 2 (1.32%) Google Drive
1 2 (1.32%) Trello
2 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 124 (81.58%) Internet
2 6 (3.95%) HTTP
3 3 (1.97%) BGP
3 3 (1.97%) DNS
3 3 (1.97%) FTP
3 3 (1.97%) Network Security
3 3 (1.97%) SNMP
3 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.34%) MongoDB
2 31 (20.39%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.26%) Big Data
5 7 (4.61%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.95%) MySQL
7 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.97%) Informix
7 3 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.97%) Parquet
8 2 (1.32%) NewSQL
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.66%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Subversion
2 31 (20.39%) Ant
2 31 (20.39%) Apache Ivy
2 31 (20.39%) Maven
2 31 (20.39%) Selenium
2 31 (20.39%) WebDriver
3 29 (19.08%) JUnit
4 27 (17.76%) JBehave
5 17 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (9.21%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.63%) JIRA
8 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.32%) Appium
9 2 (1.32%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.32%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.32%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.32%) NUnit
9 2 (1.32%) Redmine
9 2 (1.32%) Selenium IDE
General
1 58 (38.16%) Finance
2 24 (15.79%) Banking
2 24 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Marketing
4 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.97%) Publishing
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) German Language
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (63.82%) Developer
2 32 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 27 (17.76%) Java Engineer
3 27 (17.76%) QA Automation Engineer
3 27 (17.76%) QA Engineer
4 26 (17.11%) Java Developer
5 22 (14.47%) Test Engineer
6 21 (13.82%) .NET Developer
7 20 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (13.16%) QA Test Engineer
7 20 (13.16%) Software Test Engineer
7 20 (13.16%) Test Automation Engineer
8 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (11.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (11.84%) C# Developer
8 18 (11.84%) Senior Developer
9 16 (10.53%) Software QA Engineer
10 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (8.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (61.18%) HTML
2 86 (56.58%) CSS
3 70 (46.05%) Web Services
4 65 (42.76%) HTML5
5 58 (38.16%) XML
6 52 (34.21%) jQuery
7 43 (28.29%) Dojo
7 43 (28.29%) Hibernate
8 39 (25.66%) SOAP
9 38 (25.00%) Spring
9 38 (25.00%) XHTML
10 36 (23.68%) JPA
10 36 (23.68%) Spring MVC
10 36 (23.68%) Spring Web Flow
11 34 (22.37%) Apache Flex
11 34 (22.37%) RESTful
12 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
13 31 (20.39%) WSDL
14 30 (19.74%) Backbone.js
14 30 (19.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.29%) Computer Science
2 30 (19.74%) User Experience
3 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.61%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.29%) Graphic Design
7 4 (2.63%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.97%) Clustering
8 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Social Media
9 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.66%) Animation
10 1 (0.66%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.66%) Blog
10 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.68%) Android
1 36 (23.68%) Apple iOS
2 13 (8.55%) Linux
3 9 (5.92%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.00%) TDD
3 60 (39.47%) MVC
4 57 (37.50%) Web Development
5 47 (30.92%) Open Source
6 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 37 (24.34%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (24.34%) OO
8 36 (23.68%) Scrum
8 36 (23.68%) UML
9 35 (23.03%) Android Development
9 35 (23.03%) iOS Development
10 34 (22.37%) Mobile Development
11 31 (20.39%) BDD
11 31 (20.39%) SDLC
12 27 (17.76%) QA Automation
13 26 (17.11%) Unit Testing
14 25 (16.45%) API Testing
15 20 (13.16%) SEO
16 17 (11.18%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 108 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 83 (54.61%) Java
3 42 (27.63%) SQL
4 32 (21.05%) C#
5 23 (15.13%) PHP
6 16 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 14 (9.21%) Ruby
8 9 (5.92%) C
9 5 (3.29%) C++
10 3 (1.97%) Perl
10 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.97%) Python
10 3 (1.97%) VBScript
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 65 (42.76%) Degree
2 32 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 32 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.08%) QA
2 27 (17.76%) SDET
3 7 (4.61%) GAMP
4 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.97%) SLA
5 1 (0.66%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Fluentd
1 3 (1.97%) Nagios
1 3 (1.97%) Nessus
1 3 (1.97%) QRadar
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.32%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 38 (25.00%) Adobe
2 21 (13.82%) Oracle
3 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.97%) ArcSight
4 3 (1.97%) F5
4 3 (1.97%) Google
4 3 (1.97%) IBM
4 3 (1.97%) Qualys
4 3 (1.97%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.97%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.32%) HP
5 2 (1.32%) Sencha
6 1 (0.66%) Apple
6 1 (0.66%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.66%) HubSpot
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