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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 813 779 730
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -49
Permanent jobs citing RIA 66 93 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 125
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%

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
39680 40883 42451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.41% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32053 31859 35380
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 -25 65 £45,000 -10.00% 12
London +1 19 £48,750 -2.50% 2
South West +8 18 £37,500 +13.63% 2
South East -56 13 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Bristol - 13 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire -17 9 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Yorkshire -10 8 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Bracknell - 7 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £47,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
East of England -10 5 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +1 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Chippenham - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex 0 2 £27,755 -2.61%
Horsham -5 2 £27,755 -2.61%
North Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands +21 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Scotland +14 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Bedfordshire +3 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Northamptonshire -7 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £55,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Selby - 1 £30,000 -
Shefford - 1 £52,500 - 1
York - 1 £30,000 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 147 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 146 (77.25%) HTML
3 140 (74.07%) CSS
4 134 (70.90%) Internet
5 116 (61.38%) HTML5
6 109 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (53.97%) MVC
7 102 (53.97%) Java
8 77 (40.74%) Web Development
9 70 (37.04%) Spring
10 67 (35.45%) jQuery
11 66 (34.92%) Web Services
12 58 (30.69%) TDD
13 57 (30.16%) Hibernate
14 54 (28.57%) Spring MVC
14 54 (28.57%) JPA
15 53 (28.04%) XHTML
16 51 (26.98%) Adobe
17 50 (26.46%) Apache Flex
18 49 (25.93%) SOAP
18 49 (25.93%) Open Source
19 48 (25.40%) Degree
20 47 (24.87%) XML
20 47 (24.87%) WSDL
21 46 (24.34%) OO
22 43 (22.75%) Subversion
23 41 (21.69%) Spring Web Flow
23 41 (21.69%) Android
23 41 (21.69%) Security Cleared
24 40 (21.16%) Maven

RIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (17.46%) Joomla!
1 33 (17.46%) Alfresco
2 19 (10.05%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.47%) JBoss
4 10 (5.29%) Node.js
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.59%) CMS
6 3 (1.59%) Apache
6 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.06%) nginx
7 2 (1.06%) IIS
7 2 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Mingle
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (70.90%) Internet
2 13 (6.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.06%) AMQP
4 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.46%) MongoDB
2 32 (16.93%) MySQL
2 32 (16.93%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (22.75%) Subversion
2 40 (21.16%) Maven
3 26 (13.76%) Ant
3 26 (13.76%) Apache Ivy
4 12 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (4.23%) Selenium
6 8 (4.23%) JsTestDriver
7 4 (2.12%) Grunt
7 4 (2.12%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.06%) JUnit
8 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.06%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.06%) Gradle
9 1 (0.53%) Mocha
9 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.53%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 37 (19.58%) Finance
2 28 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.05%) Banking
4 16 (8.47%) Marketing
5 11 (5.82%) Games
6 6 (3.17%) Advertising
7 3 (1.59%) Retail
7 3 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.06%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 152 (80.42%) Developer
2 49 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.17%) Front-End Developer
4 20 (10.58%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.99%) Programmer
5 17 (8.99%) Designer
5 17 (8.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (7.94%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 14 (7.41%) UI Designer
7 14 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.82%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Flash Developer
9 10 (5.29%) C# Programmer
9 10 (5.29%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.76%) UX Designer
10 9 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (77.25%) HTML
2 140 (74.07%) CSS
3 116 (61.38%) HTML5
4 70 (37.04%) Spring
5 67 (35.45%) jQuery
6 66 (34.92%) Web Services
7 57 (30.16%) Hibernate
8 54 (28.57%) JPA
8 54 (28.57%) Spring MVC
9 53 (28.04%) XHTML
10 50 (26.46%) Apache Flex
11 49 (25.93%) SOAP
12 47 (24.87%) XML
12 47 (24.87%) WSDL
13 41 (21.69%) Spring Web Flow
14 38 (20.11%) CSS3
15 36 (19.05%) .NET
16 35 (18.52%) Dojo
17 29 (15.34%) AngularJS
18 26 (13.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.93%) Open Source
2 32 (16.93%) User Experience
3 31 (16.40%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.99%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (6.35%) Human Factors
5 12 (6.35%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.76%) Derivative
7 8 (4.23%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.59%) iPhone
11 2 (1.06%) Symmetrix
11 2 (1.06%) Clustering
11 2 (1.06%) IPTV
11 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.53%) NHS
12 1 (0.53%) DTV
12 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.69%) Android
2 37 (19.58%) Apple iOS
3 22 (11.64%) Linux
4 5 (2.65%) UNIX
4 5 (2.65%) Windows
5 2 (1.06%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (53.97%) MVC
3 77 (40.74%) Web Development
4 58 (30.69%) TDD
5 46 (24.34%) OO
6 31 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.87%) Scrum
8 29 (15.34%) UML
8 29 (15.34%) Android Development
8 29 (15.34%) iOS Development
9 20 (10.58%) OOP
10 18 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.35%) Usability Testing
12 12 (6.35%) Product Management
12 12 (6.35%) Information Architecture
13 11 (5.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (5.82%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.29%) V-Model
15 9 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 147 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 102 (53.97%) Java
3 34 (17.99%) C#
4 14 (7.41%) SQL
5 11 (5.82%) ActionScript
5 11 (5.82%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (3.17%) PHP
7 4 (2.12%) C++
7 4 (2.12%) Python
8 2 (1.06%) C
9 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.53%) XAML
9 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (25.40%) Degree
2 41 (21.69%) Security Cleared
3 39 (20.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) GAMP
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 51 (26.98%) Adobe
2 19 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.99%) Oracle
4 2 (1.06%) SAP
4 2 (1.06%) Cisco
4 2 (1.06%) EMC
4 2 (1.06%) Sencha
4 2 (1.06%) F5
4 2 (1.06%) Google
5 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.53%) Facebook
5 1 (0.53%) Twitter
5 1 (0.53%) CA
5 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.53%) HP
5 1 (0.53%) Cognos
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