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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 822 792 690
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -102
Permanent jobs citing RIA 75 98 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.090% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 165
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £69,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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
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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 -17 74 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South West +21 26 £37,500 +15.38% 4
London +4 26 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bristol - 15 £45,000 - 2
South East -8 13 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire 0 8 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Berkshire -10 7 £45,000 -26.82% 1
Leeds -2 5 £47,500 +86.27%
West Yorkshire -11 5 £47,500 +86.27%
Yorkshire -22 5 £47,500 +53.22%
Chippenham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £50,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +26 2 £50,000 -28.57%
West Sussex 0 2 £27,755 -2.61%
Horsham -5 2 £27,755 -2.61%
East of England -20 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 -
Salisbury - 2 £34,000 -
East Midlands +27 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Reading +4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Glasgow -4 1 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -4 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Northamptonshire -19 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -27 1 £52,500 +90.90%
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 -
Pinner - 1 £35,000 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 173 (78.28%) JavaScript
2 160 (72.40%) Internet
3 158 (71.49%) HTML
4 154 (69.68%) CSS
5 133 (60.18%) HTML5
6 130 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (58.37%) Java
8 117 (52.94%) MVC
9 85 (38.46%) jQuery
10 84 (38.01%) Web Development
11 79 (35.75%) Spring
12 78 (35.29%) Web Services
13 68 (30.77%) TDD
14 65 (29.41%) OO
15 61 (27.60%) XML
16 59 (26.70%) Hibernate
17 58 (26.24%) CSS3
18 57 (25.79%) SOAP
18 57 (25.79%) Degree
19 54 (24.43%) WSDL
19 54 (24.43%) Spring MVC
19 54 (24.43%) JPA
19 54 (24.43%) Open Source
20 53 (23.98%) Apache Flex
20 53 (23.98%) XHTML
20 53 (23.98%) Subversion
21 52 (23.53%) Maven
21 52 (23.53%) Adobe
22 51 (23.08%) MySQL
23 46 (20.81%) .NET

RIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 34 (15.38%) Joomla!
1 34 (15.38%) Alfresco
2 27 (12.22%) JBoss
3 10 (4.52%) Node.js
4 8 (3.62%) Apache
4 8 (3.62%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.62%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.71%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.81%) CMS
7 4 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.36%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.90%) IIS
9 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.45%) Jetty
10 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.62%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 160 (72.40%) Internet
2 17 (7.69%) HTTP
3 6 (2.71%) AMQP
4 2 (0.90%) Intranet
5 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.08%) MySQL
2 35 (15.84%) MongoDB
3 33 (14.93%) SQL Server
4 19 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.26%) DB2
9 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (23.98%) Subversion
2 52 (23.53%) Maven
3 30 (13.57%) Ant
3 30 (13.57%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (4.98%) Selenium
7 10 (4.52%) JsTestDriver
8 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.36%) JMeter
10 3 (1.36%) JUnit
11 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.90%) Introscope
11 2 (0.90%) JProfiler
11 2 (0.90%) Hudson
11 2 (0.90%) Grunt
12 1 (0.45%) QUnit
12 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
General
1 42 (19.00%) Finance
2 30 (13.57%) Telecoms
3 21 (9.50%) Marketing
4 19 (8.60%) Banking
5 12 (5.43%) Games
6 7 (3.17%) Advertising
7 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 182 (82.35%) Developer
2 52 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.03%) Front-End Developer
4 28 (12.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (9.95%) Programmer
6 21 (9.50%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.05%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.14%) Web Developer
9 15 (6.79%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.43%) Flash Developer
12 11 (4.98%) Architect
13 10 (4.52%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.52%) .NET Programmer
13 10 (4.52%) C# Programmer
14 9 (4.07%) Designer
14 9 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
15 8 (3.62%) UI Designer
15 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (71.49%) HTML
2 154 (69.68%) CSS
3 133 (60.18%) HTML5
4 85 (38.46%) jQuery
5 79 (35.75%) Spring
6 78 (35.29%) Web Services
7 61 (27.60%) XML
8 59 (26.70%) Hibernate
9 58 (26.24%) CSS3
10 57 (25.79%) SOAP
11 54 (24.43%) WSDL
11 54 (24.43%) JPA
11 54 (24.43%) Spring MVC
12 53 (23.98%) Apache Flex
12 53 (23.98%) XHTML
13 46 (20.81%) .NET
14 42 (19.00%) Spring Web Flow
15 34 (15.38%) Dojo
16 31 (14.03%) AngularJS
17 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.43%) Open Source
2 33 (14.93%) User Experience
2 33 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.41%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (8.14%) Visualisation
5 12 (5.43%) Derivative
6 11 (4.98%) Hedge funds
7 8 (3.62%) Human Factors
8 6 (2.71%) Symmetrix
8 6 (2.71%) Clustering
9 5 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.81%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.36%) iPhone
12 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.10%) Android
2 36 (16.29%) Apple iOS
3 31 (14.03%) Linux
4 6 (2.71%) Solaris
4 6 (2.71%) UNIX
4 6 (2.71%) Windows
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (52.94%) MVC
3 84 (38.01%) Web Development
4 68 (30.77%) TDD
5 65 (29.41%) OO
6 44 (19.91%) Scrum
7 43 (19.46%) UML
8 33 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (13.57%) Android Development
9 30 (13.57%) iOS Development
10 26 (11.76%) OOP
11 21 (9.50%) Unit Testing
12 19 (8.60%) Software Engineering
13 18 (8.14%) SOA
14 16 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (5.88%) Content Management
16 12 (5.43%) V-Model
16 12 (5.43%) Mentoring
17 11 (4.98%) UX Design
17 11 (4.98%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 173 (78.28%) JavaScript
2 129 (58.37%) Java
3 39 (17.65%) C#
4 12 (5.43%) ActionScript
4 12 (5.43%) ActionScript 3.0
5 9 (4.07%) SQL
6 8 (3.62%) PHP
6 8 (3.62%) C++
7 5 (2.26%) Ruby
8 4 (1.81%) Perl
9 3 (1.36%) C
9 3 (1.36%) Python
10 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.45%) XAML
10 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (25.79%) Degree
2 43 (19.46%) Security Cleared
3 40 (18.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) GAMP
2 8 (3.62%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 52 (23.53%) Adobe
2 26 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.60%) Oracle
4 7 (3.17%) Cisco
5 6 (2.71%) EMC
5 6 (2.71%) F5
6 3 (1.36%) Google
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) Cognos
7 2 (0.90%) HP
7 2 (0.90%) CA
7 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.45%) Facebook
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.45%) Sybase
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago