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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 743 761 680
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -81
Permanent jobs citing RIA 156 112 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 136 87 166
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+37.40% -18.12%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 141 £51,250 -6.81% 9
London -23 52 £60,000 - 2
South East +13 48 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Berkshire - 44 £48,750 - 1
South West -4 23 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Maidenhead - 22 £52,500 - 1
Windsor - 12 £45,000 -
Wales - 12 £38,500 - 1
Bristol - 10 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire -8 9 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Chippenham -14 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Leeds -20 9 £60,000 +76.47%
West Yorkshire -30 9 £60,000 +76.47%
Yorkshire -37 9 £60,000 +76.47%
City of London -21 8 £71,250 +23.91%
South Wales - 8 £39,000 - 1
Newport - 8 £39,000 -
Pinner - 6 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
West Wales - 4 £29,023 -
Swansea - 4 £29,023 -
Wokingham - 4 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £51,250 -
East Midlands - 3 £32,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Gloucestershire -4 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,000 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 203 (70.49%) Internet
2 201 (69.79%) JavaScript
3 151 (52.43%) HTML
3 151 (52.43%) Java
3 151 (52.43%) CSS
4 126 (43.75%) HTML5
5 117 (40.63%) MVC
6 111 (38.54%) jQuery
7 107 (37.15%) Web Services
8 88 (30.56%) CSS3
9 87 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (29.17%) OO
11 82 (28.47%) MySQL
11 82 (28.47%) Degree
12 77 (26.74%) XML
13 70 (24.31%) Scrum
14 64 (22.22%) Spring
15 63 (21.88%) Tomcat
16 60 (20.83%) Web Development
17 56 (19.44%) Open Source
18 55 (19.10%) .NET
19 52 (18.06%) UML
20 51 (17.71%) Finance
21 50 (17.36%) HTTP
22 49 (17.01%) Project Management
22 49 (17.01%) Linux
23 48 (16.67%) C#
23 48 (16.67%) Adobe
24 45 (15.63%) TDD
25 44 (15.28%) Content Management

RIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 63 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 37 (12.85%) WebLogic
2 37 (12.85%) Apache
3 34 (11.81%) WebSphere
4 32 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 19 (6.60%) CMS
6 14 (4.86%) Joomla!
6 14 (4.86%) Alfresco
6 14 (4.86%) Node.js
7 11 (3.82%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (3.47%) LiveCycle
8 10 (3.47%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.08%) IIS
10 5 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.04%) Liferay
12 3 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.39%) SaaS
2 3 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 203 (70.49%) Internet
2 50 (17.36%) HTTP
3 32 (11.11%) AMQP
4 8 (2.78%) Intranet
5 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (28.47%) MySQL
2 39 (13.54%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.39%) DB2
9 3 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.69%) Big Data
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.69%) OLAP
10 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (13.19%) Subversion
2 37 (12.85%) Maven
3 14 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
4 12 (4.17%) Ant
5 11 (3.82%) Selenium
6 10 (3.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (2.78%) JsTestDriver
8 5 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.74%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.39%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.39%) JMeter
10 3 (1.04%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.04%) Introscope
10 3 (1.04%) JIRA
11 2 (0.69%) JProfiler
11 2 (0.69%) Hudson
11 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.69%) JUnit
11 2 (0.69%) Grunt
General
1 51 (17.71%) Finance
2 31 (10.76%) Marketing
3 22 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.47%) Banking
5 9 (3.13%) Games
6 6 (2.08%) Advertising
7 4 (1.39%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Front Office
8 2 (0.69%) Retail
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 218 (75.69%) Developer
2 43 (14.93%) JavaScript Developer
3 42 (14.58%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.54%) Java Developer
5 38 (13.19%) Architect
6 36 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 32 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
8 24 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 24 (8.33%) Programmer
9 20 (6.94%) Consultant
10 19 (6.60%) Lead Developer
11 18 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
12 17 (5.90%) C# Developer
12 17 (5.90%) Senior Consultant
13 16 (5.56%) Senior Architect
14 15 (5.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
15 14 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
16 13 (4.51%) Software Developer
17 10 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (52.43%) HTML
1 151 (52.43%) CSS
2 126 (43.75%) HTML5
3 111 (38.54%) jQuery
4 107 (37.15%) Web Services
5 88 (30.56%) CSS3
6 77 (26.74%) XML
7 64 (22.22%) Spring
8 55 (19.10%) .NET
9 43 (14.93%) SOAP
10 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET
11 36 (12.50%) J2EE
11 36 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 36 (12.50%) WSDL
12 35 (12.15%) LAMP
12 35 (12.15%) Apache Flex
13 33 (11.46%) SVG
13 33 (11.46%) Ajax
14 32 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
14 32 (11.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 56 (19.44%) Open Source
2 32 (11.11%) Symmetrix
2 32 (11.11%) Clustering
3 27 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 23 (7.99%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (7.64%) Computer Science
6 17 (5.90%) Derivative
7 15 (5.21%) Digital Media
8 14 (4.86%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.78%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.74%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.39%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.39%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.39%) Social Media
12 3 (1.04%) W3C
12 3 (1.04%) Psychology
12 3 (1.04%) Social Network
12 3 (1.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.01%) Linux
2 32 (11.11%) Solaris
3 26 (9.03%) Apple iOS
3 26 (9.03%) Android
4 3 (1.04%) Windows
5 2 (0.69%) UNIX
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (40.63%) MVC
2 87 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (29.17%) OO
4 70 (24.31%) Scrum
5 60 (20.83%) Web Development
6 52 (18.06%) UML
7 49 (17.01%) Project Management
8 45 (15.63%) TDD
9 44 (15.28%) Content Management
10 35 (12.15%) Load Testing
11 33 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
12 32 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
12 32 (11.11%) High Availability
13 30 (10.42%) SOA
14 25 (8.68%) OOP
15 24 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 20 (6.94%) OOD
17 18 (6.25%) Software Engineering
17 18 (6.25%) Low Latency
18 16 (5.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (69.79%) JavaScript
2 151 (52.43%) Java
3 48 (16.67%) C#
4 42 (14.58%) PHP
5 20 (6.94%) Perl
5 20 (6.94%) Ruby
6 19 (6.60%) ActionScript
7 17 (5.90%) C++
8 16 (5.56%) SQL
9 11 (3.82%) Python
10 9 (3.13%) ActionScript 3.0
11 7 (2.43%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.69%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.35%) Scala
15 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (28.47%) Degree
2 21 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) PhD
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.24%) QA
2 10 (3.47%) GAMP
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 48 (16.67%) Adobe
2 33 (11.46%) Cisco
3 32 (11.11%) EMC
3 32 (11.11%) F5
4 26 (9.03%) Microsoft
5 24 (8.33%) JBoss
6 20 (6.94%) Oracle
7 5 (1.74%) Google
8 4 (1.39%) Twitter
9 3 (1.04%) SAP
9 3 (1.04%) Cognos
9 3 (1.04%) HP
10 2 (0.69%) CA
10 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.35%) Facebook
11 1 (0.35%) Sybase
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