The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 - - 188
Permanent jobs citing RIA 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
RIA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RIA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIA across the West Midlands region.

RIA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RIA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) MailChimp
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) New Media
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) MailChimp
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
1 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google