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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 225 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing RIA 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.093% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +37.40%
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
1793 1743 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.53% 32.44% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1416 1725
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,650 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) V-Ray
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) V-Ray
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe