The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / North West
Rank 245 234 253
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19  
Permanent jobs citing RIA 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.018% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.045% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +87.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.25% -1.66%  

RIA is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2436 2209 2358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.18% 38.84% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1805 1889
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing RIA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for RIA in the North West

RIA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RIA in the North West

RIA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 3 £37,500 -28.57% 1
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sun