Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Rich Internet Application (RIA)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1116 1113 1128
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 +19
Permanent jobs citing RIA 83 58 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.033% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.081% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 140
UK median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £33,875 £30,000 £29,975
90th Percentile £67,375 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.99% +4.12% +6.25%

RIA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73,379 71,366 89,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.64% 40.66% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,836 58,307 71,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RIA in the UK

RIA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RIA in the UK

RIA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIA over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for RIA in the UK

RIA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 83 £51,250 +13.89% 9
UK excluding London +44 67 £50,000 +12.99% 7
South East +30 25 £57,500 - 1
North of England +9 23 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North West +3 23 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +19 17 £50,000 +42.86% 4
London -11 16 £65,000 +40.54% 2
East of England -2 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for RIA.

1 80 (96.39%) Internet
2 74 (89.16%) HTML
3 70 (84.34%) JavaScript
4 67 (80.72%) CSS
5 48 (57.83%) HTML5
6 47 (56.63%) jQuery
7 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (46.99%) Git (software)
9 37 (44.58%) TDD
10 33 (39.76%) Java
11 29 (34.94%) .NET
11 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
11 29 (34.94%) Hibernate
12 28 (33.73%) MVC
12 28 (33.73%) Oracle
13 27 (32.53%) Spring
14 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
14 26 (31.33%) AngularJS
15 25 (30.12%) REST
15 25 (30.12%) Web Services
16 23 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (26.51%) Waterfall
18 21 (25.30%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
18 21 (25.30%) C#
19 19 (22.89%) XML
20 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
20 18 (21.69%) Web Development
20 18 (21.69%) Degree
21 17 (20.48%) Unit Testing

RIA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.05%) Alfresco
1 10 (12.05%) Joomla!
2 8 (9.64%) Apache
3 4 (4.82%) GeoServer
3 4 (4.82%) nginx
4 3 (3.61%) Confluence
4 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.61%) Slack
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (96.39%) Internet
2 11 (13.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.25%) DB2
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (12.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (9.64%) MySQL
6 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) GIS
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (46.99%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.28%) Maven
2 16 (19.28%) Subversion
2 16 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.25%) Bitbucket
4 11 (13.25%) Gradle
4 11 (13.25%) Jasmine
5 7 (8.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.43%) JUnit
6 4 (4.82%) Grunt
6 4 (4.82%) gulp
6 4 (4.82%) JBehave
6 4 (4.82%) PhantomJS
6 4 (4.82%) Selenium
6 4 (4.82%) UI Automator
6 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) Mockito
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 9 (10.84%) Advertising
4 4 (4.82%) Publishing
5 3 (3.61%) Games
5 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (86.75%) Developer
2 29 (34.94%) Software Developer
3 26 (31.33%) Java Developer
4 20 (24.10%) Senior Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (19.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Java Software Developer
8 12 (14.46%) C# Developer
8 12 (14.46%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (14.46%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (13.25%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (13.25%) HTML Developer
9 11 (13.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 11 (13.25%) UI Developer
10 10 (12.05%) Senior UI Developer
10 10 (12.05%) Web UI Developer
11 9 (10.84%) Applications Developer
12 8 (9.64%) PHP Developer
13 7 (8.43%) HTML CSS Developer
14 6 (7.23%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (89.16%) HTML
2 67 (80.72%) CSS
3 48 (57.83%) HTML5
4 47 (56.63%) jQuery
5 29 (34.94%) .NET
5 29 (34.94%) Hibernate
6 27 (32.53%) Spring
7 26 (31.33%) AngularJS
8 25 (30.12%) REST
8 25 (30.12%) Web Services
9 19 (22.89%) XML
10 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
11 17 (20.48%) JSF
12 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (19.28%) React
13 15 (18.07%) CSS3
13 15 (18.07%) Ext JS
13 15 (18.07%) Sass
13 15 (18.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (15.66%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (18.07%) User Experience
3 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.84%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.41%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Android
1 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.58%) TDD
3 28 (33.73%) MVC
4 23 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (26.51%) Waterfall
6 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
7 18 (21.69%) Web Development
8 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
8 17 (20.48%) Unit Testing
9 16 (19.28%) BDD
9 16 (19.28%) SDLC
9 16 (19.28%) Test Automation
10 14 (16.87%) Scrum
11 12 (14.46%) Investment Management
12 11 (13.25%) MVVM
12 11 (13.25%) Product Management
12 11 (13.25%) Validation
13 10 (12.05%) Open Source
13 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
14 8 (9.64%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.76%) Java
3 21 (25.30%) C#
4 16 (19.28%) TypeScript
5 14 (16.87%) PHP
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 9 (10.84%) ES6
7 5 (6.02%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) C
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Degree
2 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) MCTS
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) GAMP
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Oracle
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) Zend
4 1 (1.20%) Capita
4 1 (1.20%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Sun