Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Rich Internet Application (RIA)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1079 1124 1161
Rank change year-on-year +45 +37 -96
Permanent jobs citing RIA 110 113 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.060% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 94 107 116
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +2.63%
10th Percentile £40,375 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -16.67%

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 77316 77666 91267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.92% 40.92% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58373 63794 73158
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RIA in the UK

RIA
Top 10 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 November 2017. 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 +34 110 £50,000 +11.11% 3
UK excluding London +34 78 £50,000 +11.11% 2
London +15 32 £45,000 - 1
South East +53 28 £60,000 - 2
North of England +20 27 £48,500 +2.11%
North West +10 27 £48,500 -3.00%
South West -2 12 £30,112 -13.97%
East of England +1 10 £45,000 -
East Midlands +11 1 £37,500 -10.18%
Midlands +1 1 £37,500 -10.18%

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 with a requirement for RIA.

1 104 (94.55%) Internet
2 78 (70.91%) HTML
3 70 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 70 (63.64%) CSS
3 70 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (54.55%) TDD
5 53 (48.18%) jQuery
6 46 (41.82%) Java
7 41 (37.27%) HTML5
8 38 (34.55%) REST
8 38 (34.55%) .NET
8 38 (34.55%) Web Services
9 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
10 36 (32.73%) SQL
11 35 (31.82%) Oracle
11 35 (31.82%) Test Automation
12 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
13 33 (30.00%) BDD
14 32 (29.09%) MVC
14 32 (29.09%) Software Engineering
15 31 (28.18%) XML
16 30 (27.27%) Hibernate
16 30 (27.27%) AngularJS
17 28 (25.45%) Front End Development
18 26 (23.64%) User Experience
18 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
18 26 (23.64%) Scrum
19 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
20 24 (21.82%) React
21 23 (20.91%) Waterfall

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 5 (4.55%) Alfresco
1 5 (4.55%) Joomla!
2 2 (1.82%) Apache
2 2 (1.82%) nginx
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.91%) CMS
3 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.82%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (94.55%) Internet
2 13 (11.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.82%) DB2
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.45%) Big Data
5 6 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.82%) OLAP
8 2 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.18%) JBehave
2 20 (18.18%) JUnit
2 20 (18.18%) Selenium
2 20 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 19 (17.27%) Cucumber
4 17 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (11.82%) Bitbucket
5 13 (11.82%) Gradle
5 13 (11.82%) Jasmine
5 13 (11.82%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.18%) Maven
6 9 (8.18%) Subversion
7 6 (5.45%) PhantomJS
7 6 (5.45%) UI Automator
8 4 (3.64%) Grunt
8 4 (3.64%) gulp
9 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (11.82%) Banking
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (1.82%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (0.91%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (69.09%) Developer
2 30 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 27 (24.55%) Java Engineer
4 25 (22.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (20.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 22 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 22 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 15 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
7 15 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (13.64%) Test Engineer
8 14 (12.73%) Java Software Developer
9 13 (11.82%) Senior Software Developer
10 12 (10.91%) UI Developer
11 10 (9.09%) .NET Developer
11 10 (9.09%) C# Developer
11 10 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (7.27%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (7.27%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 8 (7.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 7 (6.36%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (70.91%) HTML
2 70 (63.64%) CSS
3 53 (48.18%) jQuery
4 41 (37.27%) HTML5
5 38 (34.55%) .NET
5 38 (34.55%) REST
5 38 (34.55%) Web Services
6 31 (28.18%) XML
7 30 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 30 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 24 (21.82%) React
10 22 (20.00%) Spring
11 20 (18.18%) RESTful
12 19 (17.27%) Gherkin
12 19 (17.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (15.45%) CSS3
13 17 (15.45%) Ext JS
13 17 (15.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) User Experience
2 18 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.45%) Fintech
5 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (54.55%) TDD
3 35 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 33 (30.00%) BDD
5 32 (29.09%) MVC
5 32 (29.09%) Software Engineering
6 28 (25.45%) Front End Development
7 26 (23.64%) Scrum
8 23 (20.91%) Waterfall
9 21 (19.09%) Unit Testing
10 20 (18.18%) API Testing
10 20 (18.18%) QA Automation
10 20 (18.18%) SDET
11 18 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (15.45%) SDLC
13 13 (11.82%) Functional Testing
13 13 (11.82%) Investment Management
13 13 (11.82%) Web Application Development
14 12 (10.91%) MVVM
15 11 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 46 (41.82%) Java
3 36 (32.73%) SQL
4 23 (20.91%) C#
5 18 (16.36%) ES6
6 15 (13.64%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.27%) PHP
8 5 (4.55%) ECMAScript
8 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.82%) MCSE
4 2 (1.82%) MCTS
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.18%) QA
2 6 (5.45%) GAMP
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Oracle
2 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.73%) Google
4 2 (1.82%) HubSpot
4 2 (1.82%) Marketo
4 2 (1.82%) Pardot
4 2 (1.82%) Siebel
4 2 (1.82%) Tableau
4 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.82%) Zend
5 1 (0.91%) Sun