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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
UK
Rank 844 876 896
Rank change year-on-year +32 +20  
Permanent jobs citing RIA 23 88 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.085% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 61 45
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32599 42296 41280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.38% 40.95% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26231 33780 32617
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RIA in the UK

RIA
Top 16 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 3 months to 25 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
England +36 23 £45,000 - 7
London +60 14 £45,000 -2.17% 2
North West -9 3 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Manchester -15 3 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Oldham - 3 £37,500 -
East of England +22 2 £45,000 -8.62% 1
Hertfordshire +14 2 £45,000 -8.62% 1
Watford -5 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South West -6 2 £24,721 -29.37%
Taunton - 2 £24,721 -
Somerset - 2 £24,721 -
South East +70 1 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Mansfield - 1 £47,500 -

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for RIA.

1 42 (89.36%) Internet
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (61.70%) TDD
4 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) Java
6 22 (46.81%) HTML
7 20 (42.55%) CSS
8 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
9 17 (36.17%) OO
10 16 (34.04%) Scrum
11 15 (31.91%) Web Services
11 15 (31.91%) RESTful
12 14 (29.79%) XML
13 13 (27.66%) BDD
13 13 (27.66%) REST
14 12 (25.53%) SQL
14 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
15 11 (23.40%) QA Automation
15 11 (23.40%) SDET
15 11 (23.40%) JBehave
15 11 (23.40%) WebDriver
15 11 (23.40%) JUnit
15 11 (23.40%) QA
15 11 (23.40%) Selenium
15 11 (23.40%) jQuery
16 10 (21.28%) User Experience
17 9 (19.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
17 9 (19.15%) Open Source
17 9 (19.15%) Web Application Development

RIA
Top Related 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 3 (6.38%) OpenCms
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.38%) InDesign
2 3 (6.38%) InVision
2 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (89.36%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) JBehave
1 11 (23.40%) JUnit
1 11 (23.40%) Selenium
1 11 (23.40%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Test Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Designer
6 5 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (10.64%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) QA Test Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software QA Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) UX Designer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
3 15 (31.91%) RESTful
3 15 (31.91%) Web Services
4 14 (29.79%) XML
5 13 (27.66%) REST
6 11 (23.40%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
7 9 (19.15%) RequireJS
8 8 (17.02%) HTML5
9 7 (14.89%) HTML5 Canvas
9 7 (14.89%) SVG
10 6 (12.77%) .NET
11 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
11 5 (10.64%) Spring
11 5 (10.64%) Spring MVC
12 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
12 4 (8.51%) J2EE
12 4 (8.51%) Sass
12 4 (8.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Animation
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Fintech
4 1 (2.13%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Android
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) TDD
3 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
4 17 (36.17%) OO
5 16 (34.04%) Scrum
6 13 (27.66%) BDD
7 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
8 11 (23.40%) QA Automation
9 9 (19.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 9 (19.15%) OOD
9 9 (19.15%) Open Source
9 9 (19.15%) Web Application Development
10 8 (17.02%) B2B
11 7 (14.89%) MVC
11 7 (14.89%) Pair Programming
11 7 (14.89%) Visualisation
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (8.51%) API Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Information Architecture
13 4 (8.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
4 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
4 3 (6.38%) ES6
4 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) QA
1 11 (23.40%) SDET
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Adobe
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Sun
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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