Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Rich Internet Application (RIA)
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1126 1118
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +56
Permanent jobs citing RIA 48 59 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.034% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.064% 0.080% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 54 136
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £29,875
90th Percentile £107,500 £62,500 £65,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 74,675 73,880 87,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.33% 42.87% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 58,136 58,865 71,180
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.19% +5.15%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 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 -20 48 £55,000 +22.22% 13
UK excluding London +9 40 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South West +9 20 £50,000 +66.05% 2
North of England +22 9 £46,250 +23.33% 2
South East +6 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
London -40 8 £103,750 +130.56% 5
North West -5 5 £35,000 -6.67%
Midlands +5 4 £70,000 +47.37% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 43 (89.58%) HTML
3 41 (85.42%) Internet
4 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (66.67%) CSS
5 32 (66.67%) HTML5
6 31 (64.58%) TDD
7 30 (62.50%) Java
8 26 (54.17%) Git (software)
9 25 (52.08%) JSF
10 24 (50.00%) Spring
11 23 (47.92%) Maven
12 20 (41.67%) XML
12 20 (41.67%) Java EE
13 19 (39.58%) Subversion
13 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
14 18 (37.50%) Web Development
14 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
15 16 (33.33%) JPA
15 16 (33.33%) Open Source
15 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
16 14 (29.17%) Scrum
16 14 (29.17%) XHTML
17 13 (27.08%) Web Services
17 13 (27.08%) REST
17 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
17 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (25.00%) Alfresco
18 12 (25.00%) Joomla!

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 12 (25.00%) Alfresco
1 12 (25.00%) Joomla!
2 5 (10.42%) GeoServer
3 4 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
4 3 (6.25%) JBoss
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Slack
3 2 (4.17%) Force.com
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (16.67%) MySQL
4 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.42%) DB2
6 4 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.17%) GIS
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 23 (47.92%) Maven
3 19 (39.58%) Subversion
4 7 (14.58%) JUnit
5 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
6 5 (10.42%) JIRA
7 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (8.33%) NUnit
7 4 (8.33%) PhantomJS
7 4 (8.33%) Selenium
7 4 (8.33%) UI Automator
8 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.25%) Mockito
9 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.08%) Gradle
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
2 4 (8.33%) Games
3 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Software Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Architect
5 9 (18.75%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
6 8 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
8 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (10.42%) Lead Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (89.58%) HTML
2 32 (66.67%) CSS
2 32 (66.67%) HTML5
3 25 (52.08%) JSF
4 24 (50.00%) Spring
5 20 (41.67%) Java EE
5 20 (41.67%) XML
6 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 16 (33.33%) JPA
8 14 (29.17%) XHTML
9 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
9 13 (27.08%) REST
9 13 (27.08%) Web Services
10 10 (20.83%) jQuery
11 9 (18.75%) .NET
12 8 (16.67%) React
12 8 (16.67%) RESTful
13 7 (14.58%) JMS
14 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
14 6 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.42%) User Experience
4 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.17%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Android
1 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (64.58%) TDD
3 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (37.50%) Web Development
5 16 (33.33%) Open Source
6 14 (29.17%) Scrum
7 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
7 11 (22.92%) MVC
8 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.75%) Android Development
9 9 (18.75%) BDD
9 9 (18.75%) iOS Development
9 9 (18.75%) Mobile Development
9 9 (18.75%) UML
10 8 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 7 (14.58%) Kanban
12 6 (12.50%) OO
12 6 (12.50%) SDLC
12 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
13 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 30 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) C
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Apttus
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Capita