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

Rich Internet Application (RIA)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 863 878
Rank change year-on-year +31 +15  
Permanent jobs citing RIA 42 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.073% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 63 78
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,375 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  

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 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42157 48576 53542
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RIA in the UK

RIA
Top 7 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 28 June 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 +21 42 £45,000 - 4
London +27 24 £45,000 -
UK excluding London +10 18 £45,000 - 4
East of England -12 10 £45,000 - 1
South East +42 4 £46,250 -22.91%
North of England -8 3 £33,750 -41.30% 1
South West -18 1 £30,112 -13.96%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 55 (85.94%) Internet
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (59.38%) TDD
4 34 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 34 (53.13%) Java
5 33 (51.56%) Test Automation
6 31 (48.44%) SQL
7 29 (45.31%) REST
7 29 (45.31%) Web Services
7 29 (45.31%) Scrum
8 28 (43.75%) XML
8 28 (43.75%) BDD
8 28 (43.75%) RESTful
9 27 (42.19%) JBehave
9 27 (42.19%) WebDriver
9 27 (42.19%) API Testing
9 27 (42.19%) QA Automation
9 27 (42.19%) SDET
9 27 (42.19%) JUnit
9 27 (42.19%) QA
9 27 (42.19%) Selenium
10 22 (34.38%) HTML
11 17 (26.56%) CSS
11 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
12 15 (23.44%) Gherkin
12 15 (23.44%) Cucumber
12 15 (23.44%) User Experience
13 14 (21.88%) jQuery
14 11 (17.19%) OO
14 11 (17.19%) Front End Development

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 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.56%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (1.56%) InDesign
2 1 (1.56%) InVision
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (85.94%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.13%) DB2
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (42.19%) JBehave
1 27 (42.19%) JUnit
1 27 (42.19%) Selenium
1 27 (42.19%) WebDriver
2 15 (23.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.13%) Gradle
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.56%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.56%) UI Automator
General
1 4 (6.25%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Electronics
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Java Engineer
2 25 (39.06%) QA Automation Engineer
2 25 (39.06%) QA Engineer
3 22 (34.38%) Developer
4 14 (21.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Test Engineer
5 13 (20.31%) Automation Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) QA Test Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (17.19%) Designer
8 10 (15.63%) Software QA Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (14.06%) UX Designer
10 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
11 6 (9.38%) Agile Developer
11 6 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
11 6 (9.38%) Automation Developer
12 5 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 4 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
13 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (45.31%) REST
1 29 (45.31%) Web Services
2 28 (43.75%) RESTful
2 28 (43.75%) XML
3 22 (34.38%) HTML
4 17 (26.56%) CSS
5 15 (23.44%) Gherkin
6 14 (21.88%) jQuery
7 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
8 9 (14.06%) .NET
9 8 (12.50%) RequireJS
10 7 (10.94%) React
11 6 (9.38%) Angular 2
11 6 (9.38%) Vue.js
12 5 (7.81%) HTML5
13 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (4.69%) J2EE
14 3 (4.69%) Sass
14 3 (4.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) User Experience
2 5 (7.81%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Animation
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (59.38%) TDD
3 34 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 33 (51.56%) Test Automation
5 29 (45.31%) Scrum
6 28 (43.75%) BDD
7 27 (42.19%) API Testing
7 27 (42.19%) QA Automation
7 27 (42.19%) SDET
8 11 (17.19%) Front End Development
8 11 (17.19%) OO
9 10 (15.63%) B2B
9 10 (15.63%) Information Architecture
10 9 (14.06%) OOD
10 9 (14.06%) Web Application Development
11 8 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 6 (9.38%) MVC
13 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
14 3 (4.69%) Analytics
14 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) Java
2 31 (48.44%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) ECMAScript
4 6 (9.38%) ES6
5 4 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) C
6 3 (4.69%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (42.19%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe
2 2 (3.13%) Google
2 2 (3.13%) HubSpot
2 2 (3.13%) Marketo
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Pardot
2 2 (3.13%) Siebel
2 2 (3.13%) Tableau
2 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
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