The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 302 270 221
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -49
Permanent jobs citing RAD 29 59 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.49% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.61% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 97
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £82,500 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10105 9680 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.58% 80.56% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8371 8414 9266
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RAD
London

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RAD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the City of London region.

RAD Salary Trend in the City of London

RAD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in the City of London

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 42 (57.53%) Finance
2 32 (43.84%) C#
2 32 (43.84%) SQL
3 28 (38.36%) .NET
4 24 (32.88%) Banking
4 24 (32.88%) Degree
5 23 (31.51%) Front Office
6 18 (24.66%) VBA
7 17 (23.29%) C++
8 16 (21.92%) Investment Banking
9 15 (20.55%) Java
9 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
9 15 (20.55%) Derivative
10 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.81%) Oracle
11 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.44%) RUP
12 12 (16.44%) WPF
13 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (15.07%) Web Services
13 11 (15.07%) Fixed Income
13 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
15 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
15 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
15 9 (12.33%) Analytics
16 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
16 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (10.96%) Python

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) GemFire
5 1 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.48%) MS Project
4 3 (4.11%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
1 2 (2.74%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (1.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.96%) MySQL
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) MS Access
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Redmine
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.37%) WATIR
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 42 (57.53%) Finance
2 24 (32.88%) Banking
3 23 (31.51%) Front Office
4 16 (21.92%) Investment Banking
5 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.48%) Legal
7 2 (2.74%) Advertising
7 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 2 (2.74%) Marketing
8 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
3 15 (20.55%) C++ Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) Business Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) C++/C# Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Junior
7 9 (12.33%) Front Office Developer
7 9 (12.33%) VBA Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Excel Developer
8 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Junior Developer
8 8 (10.96%) RAD Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Junior C++ Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Junior C# Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Excel VBA Developer
9 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Junior Quantitative Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 12 (16.44%) WPF
3 11 (15.07%) Web Services
4 8 (10.96%) CSS
5 7 (9.59%) HTML
5 7 (9.59%) Flash
6 5 (6.85%) XML
6 5 (6.85%) WCF
7 4 (5.48%) Swing
7 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.48%) jQuery
7 4 (5.48%) REST
7 4 (5.48%) SOAP
7 4 (5.48%) WinForms
7 4 (5.48%) Ajax
8 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.11%) Silverlight
9 2 (2.74%) HTML5
9 2 (2.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (2.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Derivative
1 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Fixed Income
3 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.48%) Equities
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) Open Source
8 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.37%) W3C
8 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) RUP
2 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
3 9 (12.33%) Analytics
3 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.96%) UML
4 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) DSDM
5 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.22%) Workflow
6 6 (8.22%) OO
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.85%) Low Latency
7 5 (6.85%) Change Control
7 5 (6.85%) Investment Management
7 5 (6.85%) BPMN
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) C#
1 32 (43.84%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) VBA
3 17 (23.29%) C++
4 15 (20.55%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) C
9 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.74%) VB
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) Lua
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) PMP
2 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.74%) CAPM
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.48%) Sybase
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.37%) Perforce
4 1 (1.37%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago