The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 287 285 227
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -58
Permanent jobs citing RAD 42 41 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.35% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 92
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £86,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9444 9693 10412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.05% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7888 8471 9498
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (41.54%) C#
4 22 (33.85%) .NET
4 22 (33.85%) Front Office
5 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 20 (30.77%) VBA
6 18 (27.69%) Java
6 18 (27.69%) Fixed Income
7 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.00%) Degree
8 13 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (18.46%) HTML
10 11 (16.92%) Derivative
11 10 (15.38%) Analytics
11 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 10 (15.38%) Oracle
11 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.38%) CSS
11 10 (15.38%) Windows
11 10 (15.38%) RUP
11 10 (15.38%) DSDM
11 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 10 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (15.38%) Banking
11 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
12 9 (13.85%) OO
12 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.85%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Lync
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.54%) GemFire
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.08%) Tridion
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Redmine
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 22 (33.85%) Front Office
3 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.38%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Business Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) RAD Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Excel Developer
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Developer
6 8 (12.31%) VBA Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Excel VBA Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
10 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
10 4 (6.15%) C++ Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
12 2 (3.08%) Technical Developer
12 2 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
12 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
12 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) HTML
3 10 (15.38%) CSS
4 9 (13.85%) XML
5 6 (9.23%) J2EE
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.23%) Ajax
6 5 (7.69%) JDBC
6 5 (7.69%) JSP
6 5 (7.69%) DHTML
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.15%) JMS
7 4 (6.15%) JAXB
8 2 (3.08%) HTML5
8 2 (3.08%) JAX-WS
8 2 (3.08%) FpML
8 2 (3.08%) WinForms
8 2 (3.08%) Spring
9 1 (1.54%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.54%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Fixed Income
2 11 (16.92%) Derivative
3 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.08%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) BBC
7 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
4 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (15.38%) Analytics
3 10 (15.38%) RUP
3 10 (15.38%) DSDM
3 10 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 9 (13.85%) OO
5 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) Multithreading
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) UML
7 5 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.15%) OOP
8 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.15%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) C#
2 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) VBA
3 18 (27.69%) Java
4 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) C++
6 6 (9.23%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.15%) Perl
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) C
9 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CAPM
2 2 (3.08%) PMP
2 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.08%) Open Text
4 2 (3.08%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Reuters
5 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.54%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) Zend
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + great benefits + possible bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago