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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 284 303 283
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing RAD 34 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 39
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
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
8938 10415 9939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 83.57% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7627 8600 8686
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in the City of London

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 46 (68.66%) VBA
2 41 (61.19%) Front Office
3 40 (59.70%) Derivative
4 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.87%) SQL
6 15 (22.39%) Finance
7 11 (16.42%) C#
8 10 (14.93%) Java
8 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
9 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
10 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
10 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.45%) .NET
11 7 (10.45%) Degree
12 6 (8.96%) Banking
12 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
12 6 (8.96%) C++
12 6 (8.96%) Python
12 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.46%) BPR
13 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
13 5 (7.46%) UML
13 5 (7.46%) OO
13 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.46%) TDD
13 5 (7.46%) Workflow
13 5 (7.46%) BPEL

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (1.49%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) Redis
4 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Ant
2 1 (1.49%) JUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) Maven
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (61.19%) Front Office
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 40 (59.70%) RAD Developer
3 34 (50.75%) Excel Developer
4 33 (49.25%) VBA Developer
4 33 (49.25%) Excel VBA Developer
5 14 (20.90%) Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Business Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.99%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Programmer
10 1 (1.49%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.49%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) COM
4 1 (1.49%) SOAP
4 1 (1.49%) Swing
4 1 (1.49%) Flash
4 1 (1.49%) WinForms
4 1 (1.49%) OAuth
4 1 (1.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) MDX
4 1 (1.49%) HTML5
4 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (59.70%) Derivative
2 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.97%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (4.48%) Equities
6 3 (4.48%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.99%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.49%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.49%) PKI
8 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.49%) Physics
8 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
3 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
4 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.46%) BPR
5 5 (7.46%) UML
5 5 (7.46%) OO
5 5 (7.46%) TDD
5 5 (7.46%) Workflow
5 5 (7.46%) BPEL
5 5 (7.46%) BPMN
5 5 (7.46%) SDLC
6 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
6 4 (5.97%) Use Case
6 4 (5.97%) DSDM
6 4 (5.97%) Process Management
7 3 (4.48%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) VBA
2 18 (26.87%) SQL
3 11 (16.42%) C#
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.99%) VBScript
7 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) F#
8 1 (1.49%) Haskell
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) SimCorp
3 2 (2.99%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) Reuters
4 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase
City, London
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Posted: 5 days ago