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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 265 248 264
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing RAD 46 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.72% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 43
Average salary £67,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.94% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
8403 8749 8676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.77% 83.12% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7243 7434 7776
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (52.53%) Finance
3 36 (36.36%) VBA
4 33 (33.33%) SQL
5 30 (30.30%) Front Office
6 29 (29.29%) C#
7 27 (27.27%) Degree
8 26 (26.26%) .NET
9 25 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (25.25%) Waterfall
10 24 (24.24%) Fixed Income
10 24 (24.24%) TDD
11 22 (22.22%) Java
12 19 (19.19%) Asset Management
13 18 (18.18%) XML
14 16 (16.16%) RUP
14 16 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (16.16%) Relational Database
15 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 14 (14.14%) DSDM
17 13 (13.13%) Project Management
17 13 (13.13%) HTML
17 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
17 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
17 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
17 13 (13.13%) GAP Analysis
17 13 (13.13%) Analytics
18 12 (12.12%) Supplier Management
18 12 (12.12%) CSS
19 11 (11.11%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.02%) Lync
4 2 (2.02%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.02%) Tridion
2 2 (2.02%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) Relational Database
2 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) QlikView
4 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (4.04%) Ant
2 4 (4.04%) Maven
3 3 (3.03%) JIRA
3 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 52 (52.53%) Finance
2 30 (30.30%) Front Office
3 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (2.02%) Games
6 2 (2.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (1.01%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 61 (61.62%) Developer
2 21 (21.21%) Excel Developer
3 18 (18.18%) Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) RAD Developer
5 15 (15.15%) VBA Developer
6 14 (14.14%) Excel VBA Developer
7 12 (12.12%) Project Manager
8 9 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Programme Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Front Office Developer
10 6 (6.06%) UML Business Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Manager
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Project Manager
12 4 (4.04%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Quantitative Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Programme Manager
13 3 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) .NET
2 18 (18.18%) XML
3 13 (13.13%) HTML
4 12 (12.12%) CSS
5 10 (10.10%) Ajax
6 8 (8.08%) J2EE
7 7 (7.07%) DHTML
7 7 (7.07%) JDBC
7 7 (7.07%) JSP
7 7 (7.07%) Web Services
8 6 (6.06%) JMS
8 6 (6.06%) JAXB
8 6 (6.06%) WPF
9 5 (5.05%) WinForms
9 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.04%) jQuery
10 4 (4.04%) JAX-WS
11 3 (3.03%) RESTful
11 3 (3.03%) JSON
11 3 (3.03%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.24%) Fixed Income
2 10 (10.10%) Derivative
3 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.07%) Equities
6 5 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
7 4 (4.04%) PMI
8 3 (3.03%) Swaptions
8 3 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.02%) BBC
9 2 (2.02%) iPhone
9 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.02%) User Experience
10 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.01%) Open Source
10 1 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Windows
1 4 (4.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (25.25%) Waterfall
3 24 (24.24%) TDD
4 19 (19.19%) Asset Management
5 16 (16.16%) RUP
5 16 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (14.14%) DSDM
7 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
7 13 (13.13%) Project Management
7 13 (13.13%) GAP Analysis
7 13 (13.13%) Analytics
8 12 (12.12%) Supplier Management
9 11 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (11.11%) OO
10 9 (9.09%) UML
10 9 (9.09%) Information Security
11 8 (8.08%) Data Management
11 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.36%) VBA
2 33 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (29.29%) C#
4 22 (22.22%) Java
5 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.11%) C++
7 9 (9.09%) Python
8 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.05%) VBScript
9 5 (5.05%) VB
10 4 (4.04%) Perl
11 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.02%) PHP
13 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.04%) PgMP
2 4 (4.04%) PMP
2 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (2.02%) Open Text
4 2 (2.02%) SimCorp
4 2 (2.02%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) Zend
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago