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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 263 290 254
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 28 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.27% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.32% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 51
Average salary £41,250 £66,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.73% +65.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £46,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £85,000 £82,500
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
5881 8832 9057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.10% 85.04% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5254 7581 7664
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Equities
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (30.00%) GemFire
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (20.00%) MVVM
5 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) GemFire
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Front Office
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) RAD Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front Office RAD Developer
5 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
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