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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 236 274 287
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +13
Permanent jobs citing RAD 12 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 40
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £46,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
5341 7529 9561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.17% 87.33% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 6482 7969
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

RAD Salary Histogram in the City of London

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Front Office
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) VBA
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) User Stories
5 6 (35.29%) Derivative
6 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
6 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) QA
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
7 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
1 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
1 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
1 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
1 4 (23.53%) WATIR
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Front Office
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) RAD Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Python Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Excel Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Excel VBA Developer
3 4 (23.53%) QA Manager
3 4 (23.53%) QA Test Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
3 4 (23.53%) VBA Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office RAD Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Excel Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior VBA Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) Ajax
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) XSLT
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Derivative
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
5 3 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
6 2 (11.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (11.76%) Reinsurance
6 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) User Stories
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Computational Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) VBA
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Sybase
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft