The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 740 770 593
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -177
Permanent jobs citing RAD 171 149 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 134 130 255
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

RAD
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the England region.

RAD Salary Trend in England

RAD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

RAD Salary Histogram in England

RAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 63 £67,500 +3.84% 8
South East +33 54 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Yorkshire +6 16 £35,000 +3.70% 2
North West +18 15 £30,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +5 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West -7 9 £42,500 +3.03%
West Midlands -13 4 £62,500 +53.37%
East of England +1 1 - -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 278 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (44.72%) Finance
3 163 (40.95%) SQL
4 145 (36.43%) .NET
5 137 (34.42%) C#
6 131 (32.91%) Web Services
7 124 (31.16%) Degree
7 124 (31.16%) SDLC
8 118 (29.65%) Java
9 116 (29.15%) Scrum
10 109 (27.39%) QA
11 102 (25.63%) HTML
12 94 (23.62%) SQL Server
13 89 (22.36%) Automated Testing
14 84 (21.11%) Computer Science
14 84 (21.11%) Waterfall
15 74 (18.59%) Oracle
16 72 (18.09%) CSS
17 71 (17.84%) TDD
18 69 (17.34%) Manual Testing
19 68 (17.09%) XML
20 67 (16.83%) JavaScript
21 63 (15.83%) Continuous Improvement
22 60 (15.08%) Project Management
23 59 (14.82%) Front Office
24 58 (14.57%) OO
24 58 (14.57%) Functional Testing
24 58 (14.57%) System Integration Testing
25 57 (14.32%) Regression Testing
26 56 (14.07%) Test Scripting

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 40 (10.05%) IIS
2 22 (5.53%) WebSphere
3 17 (4.27%) JBoss
4 13 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.76%) CICS
5 11 (2.76%) CMS
6 9 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.76%) Node.js
8 6 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.51%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.26%) GemFire
9 5 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.25%) Apache
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.77%) MS Project
3 10 (2.51%) MS Office
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.75%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.75%) InDesign
5 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.50%) HipChat
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.51%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.50%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.26%) GitHub
3 8 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.01%) SaaS
6 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.50%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.26%) Internet
1 9 (2.26%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.26%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.31%) Relational Database
3 44 (11.06%) DB2
4 34 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (5.53%) Oracle Database
7 19 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (3.02%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.76%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.51%) MySQL
13 8 (2.01%) Event Store
13 8 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.26%) Big Data
14 5 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.01%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.01%) EDMS
15 4 (1.01%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 48 (12.06%) Selenium
2 33 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (6.28%) Cucumber
3 25 (6.28%) JUnit
4 24 (6.03%) HP UFT
5 22 (5.53%) FitNesse
6 19 (4.77%) JIRA
7 17 (4.27%) Maven
8 14 (3.52%) Eclipse
9 13 (3.27%) NUnit
10 12 (3.02%) Jenkins
11 11 (2.76%) Subversion
11 11 (2.76%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.51%) Ant
12 10 (2.51%) JMeter
12 10 (2.51%) LoadRunner
12 10 (2.51%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (1.76%) Git (software)
13 7 (1.76%) Toad
13 7 (1.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 178 (44.72%) Finance
2 59 (14.82%) Front Office
3 38 (9.55%) Banking
4 22 (5.53%) Financial Institution
5 18 (4.52%) Investment Banking
6 17 (4.27%) Retail
7 14 (3.52%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.76%) Back Office
9 7 (1.76%) Games
10 5 (1.26%) Marketing
11 4 (1.01%) Billing
12 3 (0.75%) Automotive
12 3 (0.75%) Publishing
13 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.25%) Legal
14 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (35.68%) Developer
2 71 (17.84%) C# Developer
3 59 (14.82%) Tester
4 57 (14.32%) .NET Developer
5 52 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (11.06%) QA Engineer
7 43 (10.80%) Project Manager
8 38 (9.55%) Analyst
8 38 (9.55%) SQL Developer
9 31 (7.79%) QA Tester
10 29 (7.29%) Senior Developer
10 29 (7.29%) Systems Tester
11 25 (6.28%) Java Engineer
12 24 (6.03%) Agile Project Manager
13 22 (5.53%) Automated Tester
13 22 (5.53%) Software Tester
13 22 (5.53%) Team Leader
14 20 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.77%) SQL Server Developer
16 17 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (36.43%) .NET
2 131 (32.91%) Web Services
3 102 (25.63%) HTML
4 72 (18.09%) CSS
5 68 (17.09%) XML
6 51 (12.81%) HTML5
7 48 (12.06%) jQuery
8 42 (10.55%) ASP.NET
9 41 (10.30%) WCF
10 38 (9.55%) J2EE
11 33 (8.29%) Spring
12 29 (7.29%) WPF
13 27 (6.78%) .NET Framework
14 25 (6.28%) REST
15 22 (5.53%) Ajax
15 22 (5.53%) XSLT
16 20 (5.03%) RESTful
16 20 (5.03%) SOAP
17 19 (4.77%) Struts
18 18 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.11%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.04%) Derivative
3 31 (7.79%) Mainframe
4 27 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 26 (6.53%) Mathematics
6 19 (4.77%) Fixed Income
7 17 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.27%) Equities
8 16 (4.02%) Client/Server
8 16 (4.02%) Social Media
9 15 (3.77%) N-Tier
10 14 (3.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 13 (3.27%) PMI
12 12 (3.02%) Visualisation
13 11 (2.76%) Algorithms
13 11 (2.76%) Hedge funds
13 11 (2.76%) VSAM
14 9 (2.26%) Mobile App
14 9 (2.26%) User Experience
15 8 (2.01%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.30%) Windows
2 25 (6.28%) Android
2 25 (6.28%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.02%) Linux
4 7 (1.76%) Unix
5 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.25%) HPUX
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (31.16%) SDLC
3 116 (29.15%) Scrum
4 89 (22.36%) Automated Testing
5 84 (21.11%) Waterfall
6 71 (17.84%) TDD
7 69 (17.34%) Manual Testing
8 63 (15.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 60 (15.08%) Project Management
10 58 (14.57%) Functional Testing
10 58 (14.57%) OO
10 58 (14.57%) System Integration Testing
11 57 (14.32%) Regression Testing
12 56 (14.07%) Test Scripting
13 55 (13.82%) SOA
14 50 (12.56%) Unit Testing
15 48 (12.06%) MVC
16 47 (11.81%) Integration Testing
17 46 (11.56%) Compatibility Testing
18 42 (10.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 163 (40.95%) SQL
2 137 (34.42%) C#
3 118 (29.65%) Java
4 67 (16.83%) JavaScript
5 30 (7.54%) VBA
6 24 (6.03%) COBOL
7 21 (5.28%) C++
8 19 (4.77%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.27%) Python
10 11 (2.76%) JCL
10 11 (2.76%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.51%) CLIST
11 10 (2.51%) REXX
12 9 (2.26%) Ruby
12 9 (2.26%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.01%) F#
13 8 (2.01%) Groovy
13 8 (2.01%) PHP
14 6 (1.51%) C
14 6 (1.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 124 (31.16%) Degree
2 52 (13.07%) ISEB
3 42 (10.55%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.52%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.75%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.50%) OCA
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.25%) APMP
9 1 (0.25%) HNC
9 1 (0.25%) HND
9 1 (0.25%) PhD
9 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (27.39%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 50 (12.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.01%) Puppet
2 4 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (18.59%) Oracle
2 50 (12.56%) HP
3 44 (11.06%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.52%) Rally
5 11 (2.76%) Google
6 10 (2.51%) TSYS
7 9 (2.26%) EPiServer
8 8 (2.01%) IBM
8 8 (2.01%) SAP
9 6 (1.51%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.26%) Kony
10 5 (1.26%) Pega
10 5 (1.26%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.01%) Informatica
11 4 (1.01%) Siebel
12 3 (0.75%) Adobe
12 3 (0.75%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.75%) Telerik
13 2 (0.50%) Cisco
13 2 (0.50%) NetApp
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