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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 652 575 519
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -56
Permanent jobs citing RAD 218 300 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 198 258 302
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +5.92%
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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -40 127 £67,500 +22.72% 12
Yorkshire -1 33 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South East -20 25 £41,500 -17.00% 1
South West -39 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East of England -42 10 £46,250 +15.62% 1
North West -13 7 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +21 5 £40,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -24 1 £50,000 +17.64%
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 275 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (38.10%) Finance
3 175 (36.23%) SQL
4 148 (30.64%) C#
5 139 (28.78%) .NET
6 129 (26.71%) Scrum
7 106 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 102 (21.12%) VBA
9 98 (20.29%) Degree
10 96 (19.88%) HTML
11 94 (19.46%) Java
12 91 (18.84%) Microsoft
13 87 (18.01%) CSS
14 77 (15.94%) Windows
15 75 (15.53%) Web Services
16 74 (15.32%) Waterfall
17 72 (14.91%) JavaScript
17 72 (14.91%) OO
18 69 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 69 (14.29%) Project Management
19 68 (14.08%) XML
20 65 (13.46%) Front Office
20 65 (13.46%) MVC
21 63 (13.04%) jQuery
22 61 (12.63%) Oracle
23 57 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
23 57 (11.80%) Relational Database
24 56 (11.59%) Web Development
24 56 (11.59%) QA
25 53 (10.97%) PRINCE2

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (6.63%) WebSphere
2 23 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 22 (4.55%) IIS
4 18 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 18 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (2.90%) Oracle 10gAS
7 12 (2.48%) JBoss
8 8 (1.66%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.04%) CMS
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.83%) GemFire
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.41%) Lync
12 2 (0.41%) Node.js
12 2 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 48 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.90%) MS Office
3 8 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.24%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (2.07%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.41%) Tridion
3 2 (0.41%) Endur
3 2 (0.41%) Findur
4 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.73%) WAN
3 17 (3.52%) VoIP
4 16 (3.31%) Wireshark
5 15 (3.11%) RTP
5 15 (3.11%) H.323
5 15 (3.11%) VLAN
5 15 (3.11%) DHCP
6 8 (1.66%) HTTP
7 7 (1.45%) Internet
8 5 (1.04%) FTP
9 3 (0.62%) LAN
9 3 (0.62%) Intranet
10 1 (0.21%) SAN
10 1 (0.21%) CTI
10 1 (0.21%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.80%) Relational Database
3 30 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 21 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
7 18 (3.73%) Oracle Database
8 17 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (3.31%) DB2
9 16 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (2.69%) QlikView
11 10 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.86%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
14 7 (1.45%) Xcelsius
15 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (8.28%) Selenium
2 33 (6.83%) Eclipse
3 23 (4.76%) JIRA
4 19 (3.93%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (3.52%) Subversion
5 17 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 15 (3.11%) PVCS
6 15 (3.11%) Toad
6 15 (3.11%) FogBugz
7 14 (2.90%) JDeveloper
7 14 (2.90%) TestDirector
7 14 (2.90%) Git (software)
7 14 (2.90%) Rational Application Developer
8 12 (2.48%) JUnit
9 11 (2.28%) Ant
9 11 (2.28%) Maven
10 9 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (1.86%) WebDriver
General
1 184 (38.10%) Finance
2 65 (13.46%) Front Office
3 48 (9.94%) Telecoms
4 42 (8.70%) Banking
5 28 (5.80%) Retail
6 14 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.66%) Marketing
8 8 (1.66%) Advertising
9 6 (1.24%) Games
10 4 (0.83%) Publishing
11 3 (0.62%) Law
11 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
11 3 (0.62%) Local Government
12 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 239 (49.48%) Developer
2 87 (18.01%) Analyst
3 73 (15.11%) Business Analyst
4 50 (10.35%) RAD Developer
5 47 (9.73%) Tester
6 45 (9.32%) Excel Developer
7 35 (7.25%) VBA Developer
8 34 (7.04%) Java Developer
9 33 (6.83%) Project Manager
10 29 (6.00%) C# Developer
11 28 (5.80%) .NET Developer
11 28 (5.80%) Senior Developer
11 28 (5.80%) Agile Business Analyst
12 25 (5.18%) Excel VBA Developer
13 24 (4.97%) Consultant
13 24 (4.97%) Software Tester
14 20 (4.14%) Applications Support
15 19 (3.93%) Software Engineer
16 17 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
17 16 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (28.78%) .NET
2 96 (19.88%) HTML
3 87 (18.01%) CSS
4 75 (15.53%) Web Services
5 69 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 68 (14.08%) XML
7 63 (13.04%) jQuery
8 34 (7.04%) WCF
9 30 (6.21%) JSP
10 26 (5.38%) RESTful
11 25 (5.18%) Ajax
12 24 (4.97%) Struts
12 24 (4.97%) JDBC
12 24 (4.97%) WPF
13 22 (4.55%) J2EE
14 21 (4.35%) Spring
14 21 (4.35%) JSON
15 19 (3.93%) HTML5
16 18 (3.73%) .NET Framework
17 15 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.97%) Fixed Income
2 46 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.87%) Derivative
3 38 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 31 (6.42%) Open Source
5 22 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.73%) Equity Derivative
7 16 (3.31%) Equities
8 15 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.90%) Hedge funds
10 13 (2.69%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.07%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.86%) Social Media
13 7 (1.45%) User Experience
13 7 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
13 7 (1.45%) Visualisation
14 6 (1.24%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.24%) PMI
14 6 (1.24%) SWIFT
15 5 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.94%) Windows
2 44 (9.11%) UNIX
3 32 (6.63%) Linux
4 15 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.90%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.66%) AIX
7 7 (1.45%) Solaris
8 4 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (26.71%) Scrum
3 74 (15.32%) Waterfall
4 72 (14.91%) OO
5 69 (14.29%) Project Management
6 65 (13.46%) MVC
7 57 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (11.59%) Web Development
9 53 (10.97%) PRINCE2
10 49 (10.14%) UML
11 48 (9.94%) DSDM
12 47 (9.73%) RUP
13 43 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 42 (8.70%) E-Commerce
14 42 (8.70%) Software Testing
15 41 (8.49%) TDD
16 40 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (7.45%) Asset Management
17 36 (7.45%) Analytics
18 33 (6.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 175 (36.23%) SQL
2 148 (30.64%) C#
3 102 (21.12%) VBA
4 94 (19.46%) Java
5 72 (14.91%) JavaScript
6 39 (8.07%) C++
7 30 (6.21%) T-SQL
7 30 (6.21%) PL/SQL
8 28 (5.80%) VB
9 19 (3.93%) Python
10 14 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.69%) Perl
12 11 (2.28%) VBScript
13 7 (1.45%) PHP
13 7 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.24%) Delphi
15 4 (0.83%) VB6
16 2 (0.41%) Ruby
16 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 98 (20.29%) Degree
2 41 (8.49%) ISTQB
3 37 (7.66%) ISEB
4 21 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.35%) CCNA
5 18 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.11%) MCSE
6 15 (3.11%) MCITP
7 13 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.45%) Sun Certification
9 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.04%) PMP
10 5 (1.04%) CFA
10 5 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.83%) PgMP
12 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.59%) QA
2 11 (2.28%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.24%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.11%) Active Directory
1 15 (3.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.21%) Netcool
3 1 (0.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 91 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.63%) Oracle
3 30 (6.21%) IBM
4 21 (4.35%) Cisco
5 17 (3.52%) Google
6 16 (3.31%) VMware
6 16 (3.31%) Avaya
7 14 (2.90%) Serena
8 11 (2.28%) Telerik
9 10 (2.07%) HP
9 10 (2.07%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.45%) SAP
10 7 (1.45%) Sun
11 5 (1.04%) Zend
12 4 (0.83%) Cognos
12 4 (0.83%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.83%) Reuters
12 4 (0.83%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.62%) ESRI
13 3 (0.62%) Mapinfo
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DigitasLBi
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Royal Association for Deaf People
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago