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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 643 659 591
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -68
Permanent jobs citing RAD 232 268 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 200 240 250
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%
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
82715 91431 82819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.03% 82.75% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68085 74887 68972
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +34 131 £70,000 +12.00% 18
South East +31 55 £47,500 - 14
East of England -14 13 £40,000 -6.97%
South West -20 9 £36,750 -12.50%
North West +14 7 £40,000 -27.27%
East Midlands -4 7 £47,500 -7.76%
Yorkshire +9 6 £49,500 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -3 4 £48,949 +63.16% 4
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 239 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (42.89%) SQL
3 134 (35.26%) C#
4 130 (34.21%) Finance
5 128 (33.68%) .NET
6 102 (26.84%) Scrum
7 99 (26.05%) Java
8 98 (25.79%) SDLC
9 90 (23.68%) SQL Server
10 88 (23.16%) Microsoft
11 87 (22.89%) Web Services
12 86 (22.63%) Oracle
13 82 (21.58%) VBA
14 81 (21.32%) Front Office
15 73 (19.21%) OO
15 73 (19.21%) Derivative
16 72 (18.95%) Waterfall
16 72 (18.95%) HTML
17 62 (16.32%) Project Management
18 59 (15.53%) Degree
19 53 (13.95%) JavaScript
20 52 (13.68%) CSS
20 52 (13.68%) TDD
21 47 (12.37%) UML
22 46 (12.11%) DSDM
22 46 (12.11%) XML
23 43 (11.32%) QA
24 41 (10.79%) Computer Science
24 41 (10.79%) Fixed Income
25 39 (10.26%) ASP.NET

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 18 (4.74%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.47%) WebSphere
2 17 (4.47%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.95%) IIS
3 15 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.89%) JBoss
5 9 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.84%) GlassFish
7 6 (1.58%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.58%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (1.58%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (1.58%) Apache
8 5 (1.32%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.32%) CMS
9 4 (1.05%) CICS
9 4 (1.05%) Drupal
10 3 (0.79%) Node.js
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) Jetty
Applications
1 39 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.47%) MS Office
3 11 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.37%) MS Project
6 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Mingle
7 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Bond Adapt
2 5 (1.32%) SimCorp Dimension
2 5 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.79%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Unica
5 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.26%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.26%) Primavera
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.26%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.26%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.26%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.79%) GitHub
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.89%) HTTP
2 3 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (4.74%) DB2
7 18 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (4.74%) Oracle Database
8 15 (3.95%) MongoDB
9 12 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.89%) Big Data
10 11 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.89%) MySQL
11 8 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.58%) Sqoop
13 6 (1.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (1.58%) Xcelsius
13 6 (1.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.74%) Maven
5 17 (4.47%) Selenium
6 14 (3.68%) JUnit
6 14 (3.68%) Subversion
7 13 (3.42%) WATIR
8 12 (3.16%) Ant
9 11 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (2.11%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.84%) Omnis Studio
11 7 (1.84%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.58%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 6 (1.58%) Rational Application Developer
13 5 (1.32%) Moq
13 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
14 4 (1.05%) MorphX
14 4 (1.05%) JIRA
15 2 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
General
1 130 (34.21%) Finance
2 81 (21.32%) Front Office
3 28 (7.37%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.05%) Banking
5 21 (5.53%) Investment Banking
6 19 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 18 (4.74%) Retail
8 8 (2.11%) Games
8 8 (2.11%) Publishing
9 7 (1.84%) Back Office
10 6 (1.58%) Marketing
11 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 189 (49.74%) Developer
2 57 (15.00%) Analyst
3 49 (12.89%) Business Analyst
4 46 (12.11%) RAD Developer
5 36 (9.47%) Excel Developer
6 32 (8.42%) Java Developer
6 32 (8.42%) VBA Developer
7 27 (7.11%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.58%) Excel VBA Developer
9 21 (5.53%) Project Manager
10 20 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 19 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
11 19 (5.00%) Architect
12 17 (4.47%) QA Engineer
13 16 (4.21%) .NET Developer
13 16 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.21%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.95%) Test Engineer
15 12 (3.16%) Front Office Developer
15 12 (3.16%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (33.68%) .NET
2 87 (22.89%) Web Services
3 72 (18.95%) HTML
4 52 (13.68%) CSS
5 46 (12.11%) XML
6 39 (10.26%) ASP.NET
7 32 (8.42%) Struts
8 31 (8.16%) HTML5
9 28 (7.37%) WCF
10 27 (7.11%) SOAP
11 25 (6.58%) jQuery
12 24 (6.32%) REST
13 23 (6.05%) WPF
13 23 (6.05%) JSP
14 22 (5.79%) Spring
15 21 (5.53%) J2EE
16 19 (5.00%) Ajax
17 18 (4.74%) Hibernate
18 17 (4.47%) JMS
19 15 (3.95%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 73 (19.21%) Derivative
2 41 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.79%) Fixed Income
3 39 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.84%) Mathematics
5 24 (6.32%) Equity Derivative
6 23 (6.05%) Mobile App
7 19 (5.00%) Management Information System
8 17 (4.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (4.21%) Hedge funds
10 14 (3.68%) Client/Server
10 14 (3.68%) Social Media
10 14 (3.68%) User Experience
11 13 (3.42%) Blog
11 13 (3.42%) W3C
12 12 (3.16%) Mainframe
12 12 (3.16%) Credit Derivative
13 11 (2.89%) Algorithms
14 9 (2.37%) Visualisation
15 7 (1.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.26%) Windows
2 34 (8.95%) UNIX
3 20 (5.26%) Linux
4 14 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.68%) Android
5 8 (2.11%) Solaris
6 6 (1.58%) AIX
7 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (26.84%) Scrum
3 98 (25.79%) SDLC
4 73 (19.21%) OO
5 72 (18.95%) Waterfall
6 62 (16.32%) Project Management
7 52 (13.68%) TDD
8 47 (12.37%) UML
9 46 (12.11%) DSDM
10 38 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (9.74%) Software Engineering
12 35 (9.21%) RUP
13 34 (8.95%) Automated Testing
14 30 (7.89%) Unit Testing
15 29 (7.63%) PRINCE2
15 29 (7.63%) OOD
16 28 (7.37%) Asset Management
16 28 (7.37%) MVC
16 28 (7.37%) Business Analysis
17 27 (7.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 163 (42.89%) SQL
2 134 (35.26%) C#
3 99 (26.05%) Java
4 82 (21.58%) VBA
5 53 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 32 (8.42%) Python
7 28 (7.37%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.58%) PL/SQL
9 23 (6.05%) C++
10 16 (4.21%) COBOL
11 10 (2.63%) Perl
12 9 (2.37%) PHP
13 8 (2.11%) XPath
14 7 (1.84%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.58%) XQuery
15 6 (1.58%) Scala
15 6 (1.58%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.32%) R
16 5 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (15.53%) Degree
2 17 (4.47%) ISEB
3 11 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.37%) Sun Certification
4 9 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.37%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.32%) IC3 Certification
6 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.79%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.79%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.79%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.53%) PMP
9 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.53%) MCTS
9 2 (0.53%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.32%) QA
2 13 (3.42%) WCAG
3 8 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.84%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.58%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 88 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 86 (22.63%) Oracle
3 20 (5.26%) HP
4 13 (3.42%) IBM
5 9 (2.37%) Sun
5 9 (2.37%) Telerik
6 7 (1.84%) hybris
6 7 (1.84%) Sybase
6 7 (1.84%) Adobe
7 6 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.58%) iRise
8 5 (1.32%) SimCorp
9 4 (1.05%) Reuters
9 4 (1.05%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.05%) Syncsort
10 3 (0.79%) Google
10 3 (0.79%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.53%) Pega
11 2 (0.53%) Meridio
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