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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 703 554 544
Rank change year-on-year
-149 -10
Permanent jobs citing RAD 175 338 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 141 278 273
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +19.44%
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
85018 87877 82701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.16% 82.35% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 69662 71213 68997
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,212 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -77 92 £62,500 +12.61% 10
South East +24 45 £47,500 - 3
Yorkshire -10 12 £55,000 - 2
South West -13 7 £45,000 +13.20%
North West -1 6 £36,250 -27.50%
East of England -68 6 £46,250 +7.55% 8
East Midlands +4 4 £47,500 +5.55% 3
West Midlands -22 2 £40,750 -10.15% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 256 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (42.04%) Finance
3 153 (39.95%) SQL
4 117 (30.55%) C#
5 114 (29.77%) .NET
6 98 (25.59%) Waterfall
7 92 (24.02%) Scrum
8 87 (22.72%) SQL Server
9 80 (20.89%) Microsoft
9 80 (20.89%) Degree
10 79 (20.63%) VBA
11 74 (19.32%) Project Management
12 67 (17.49%) Java
12 67 (17.49%) Web Services
13 65 (16.97%) OO
13 65 (16.97%) Front Office
14 59 (15.40%) HTML
15 57 (14.88%) Oracle
15 57 (14.88%) TDD
16 52 (13.58%) DSDM
17 51 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 50 (13.05%) UML
18 50 (13.05%) Derivative
19 49 (12.79%) CSS
19 49 (12.79%) JavaScript
19 49 (12.79%) Fixed Income
20 48 (12.53%) XML
21 45 (11.75%) ASP.NET
22 40 (10.44%) PRINCE2
23 39 (10.18%) MS Excel

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.35%) IIS
6 6 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.31%) CMS
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.04%) JBoss
8 4 (1.04%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.04%) Node.js
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.52%) Drupal
10 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) SAS
11 1 (0.26%) CICS
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.26%) GemFire
Applications
1 39 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.39%) MS Office
3 11 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (2.61%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.57%) Bond Adapt
3 4 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.04%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.52%) Endur
4 2 (0.52%) Findur
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.26%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
3 2 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.57%) WAN
1 6 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.04%) HTTP
2 4 (1.04%) DHCP
2 4 (1.04%) VoIP
2 4 (1.04%) RTP
2 4 (1.04%) H.323
2 4 (1.04%) VLAN
2 4 (1.04%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.52%) LAN
3 2 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.72%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (7.57%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (7.57%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.39%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.39%) Xcelsius
9 11 (2.87%) QlikView
10 10 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.61%) Oracle Discoverer
11 9 (2.35%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.83%) DB2
12 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.83%) PerformancePoint
13 6 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (6.79%) Selenium
2 25 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (6.01%) Visual Studio
4 14 (3.66%) Maven
5 13 (3.39%) WATIR
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (3.13%) Ant
7 10 (2.61%) JIRA
8 8 (2.09%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.83%) JUnit
10 6 (1.57%) Subversion
11 5 (1.31%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.31%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.31%) Rational Application Developer
11 5 (1.31%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.04%) FogBugz
12 4 (1.04%) FitNesse
12 4 (1.04%) MorphX
12 4 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.78%) PVCS
General
1 161 (42.04%) Finance
2 65 (16.97%) Front Office
3 35 (9.14%) Banking
4 30 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.18%) Financial Institution
5 16 (4.18%) Retail
5 16 (4.18%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.83%) Publishing
7 5 (1.31%) Games
7 5 (1.31%) Back Office
7 5 (1.31%) Advertising
8 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 174 (45.43%) Developer
2 68 (17.75%) Analyst
3 62 (16.19%) Business Analyst
4 39 (10.18%) RAD Developer
5 33 (8.62%) Project Manager
6 31 (8.09%) Excel Developer
7 28 (7.31%) Agile Business Analyst
8 26 (6.79%) VBA Developer
9 23 (6.01%) Tester
10 21 (5.48%) .NET Developer
10 21 (5.48%) SQL Developer
11 19 (4.96%) C# Developer
12 17 (4.44%) Test Engineer
12 17 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.44%) Excel VBA Developer
13 15 (3.92%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.39%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.13%) UML Business Analyst
16 11 (2.87%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 11 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (29.77%) .NET
2 67 (17.49%) Web Services
3 59 (15.40%) HTML
4 49 (12.79%) CSS
5 48 (12.53%) XML
6 45 (11.75%) ASP.NET
7 27 (7.05%) jQuery
8 22 (5.74%) WPF
9 19 (4.96%) WCF
10 18 (4.70%) JSON
10 18 (4.70%) HTML5
10 18 (4.70%) SOAP
11 16 (4.18%) Ajax
12 15 (3.92%) Spring
13 14 (3.66%) Struts
14 13 (3.39%) .NET Framework
14 13 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (3.13%) RESTful
15 12 (3.13%) J2EE
16 11 (2.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.05%) Derivative
2 49 (12.79%) Fixed Income
3 33 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.74%) Mathematics
5 20 (5.22%) Mobile App
6 18 (4.70%) User Experience
7 16 (4.18%) Client/Server
8 15 (3.92%) Hedge funds
8 15 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
9 14 (3.66%) Equities
10 13 (3.39%) Management Information System
10 13 (3.39%) W3C
10 13 (3.39%) Blog
10 13 (3.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 12 (3.13%) Open Source
12 11 (2.87%) Algorithms
13 10 (2.61%) Social Media
14 9 (2.35%) Replication
15 8 (2.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.36%) Windows
2 20 (5.22%) UNIX
3 11 (2.87%) Android
4 10 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.35%) Linux
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (25.59%) Waterfall
3 92 (24.02%) Scrum
4 74 (19.32%) Project Management
5 65 (16.97%) OO
6 57 (14.88%) TDD
7 52 (13.58%) DSDM
8 51 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (13.05%) UML
10 40 (10.44%) PRINCE2
11 39 (10.18%) RUP
12 34 (8.88%) Automated Testing
12 34 (8.88%) Analytics
13 33 (8.62%) Asset Management
14 32 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (8.09%) Software Engineering
16 28 (7.31%) MVC
17 27 (7.05%) Test Strategy
18 25 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (6.53%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 153 (39.95%) SQL
2 117 (30.55%) C#
3 79 (20.63%) VBA
4 67 (17.49%) Java
5 49 (12.79%) JavaScript
6 34 (8.88%) T-SQL
7 24 (6.27%) C++
8 23 (6.01%) VB
9 22 (5.74%) PL/SQL
10 16 (4.18%) Python
11 10 (2.61%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.35%) VBScript
13 8 (2.09%) COBOL
14 6 (1.57%) PHP
14 6 (1.57%) Scala
15 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.04%) JCL
16 4 (1.04%) XPath
16 4 (1.04%) X++
17 3 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (20.89%) Degree
2 23 (6.01%) ISEB
3 18 (4.70%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.09%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.04%) PMP
7 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.04%) MCITP
7 4 (1.04%) CFA
7 4 (1.04%) MCSE
7 4 (1.04%) CCNA
7 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.04%) PgMP
7 4 (1.04%) IC3 Certification
8 2 (0.52%) MCPD
8 2 (0.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.36%) QA
2 13 (3.39%) WCAG
3 11 (2.87%) Solvency II
4 10 (2.61%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.04%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 80 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 57 (14.88%) Oracle
3 14 (3.66%) Business Objects
3 14 (3.66%) HP
4 13 (3.39%) Google
5 11 (2.87%) IBM
6 9 (2.35%) Telerik
7 8 (2.09%) SAP
8 6 (1.57%) Reuters
8 6 (1.57%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.04%) Avaya
9 4 (1.04%) Cisco
9 4 (1.04%) VMware
9 4 (1.04%) SimCorp
9 4 (1.04%) Syncsort
9 4 (1.04%) hybris
10 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.78%) Serena
11 2 (0.52%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.52%) Cognos
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £550000 - £650000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28k to £35k
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Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 44 - 50k
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: 45 - 58k
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