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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 631 590 461
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -129
Permanent jobs citing RAD 257 263 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.32% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 208 195 451
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £93,250 £80,000
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
86384 81135 87792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.07% 81.24% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69594 67256 74952
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -10 146 £65,000 +4.00% 11
South East +9 39 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East of England -10 29 £43,000 +7.50% 2
East Midlands +6 17 £40,000 -8.57%
Yorkshire -31 10 £45,000 +15.38%
South West -20 8 £62,500 +38.88% 1
North West -43 4 £45,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -13 3 £35,000 -17.64% 3
North East -9 1 £42,500 +25.00%
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 276 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (42.21%) SQL
3 214 (40.15%) C#
4 186 (34.90%) Finance
5 180 (33.77%) .NET
6 170 (31.89%) Java
7 130 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 129 (24.20%) Microsoft
9 120 (22.51%) HTML
10 115 (21.58%) OO
11 110 (20.64%) Scrum
12 107 (20.08%) Degree
13 105 (19.70%) JavaScript
14 99 (18.57%) VBA
14 99 (18.57%) CSS
15 91 (17.07%) XML
16 88 (16.51%) Front Office
17 83 (15.57%) Web Services
18 80 (15.01%) UNIX
19 79 (14.82%) Oracle
20 78 (14.63%) Windows
21 73 (13.70%) ASP.NET
21 73 (13.70%) MVC
22 72 (13.51%) jQuery
23 71 (13.32%) MS Excel
23 71 (13.32%) QA
24 66 (12.38%) IBM
25 61 (11.44%) JSP
25 61 (11.44%) Project Management
26 60 (11.26%) Web Development

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 52 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 44 (8.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (4.32%) IIS
4 21 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.56%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.25%) CMS
6 12 (2.25%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (1.88%) Apache
8 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.31%) MQSeries
9 7 (1.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (1.31%) Oracle 10gAS
10 6 (1.13%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.94%) Mule
11 5 (0.94%) Node.js
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.38%) GemFire
13 2 (0.38%) Lync
13 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 71 (13.32%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.38%) MS Office
3 18 (3.38%) MS Visio
3 18 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.88%) MS Project
5 8 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Tridion
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.13%) Internet
2 19 (3.56%) Intranet
3 13 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.25%) HTTP
5 11 (2.06%) VoIP
5 11 (2.06%) WAN
6 10 (1.88%) Wireshark
7 9 (1.69%) RTP
7 9 (1.69%) H.323
7 9 (1.69%) VLAN
7 9 (1.69%) DHCP
7 9 (1.69%) SNMP
8 3 (0.56%) FTP
8 3 (0.56%) SWIFTNet
9 2 (0.38%) LAN
10 1 (0.19%) Extranet
10 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.69%) Relational Database
3 37 (6.94%) DB2
4 28 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 25 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (4.32%) RDBMS
8 21 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.88%) MySQL
12 7 (1.31%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.13%) DTS
14 5 (0.94%) MS Access
14 5 (0.94%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (11.07%) Eclipse
2 35 (6.57%) Selenium
3 31 (5.82%) Ant
4 28 (5.25%) Subversion
4 28 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (4.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 24 (4.50%) JUnit
7 18 (3.38%) JIRA
8 16 (3.00%) WebDriver
9 15 (2.81%) MyEclipse
10 12 (2.25%) Rational Application Developer
10 12 (2.25%) Maven
10 12 (2.25%) Visual Studio
10 12 (2.25%) Toad
11 11 (2.06%) Log4j
11 11 (2.06%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.88%) TestComplete
12 10 (1.88%) WinRunner
12 10 (1.88%) Ranorex
13 9 (1.69%) FogBugz
General
1 186 (34.90%) Finance
2 88 (16.51%) Front Office
3 42 (7.88%) Banking
4 37 (6.94%) Retail
5 36 (6.75%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.32%) Manufacturing
7 22 (4.13%) Marketing
8 21 (3.94%) Advertising
9 19 (3.56%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.06%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.88%) Publishing
11 10 (1.88%) Games
12 8 (1.50%) Back Office
13 5 (0.94%) Law
14 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.56%) Legal
16 2 (0.38%) Local Government
17 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 305 (57.22%) Developer
2 85 (15.95%) Analyst
3 65 (12.20%) Java Developer
3 65 (12.20%) C# Developer
4 61 (11.44%) Business Analyst
5 48 (9.01%) .NET Developer
6 43 (8.07%) RAD Developer
6 43 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (6.94%) Tester
7 37 (6.94%) Excel Developer
8 35 (6.57%) Project Manager
9 33 (6.19%) VBA Developer
10 32 (6.00%) Senior Developer
11 28 (5.25%) Consultant
11 28 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (4.69%) Front Office Developer
14 24 (4.50%) Junior
15 22 (4.13%) Architect
16 21 (3.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (33.77%) .NET
2 120 (22.51%) HTML
3 99 (18.57%) CSS
4 91 (17.07%) XML
5 83 (15.57%) Web Services
6 73 (13.70%) ASP.NET
7 72 (13.51%) jQuery
8 61 (11.44%) JSP
9 57 (10.69%) J2EE
10 51 (9.57%) Ajax
11 45 (8.44%) Struts
12 44 (8.26%) WCF
13 41 (7.69%) Servlets
13 41 (7.69%) JDBC
14 36 (6.75%) WPF
15 34 (6.38%) Spring
16 31 (5.82%) JMS
17 27 (5.07%) .NET Framework
18 25 (4.69%) RESTful
19 23 (4.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.01%) Fixed Income
1 48 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 43 (8.07%) Derivative
3 35 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.32%) Open Source
4 23 (4.32%) Hedge funds
5 21 (3.94%) Mathematics
5 21 (3.94%) Client/Server
6 19 (3.56%) Social Media
7 18 (3.38%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.63%) Blog
10 13 (2.44%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.06%) Equities
11 11 (2.06%) Credit Derivative
12 8 (1.50%) SWIFT
13 6 (1.13%) Web 2.0
13 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.01%) UNIX
2 78 (14.63%) Windows
3 44 (8.26%) Linux
4 16 (3.00%) AIX
5 13 (2.44%) Solaris
6 12 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.31%) Android
9 6 (1.13%) HPUX
10 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (21.58%) OO
3 110 (20.64%) Scrum
4 73 (13.70%) MVC
5 61 (11.44%) Project Management
6 60 (11.26%) Web Development
7 59 (11.07%) Waterfall
8 55 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 52 (9.76%) Analytics
10 50 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 48 (9.01%) UML
12 44 (8.26%) PRINCE2
13 40 (7.50%) Software Testing
14 39 (7.32%) Business Analysis
14 39 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (7.13%) TDD
15 38 (7.13%) Content Management
16 37 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (6.75%) Software Engineering
17 36 (6.75%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 225 (42.21%) SQL
2 214 (40.15%) C#
3 170 (31.89%) Java
4 105 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 99 (18.57%) VBA
6 32 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.25%) Perl
7 28 (5.25%) C++
8 22 (4.13%) Python
9 21 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.56%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.38%) VB.NET
12 17 (3.19%) PHP
13 13 (2.44%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.06%) VB
15 8 (1.50%) VBScript
16 7 (1.31%) C
17 6 (1.13%) XPath
18 5 (0.94%) VB6
19 3 (0.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 107 (20.08%) Degree
2 25 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 17 (3.19%) ISEB
4 15 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (2.81%) CCNA
5 11 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.69%) MCSE
7 9 (1.69%) MCITP
8 7 (1.31%) Sun Certification
9 6 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.75%) PMP
12 2 (0.38%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.38%) CAPM
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (13.32%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.50%) COBIT
4 4 (0.75%) SLA
5 3 (0.56%) EMIR
5 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Netcool
3 1 (0.19%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 129 (24.20%) Microsoft
2 79 (14.82%) Oracle
3 66 (12.38%) IBM
4 28 (5.25%) JBoss
5 20 (3.75%) Telerik
6 17 (3.19%) HP
7 15 (2.81%) Cisco
8 10 (1.88%) Avaya
8 10 (1.88%) VMware
9 8 (1.50%) Sencha
9 8 (1.50%) Splunk
10 7 (1.31%) Serena
10 7 (1.31%) Sun
11 6 (1.13%) Interwoven
11 6 (1.13%) Alterian
11 6 (1.13%) Blue Martini
11 6 (1.13%) Unica
11 6 (1.13%) ATG
11 6 (1.13%) Neolane
11 6 (1.13%) Elastic Path
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Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable dependent upon experience
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum dependant on experience + excellent benefits p
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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London
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Salary: competitive
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