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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 595 653 616
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -37
Permanent jobs citing RAD 272 254 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 229 205 202
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
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
86870 91057 82564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.76% 82.78% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 71897 74104 68287
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +3 145 £70,000 +8.52% 11
South East +45 48 £41,500 -10.27% 13
Yorkshire +16 32 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East of England +7 16 - - 3
West Midlands -5 14 £50,000 +70.94% 1
North West -2 11 £40,000 -27.27% 5
South West -24 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East Midlands -12 1 - -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 296 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (42.95%) SQL
3 183 (39.10%) Finance
4 162 (34.62%) .NET
5 145 (30.98%) Java
6 140 (29.91%) Scrum
7 139 (29.70%) C#
8 128 (27.35%) Web Services
9 125 (26.71%) Oracle
10 112 (23.93%) Microsoft
11 104 (22.22%) SDLC
12 103 (22.01%) HTML
13 102 (21.79%) VBA
14 100 (21.37%) SQL Server
15 94 (20.09%) Front Office
16 87 (18.59%) Project Management
17 85 (18.16%) Derivative
17 85 (18.16%) QA
18 80 (17.09%) Waterfall
19 79 (16.88%) Degree
20 78 (16.67%) OO
21 74 (15.81%) CSS
22 71 (15.17%) TDD
23 67 (14.32%) JavaScript
24 64 (13.68%) Computer Science
25 60 (12.82%) XML
26 51 (10.90%) Automated Testing
26 51 (10.90%) Windows
26 51 (10.90%) MS Excel
26 51 (10.90%) MVC

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (6.62%) WebSphere
2 28 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 27 (5.77%) IIS
4 20 (4.27%) WebLogic
5 16 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (3.21%) JBoss
7 13 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.78%) Apache
7 13 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (2.14%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.50%) MQSeries
9 7 (1.50%) CICS
10 6 (1.28%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.28%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.85%) Drupal
12 3 (0.64%) Node.js
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.35%) MS Project
2 11 (2.35%) MS Office
3 6 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Mingle
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (1.07%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Primavera
4 1 (0.21%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.21%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.71%) SaaS
4 3 (0.64%) GitHub
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.85%) HTTP
2 7 (1.50%) Internet
3 5 (1.07%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (21.37%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (7.26%) Relational Database
4 33 (7.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (7.05%) DB2
5 27 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (4.27%) Oracle Database
9 18 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (3.85%) MySQL
10 15 (3.21%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.78%) Big Data
12 10 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.71%) Redis
14 7 (1.50%) NoSQL
15 6 (1.28%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.28%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (6.20%) Eclipse
3 25 (5.34%) Subversion
4 23 (4.91%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.70%) Selenium
6 21 (4.49%) Maven
7 18 (3.85%) JUnit
8 16 (3.42%) Rational Application Developer
9 13 (2.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 12 (2.56%) Ant
11 11 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (2.14%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.92%) JIRA
14 8 (1.71%) WATIR
15 6 (1.28%) Moq
15 6 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.28%) NetBeans
16 5 (1.07%) HP UFT
16 5 (1.07%) Omnis Studio
16 5 (1.07%) Git (software)
General
1 183 (39.10%) Finance
2 94 (20.09%) Front Office
3 30 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.91%) Retail
5 21 (4.49%) Banking
6 19 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.78%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.71%) Games
9 6 (1.28%) Marketing
10 5 (1.07%) Back Office
11 4 (0.85%) Automotive
11 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.64%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 228 (48.72%) Developer
2 64 (13.68%) Analyst
3 56 (11.97%) RAD Developer
4 50 (10.68%) Excel Developer
5 48 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 45 (9.62%) VBA Developer
7 41 (8.76%) Excel VBA Developer
8 40 (8.55%) C# Developer
9 38 (8.12%) Business Analyst
10 32 (6.84%) QA Engineer
11 28 (5.98%) Project Manager
12 25 (5.34%) Tester
12 25 (5.34%) Senior Developer
13 23 (4.91%) Software Engineer
14 18 (3.85%) Test Analyst
14 18 (3.85%) Architect
15 17 (3.63%) Consultant
15 17 (3.63%) Front Office Developer
15 17 (3.63%) Team Leader
15 17 (3.63%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (34.62%) .NET
2 128 (27.35%) Web Services
3 103 (22.01%) HTML
4 74 (15.81%) CSS
5 60 (12.82%) XML
6 47 (10.04%) WCF
7 45 (9.62%) Struts
8 44 (9.40%) ASP.NET
8 44 (9.40%) REST
9 42 (8.97%) Spring
10 40 (8.55%) jQuery
10 40 (8.55%) HTML5
11 39 (8.33%) SOAP
12 31 (6.62%) JSP
13 30 (6.41%) J2EE
14 29 (6.20%) WPF
15 24 (5.13%) JMS
16 23 (4.91%) JSTL
17 22 (4.70%) Ajax
18 21 (4.49%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 85 (18.16%) Derivative
2 64 (13.68%) Computer Science
3 38 (8.12%) Mathematics
4 30 (6.41%) Fixed Income
4 30 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 30 (6.41%) Equity Derivative
4 30 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.27%) Algorithms
5 20 (4.27%) Client/Server
6 18 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 17 (3.63%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.21%) Social Media
9 14 (2.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 13 (2.78%) Mainframe
11 12 (2.56%) Credit Derivative
12 11 (2.35%) User Experience
13 9 (1.92%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.71%) Blog
14 8 (1.71%) PMI
14 8 (1.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.90%) Windows
2 43 (9.19%) UNIX
3 26 (5.56%) Linux
4 16 (3.42%) Solaris
5 13 (2.78%) AIX
5 13 (2.78%) Android
5 13 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (29.91%) Scrum
3 104 (22.22%) SDLC
4 87 (18.59%) Project Management
5 80 (17.09%) Waterfall
6 78 (16.67%) OO
7 71 (15.17%) TDD
8 51 (10.90%) Automated Testing
8 51 (10.90%) MVC
9 48 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 46 (9.83%) UML
11 44 (9.40%) PRINCE2
12 42 (8.97%) Software Engineering
13 39 (8.33%) Integration Testing
14 38 (8.12%) DSDM
14 38 (8.12%) Regression Testing
15 37 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (7.91%) User Stories
16 36 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 201 (42.95%) SQL
2 145 (30.98%) Java
3 139 (29.70%) C#
4 102 (21.79%) VBA
5 67 (14.32%) JavaScript
6 42 (8.97%) Python
7 28 (5.98%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.98%) C++
8 23 (4.91%) COBOL
8 23 (4.91%) PL/SQL
9 19 (4.06%) Perl
10 13 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.14%) PHP
12 9 (1.92%) REXX
12 9 (1.92%) JCL
13 8 (1.71%) XPath
13 8 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.71%) VB
14 7 (1.50%) CLIST
15 6 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 79 (16.88%) Degree
2 27 (5.77%) ISEB
3 18 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.42%) Sun Certification
5 14 (2.99%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.28%) PMP
9 6 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.07%) IC3 Certification
11 4 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.64%) OCPJWCD
12 3 (0.64%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.64%) OCMJD
13 2 (0.43%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (18.16%) QA
2 8 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.71%) WCAG
3 7 (1.50%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 34 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.43%) Control-M
4 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 125 (26.71%) Oracle
2 112 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.26%) HP
4 26 (5.56%) IBM
5 16 (3.42%) Sun
6 12 (2.56%) Telerik
7 10 (2.14%) hybris
8 9 (1.92%) Sybase
9 8 (1.71%) Pega
10 6 (1.28%) iRise
10 6 (1.28%) Siebel
10 6 (1.28%) SAP
11 5 (1.07%) TSYS
11 5 (1.07%) Adobe
12 4 (0.85%) Syncsort
13 3 (0.64%) Cognizant
13 3 (0.64%) Reuters
13 3 (0.64%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.64%) SimCorp
13 3 (0.64%) Netezza
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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