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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 617 658 613
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Permanent jobs citing RAD 273 233 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 214 184 184
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £93,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 +2 127 £65,000 - 20
South East +48 61 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +36 41 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East of England -4 16 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +6 14 £50,000 +42.85% 2
North West +9 10 £37,500 -31.81% 5
South West -27 3 £58,750 -16.07% 3
East Midlands -18 1 - -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 321 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (43.54%) Finance
3 210 (41.75%) SQL
4 171 (34.00%) .NET
5 169 (33.60%) Java
6 166 (33.00%) Scrum
7 150 (29.82%) C#
8 149 (29.62%) Web Services
9 144 (28.63%) Oracle
10 116 (23.06%) HTML
11 114 (22.66%) QA
12 113 (22.47%) SDLC
13 112 (22.27%) Microsoft
14 104 (20.68%) Project Management
15 101 (20.08%) SQL Server
16 97 (19.28%) Front Office
17 96 (19.09%) VBA
18 89 (17.69%) Degree
19 87 (17.30%) Waterfall
19 87 (17.30%) OO
20 85 (16.90%) Derivative
21 83 (16.50%) CSS
22 79 (15.71%) TDD
23 71 (14.12%) Computer Science
23 71 (14.12%) XML
23 71 (14.12%) JavaScript
24 58 (11.53%) Automated Testing
25 55 (10.93%) Unit Testing
25 55 (10.93%) Windows
25 55 (10.93%) REST

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (6.36%) Tomcat
1 32 (6.36%) WebSphere
2 27 (5.37%) IIS
3 20 (3.98%) JBoss
4 19 (3.78%) WebLogic
5 17 (3.38%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (2.58%) Apache
7 13 (2.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (2.58%) Apache ServiceMix
8 11 (2.19%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.39%) CICS
10 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.19%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.99%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.99%) Node.js
12 4 (0.80%) Drupal
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.40%) CMS
13 2 (0.40%) GemFire
Applications
1 51 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.79%) MS Project
3 8 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.19%) MS Office
6 2 (0.40%) HipChat
7 1 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.99%) Oracle CRM
1 10 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.39%) SaaS
3 11 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.60%) GitHub
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.58%) HTTP
2 10 (1.99%) Unified Communications
3 6 (1.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.15%) Relational Database
3 36 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (5.96%) DB2
5 28 (5.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (4.77%) Oracle Database
7 22 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.98%) MySQL
10 18 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (3.38%) MongoDB
12 15 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (2.78%) Big Data
14 10 (1.99%) EDMS
15 9 (1.79%) Redis
15 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.39%) NoSQL
17 7 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 26 (5.17%) Subversion
4 24 (4.77%) Selenium
5 22 (4.37%) Maven
6 21 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.58%) JUnit
8 16 (3.18%) Rational Application Developer
9 15 (2.98%) JIRA
10 13 (2.58%) Ant
10 13 (2.58%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 12 (2.39%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.99%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.79%) HP UFT
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (1.59%) FitNesse
15 6 (1.19%) Moq
15 6 (1.19%) NetBeans
16 5 (0.99%) NUnit
16 5 (0.99%) Omnis Studio
General
1 219 (43.54%) Finance
2 97 (19.28%) Front Office
3 32 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.57%) Retail
5 22 (4.37%) Banking
6 18 (3.58%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.59%) Marketing
8 8 (1.59%) Games
9 6 (1.19%) Back Office
9 6 (1.19%) Automotive
10 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.60%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 240 (47.71%) Developer
2 71 (14.12%) Analyst
3 56 (11.13%) RAD Developer
4 53 (10.54%) Excel Developer
5 52 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 47 (9.34%) VBA Developer
7 46 (9.15%) C# Developer
8 44 (8.75%) Excel VBA Developer
9 41 (8.15%) QA Engineer
9 41 (8.15%) Project Manager
10 35 (6.96%) Business Analyst
10 35 (6.96%) Tester
11 34 (6.76%) Senior Developer
12 29 (5.77%) Test Analyst
13 24 (4.77%) Team Leader
14 21 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 20 (3.98%) Software Engineer
15 20 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
16 17 (3.38%) Technical Manager
16 17 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (34.00%) .NET
2 149 (29.62%) Web Services
3 116 (23.06%) HTML
4 83 (16.50%) CSS
5 71 (14.12%) XML
6 55 (10.93%) REST
7 53 (10.54%) WCF
8 50 (9.94%) SOAP
9 49 (9.74%) jQuery
10 46 (9.15%) Spring
11 45 (8.95%) Struts
12 43 (8.55%) HTML5
13 42 (8.35%) ASP.NET
14 34 (6.76%) J2EE
14 34 (6.76%) WPF
15 31 (6.16%) JSP
16 25 (4.97%) Ajax
16 25 (4.97%) .NET Framework
17 24 (4.77%) JSTL
17 24 (4.77%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (16.90%) Derivative
2 71 (14.12%) Computer Science
3 40 (7.95%) Mathematics
4 36 (7.16%) Management Information System
5 32 (6.36%) Fixed Income
6 30 (5.96%) Equity Derivative
7 29 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (4.57%) Client/Server
9 21 (4.17%) Algorithms
10 18 (3.58%) Hedge funds
11 15 (2.98%) Equities
12 13 (2.58%) Mobile App
13 12 (2.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 12 (2.39%) Credit Derivative
14 10 (1.99%) PMI
14 10 (1.99%) Social Media
14 10 (1.99%) Data Centre
15 9 (1.79%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.79%) Visualisation
16 8 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.93%) Windows
2 43 (8.55%) UNIX
3 25 (4.97%) Linux
4 16 (3.18%) Solaris
5 14 (2.78%) Android
5 14 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.58%) AIX
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (33.00%) Scrum
3 113 (22.47%) SDLC
4 104 (20.68%) Project Management
5 87 (17.30%) OO
5 87 (17.30%) Waterfall
6 79 (15.71%) TDD
7 58 (11.53%) Automated Testing
8 55 (10.93%) Unit Testing
9 54 (10.74%) MVC
10 53 (10.54%) User Stories
11 51 (10.14%) PRINCE2
12 49 (9.74%) Integration Testing
13 46 (9.15%) UML
13 46 (9.15%) Regression Testing
14 42 (8.35%) Compatibility Testing
14 42 (8.35%) System Integration Testing
15 41 (8.15%) OOD
16 40 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 40 (7.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 210 (41.75%) SQL
2 169 (33.60%) Java
3 150 (29.82%) C#
4 96 (19.09%) VBA
5 71 (14.12%) JavaScript
6 43 (8.55%) Python
7 32 (6.36%) C++
8 24 (4.77%) PL/SQL
9 22 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 20 (3.98%) COBOL
11 19 (3.78%) Perl
12 15 (2.98%) PHP
13 13 (2.58%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.99%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.99%) XPath
15 9 (1.79%) VB
16 8 (1.59%) C
16 8 (1.59%) XQuery
17 7 (1.39%) REXX
17 7 (1.39%) JCL
Qualifications
1 89 (17.69%) Degree
2 32 (6.36%) ISEB
3 24 (4.77%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.58%) Sun Certification
5 17 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (3.18%) PMI Certification
7 12 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.19%) PMP
9 5 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.99%) IC3 Certification
10 4 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.60%) OCPJWCD
11 3 (0.60%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.60%) OCMJD
11 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.40%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.40%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (22.66%) QA
2 8 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.60%) WCAG
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 43 (8.55%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 144 (28.63%) Oracle
2 112 (22.27%) Microsoft
3 43 (8.55%) HP
4 22 (4.37%) IBM
5 16 (3.18%) Sun
6 11 (2.19%) SAP
6 11 (2.19%) hybris
7 10 (1.99%) Pega
7 10 (1.99%) Siebel
7 10 (1.99%) Telerik
8 9 (1.79%) Sybase
9 6 (1.19%) iRise
10 5 (0.99%) TSYS
10 5 (0.99%) Adobe
11 4 (0.80%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.80%) Tableau
11 4 (0.80%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.60%) Google
12 3 (0.60%) Netezza
12 3 (0.60%) Cognizant
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus (c50%) + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus (c50%) + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, 20-25 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago