The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 733 685 715
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +30
Permanent jobs citing RAD 159 270 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 140 218 189
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,540 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
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
80737 89616 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.04% 87.37% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68272 74479 74310
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

RAD Salary Histogram in England

RAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 99 £70,000 +7.69% 4
South East -5 22 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +3 15 £35,000 - 1
South West +14 12 £42,500 -34.61%
East of England +14 8 £52,000 -5.45%
North West -2 2 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 1 - - 1
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for RAD.

1 254 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (41.88%) Finance
3 128 (33.51%) C#
4 126 (32.98%) SDLC
5 125 (32.72%) SQL
6 104 (27.23%) SQL Server
7 89 (23.30%) Front Office
8 87 (22.77%) Scrum
9 78 (20.42%) Java
9 78 (20.42%) Degree
10 71 (18.59%) QA
11 70 (18.32%) Waterfall
11 70 (18.32%) .NET
12 63 (16.49%) Fixed Income
13 62 (16.23%) Computer Science
14 61 (15.97%) Automated Testing
15 60 (15.71%) Web Services
16 58 (15.18%) Python
17 55 (14.40%) VBA
18 54 (14.14%) TDD
19 52 (13.61%) Project Management
20 51 (13.35%) Mainframe
20 51 (13.35%) Oracle
20 51 (13.35%) System Integration Testing
21 47 (12.30%) COBOL
22 46 (12.04%) XML
23 45 (11.78%) OO
23 45 (11.78%) SOA
24 44 (11.52%) DB2
25 43 (11.26%) ASP.NET

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (9.42%) CICS
2 20 (5.24%) IIS
3 18 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.19%) Confluence
5 14 (3.66%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (2.09%) CMS
7 8 (2.09%) JBoss
8 7 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.57%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.05%) Mule
11 4 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.52%) Apache
13 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.62%) MS Office
3 8 (2.09%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.31%) MS Project
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.26%) InDesign
7 1 (0.26%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 24 (6.28%) VisionPLUS
2 7 (1.83%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.05%) Apache OFBiz
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.83%) Silverpop
4 4 (1.05%) BlueKai
5 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) SAN
2 3 (0.79%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) LDAP
2 3 (0.79%) NAS
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.52%) DB2
3 33 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.62%) MySQL
5 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.05%) Big Data
8 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.79%) OLTP
9 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.79%) QlikView
10 2 (0.52%) Event Store
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (7.33%) Selenium
2 25 (6.54%) SoapUI
3 20 (5.24%) JIRA
4 17 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.19%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.14%) Maven
6 12 (3.14%) Subversion
7 11 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.88%) JUnit
7 11 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.62%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.62%) Hudson
8 10 (2.62%) LoadRunner
8 10 (2.62%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.36%) Ant
10 7 (1.83%) HP UFT
10 7 (1.83%) JMeter
10 7 (1.83%) Selenium IDE
11 6 (1.57%) Rational Application Developer
12 4 (1.05%) FitNesse
General
1 160 (41.88%) Finance
2 89 (23.30%) Front Office
3 30 (7.85%) Marketing
4 27 (7.07%) Banking
5 23 (6.02%) Back Office
5 23 (6.02%) Financial Institution
6 18 (4.71%) Retail
7 14 (3.66%) Investment Banking
8 12 (3.14%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.83%) Automotive
10 5 (1.31%) German Language
11 3 (0.79%) French Language
11 3 (0.79%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 137 (35.86%) Developer
2 74 (19.37%) Analyst
3 67 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 41 (10.73%) Business Analyst
5 38 (9.95%) RAD Developer
6 31 (8.12%) Architect
7 28 (7.33%) .NET Developer
8 27 (7.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (7.07%) Tester
9 26 (6.81%) Quantitative Developer
9 26 (6.81%) VBA Developer
10 20 (5.24%) QA Engineer
11 19 (4.97%) Project Manager
11 19 (4.97%) SQL Developer
12 18 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (4.45%) Software Engineer
13 17 (4.45%) Technical Business Analyst
14 16 (4.19%) Front Office Developer
14 16 (4.19%) Test Analyst
14 16 (4.19%) VBA Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.32%) .NET
2 60 (15.71%) Web Services
3 46 (12.04%) XML
4 43 (11.26%) ASP.NET
5 38 (9.95%) HTML
6 34 (8.90%) WCF
7 28 (7.33%) WPF
8 27 (7.07%) SOAP
9 22 (5.76%) HTML5
10 18 (4.71%) CSS
11 17 (4.45%) J2EE
12 16 (4.19%) XSLT
13 15 (3.93%) Spring
14 14 (3.66%) JMS
14 14 (3.66%) jQuery
14 14 (3.66%) RESTful
14 14 (3.66%) XSD
15 13 (3.40%) AngularJS
15 13 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (3.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.49%) Fixed Income
2 62 (16.23%) Computer Science
3 51 (13.35%) Mainframe
4 41 (10.73%) Derivative
5 36 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (9.42%) VSAM
6 35 (9.16%) Mathematics
7 26 (6.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (6.54%) Hedge funds
9 19 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (3.66%) Algorithms
10 14 (3.66%) User Experience
11 13 (3.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 13 (3.40%) Management Information System
12 10 (2.62%) Equities
13 7 (1.83%) PMI
13 7 (1.83%) Social Media
14 6 (1.57%) Visualisation
15 5 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
15 5 (1.31%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.19%) Windows
2 12 (3.14%) Linux
2 12 (3.14%) Unix
3 11 (2.88%) Android
3 11 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.05%) Solaris
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) HPUX
5 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (32.98%) SDLC
3 87 (22.77%) Scrum
4 70 (18.32%) Waterfall
5 61 (15.97%) Automated Testing
6 54 (14.14%) TDD
7 52 (13.61%) Project Management
8 51 (13.35%) System Integration Testing
9 45 (11.78%) OO
9 45 (11.78%) SOA
10 42 (10.99%) Analytics
11 40 (10.47%) Asset Management
11 40 (10.47%) Manual Testing
12 39 (10.21%) Functional Testing
13 38 (9.95%) Integration Testing
14 37 (9.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (9.16%) E-Commerce
15 35 (9.16%) Regression Testing
16 34 (8.90%) Unit Testing
17 33 (8.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (33.51%) C#
2 125 (32.72%) SQL
3 78 (20.42%) Java
4 58 (15.18%) Python
5 55 (14.40%) VBA
6 47 (12.30%) COBOL
7 36 (9.42%) JCL
8 29 (7.59%) JavaScript
9 23 (6.02%) Perl
9 23 (6.02%) REXX
10 22 (5.76%) CLIST
11 20 (5.24%) C++
12 17 (4.45%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.40%) VB
14 12 (3.14%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.83%) R
15 7 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.57%) F#
17 5 (1.31%) MATLAB
18 4 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (20.42%) Degree
2 43 (11.26%) ISTQB
3 36 (9.42%) ISEB
4 19 (4.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.09%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.05%) PhD
10 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) MCSD
11 1 (0.26%) PMP
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (18.59%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
1 3 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (7.59%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.09%) RSA Archer
3 4 (1.05%) Puppet
4 3 (0.79%) OpenView
4 3 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (13.35%) Oracle
2 37 (9.69%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.33%) HP
4 22 (5.76%) TSYS
5 19 (4.97%) IBM
6 14 (3.66%) Telerik
7 9 (2.36%) Rally
8 8 (2.09%) Adobe
9 7 (1.83%) hybris
9 7 (1.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 7 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.83%) Sybase
10 4 (1.05%) Pega
10 4 (1.05%) Sun
11 3 (0.79%) BMC
11 3 (0.79%) Cisco
11 3 (0.79%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.79%) EMC
11 3 (0.79%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.79%) VMware
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago