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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 688 556 562
Rank change year-on-year
-132 +6
Permanent jobs citing RAD 163 316 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 144 250 249
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,312
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -65 101 £66,250 +39.47% 5
Yorkshire +1 26 £32,500 -31.57% 1
South East -42 17 £43,750 -7.89% 2
South West -23 8 £39,625 -11.94% 3
East Midlands +20 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
North West -21 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East of England -68 3 £47,500 +7.95%
West Midlands -19 2 £40,750 -1.21% 1
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 280 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (38.53%) Finance
3 171 (37.01%) SQL
4 144 (31.17%) C#
5 139 (30.09%) .NET
6 131 (28.35%) Scrum
7 113 (24.46%) SQL Server
8 97 (21.00%) VBA
9 90 (19.48%) HTML
9 90 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 89 (19.26%) Degree
11 85 (18.40%) Java
12 81 (17.53%) Waterfall
13 80 (17.32%) CSS
14 75 (16.23%) OO
15 72 (15.58%) Project Management
16 71 (15.37%) Web Services
17 67 (14.50%) JavaScript
18 65 (14.07%) ASP.NET
19 64 (13.85%) XML
20 62 (13.42%) Windows
21 60 (12.99%) Front Office
22 58 (12.55%) MVC
22 58 (12.55%) Fixed Income
22 58 (12.55%) jQuery
23 56 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
24 53 (11.47%) DSDM
24 53 (11.47%) Web Development
25 50 (10.82%) Oracle
25 50 (10.82%) Relational Database

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 19 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (3.90%) IIS
4 17 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (1.95%) Oracle 10gAS
7 8 (1.73%) JBoss
8 6 (1.30%) CMS
9 5 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.43%) GemFire
11 2 (0.43%) Lync
11 2 (0.43%) Node.js
11 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.81%) MS Office
3 10 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.52%) MS Project
6 5 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.08%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.43%) Tridion
3 2 (0.43%) Endur
3 2 (0.43%) Findur
3 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) Office 365
1 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.11%) WAN
3 17 (3.68%) VoIP
4 16 (3.46%) Wireshark
5 15 (3.25%) VLAN
5 15 (3.25%) H.323
5 15 (3.25%) RTP
5 15 (3.25%) DHCP
6 5 (1.08%) FTP
6 5 (1.08%) HTTP
7 4 (0.87%) LAN
8 2 (0.43%) Internet
9 1 (0.22%) SWIFTNet
9 1 (0.22%) SAN
9 1 (0.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 39 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (3.46%) Oracle Discoverer
8 16 (3.46%) RDBMS
9 14 (3.03%) DB2
10 13 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (2.81%) QlikView
11 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.16%) Xcelsius
13 9 (1.95%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.52%) PerformancePoint
15 7 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 40 (8.66%) Selenium
2 26 (5.63%) Eclipse
3 23 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (4.76%) JIRA
5 21 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.46%) Subversion
7 15 (3.25%) FogBugz
8 14 (3.03%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.81%) Maven
9 13 (2.81%) Ant
10 12 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (2.38%) Rational Application Developer
11 11 (2.38%) JUnit
12 10 (2.16%) PVCS
12 10 (2.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 9 (1.95%) Apache Ivy
13 9 (1.95%) JDeveloper
13 9 (1.95%) TestDirector
13 9 (1.95%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (1.95%) Toad
General
1 178 (38.53%) Finance
2 60 (12.99%) Front Office
3 45 (9.74%) Telecoms
4 37 (8.01%) Banking
5 25 (5.41%) Retail
6 12 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.08%) Games
8 5 (1.08%) Publishing
9 4 (0.87%) Advertising
9 4 (0.87%) Back Office
10 3 (0.65%) Marketing
10 3 (0.65%) Local Government
10 3 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.22%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 228 (49.35%) Developer
2 86 (18.61%) Analyst
3 76 (16.45%) Business Analyst
4 49 (10.61%) RAD Developer
5 43 (9.31%) Tester
6 42 (9.09%) Excel Developer
7 36 (7.79%) VBA Developer
8 35 (7.58%) Project Manager
9 30 (6.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 29 (6.28%) .NET Developer
11 26 (5.63%) C# Developer
11 26 (5.63%) Java Developer
11 26 (5.63%) Senior Developer
12 24 (5.19%) Software Tester
13 22 (4.76%) Excel VBA Developer
14 17 (3.68%) Software Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Consultant
16 15 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (3.25%) SQL Developer
17 14 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (30.09%) .NET
2 90 (19.48%) HTML
3 80 (17.32%) CSS
4 71 (15.37%) Web Services
5 65 (14.07%) ASP.NET
6 64 (13.85%) XML
7 58 (12.55%) jQuery
8 30 (6.49%) WCF
9 27 (5.84%) JSP
10 24 (5.19%) Ajax
11 23 (4.98%) Struts
12 22 (4.76%) WPF
12 22 (4.76%) RESTful
13 21 (4.55%) JSON
14 17 (3.68%) HTML5
14 17 (3.68%) JDBC
15 15 (3.25%) Spring
15 15 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (3.25%) J2EE
16 14 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.55%) Fixed Income
2 44 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (8.66%) Derivative
4 29 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 27 (5.84%) Open Source
6 23 (4.98%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.68%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (3.46%) Client/Server
9 15 (3.25%) Equities
10 13 (2.81%) Hedge funds
10 13 (2.81%) User Experience
11 12 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (2.16%) Mathematics
12 10 (2.16%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 7 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
15 7 (1.52%) Visualisation
15 7 (1.52%) PMI
16 6 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.42%) Windows
2 34 (7.36%) UNIX
3 23 (4.98%) Linux
4 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (1.95%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.08%) AIX
5 5 (1.08%) Solaris
6 4 (0.87%) Android
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (28.35%) Scrum
3 81 (17.53%) Waterfall
4 75 (16.23%) OO
5 72 (15.58%) Project Management
6 58 (12.55%) MVC
7 56 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (11.47%) DSDM
8 53 (11.47%) Web Development
9 49 (10.61%) UML
10 46 (9.96%) PRINCE2
11 44 (9.52%) RUP
12 42 (9.09%) Asset Management
13 41 (8.87%) TDD
14 39 (8.44%) E-Commerce
15 38 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (8.01%) Software Testing
17 36 (7.79%) Software Engineering
17 36 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 171 (37.01%) SQL
2 144 (31.17%) C#
3 97 (21.00%) VBA
4 85 (18.40%) Java
5 67 (14.50%) JavaScript
6 33 (7.14%) C++
6 33 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 27 (5.84%) VB
8 26 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 13 (2.81%) Python
9 13 (2.81%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.16%) VBScript
10 10 (2.16%) Perl
11 7 (1.52%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.30%) PHP
12 6 (1.30%) Delphi
13 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.08%) Scala
14 3 (0.65%) VB6
15 2 (0.43%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 89 (19.26%) Degree
2 37 (8.01%) ISTQB
3 33 (7.14%) ISEB
4 22 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.68%) CCNA
6 15 (3.25%) MCITP
6 15 (3.25%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.25%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.25%) MCSE
7 12 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.52%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.08%) CFA
9 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.08%) PMP
9 5 (1.08%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.87%) PgMP
11 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.39%) QA
2 11 (2.38%) Solvency II
3 10 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.30%) WCAG
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.25%) Hyper-V
1 15 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.22%) Netcool
3 1 (0.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 90 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.82%) Oracle
3 22 (4.76%) IBM
4 17 (3.68%) Cisco
5 16 (3.46%) Avaya
5 16 (3.46%) VMware
6 15 (3.25%) Google
7 13 (2.81%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.95%) Serena
9 8 (1.73%) Telerik
10 7 (1.52%) SAP
11 5 (1.08%) Sun
11 5 (1.08%) HP
12 4 (0.87%) Cognos
12 4 (0.87%) Zend
13 3 (0.65%) ESRI
13 3 (0.65%) Reuters
13 3 (0.65%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.65%) Mapinfo
13 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
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