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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 674 597 570
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -27
Permanent jobs citing RAD 196 319 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 161 274 269
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,390
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
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
86077 90866 83159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70343 73703 69036
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -48 100 £65,000 +4.00% 9
South East +40 59 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England -37 10 £37,500 -12.79% 1
East Midlands +12 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire +6 7 £55,000 -
South West -30 6 £60,000 +37.93% 2
North West -6 3 £32,500 -40.90%
West Midlands -23 2 £48,949 -2.10% 3
Midlands - 1 - -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 248 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (39.35%) Finance
3 135 (36.39%) SQL
4 115 (31.00%) .NET
4 115 (31.00%) C#
5 97 (26.15%) Scrum
6 94 (25.34%) Waterfall
7 78 (21.02%) SQL Server
8 77 (20.75%) VBA
9 76 (20.49%) Microsoft
9 76 (20.49%) Project Management
10 74 (19.95%) Java
10 74 (19.95%) Degree
11 68 (18.33%) Front Office
12 67 (18.06%) OO
13 66 (17.79%) Web Services
14 62 (16.71%) Oracle
14 62 (16.71%) Derivative
15 60 (16.17%) TDD
16 54 (14.56%) HTML
17 50 (13.48%) DSDM
18 45 (12.13%) UML
18 45 (12.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (11.86%) Fixed Income
20 41 (11.05%) XML
21 40 (10.78%) JavaScript
22 39 (10.51%) CSS
22 39 (10.51%) PRINCE2
22 39 (10.51%) RUP
22 39 (10.51%) SQL Server 2008

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (4.58%) WebLogic
2 14 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.50%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.23%) IIS
5 7 (1.89%) JBoss
5 7 (1.89%) GlassFish
6 6 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.35%) CMS
8 4 (1.08%) CICS
8 4 (1.08%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.08%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.81%) Node.js
10 2 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.54%) Drupal
10 2 (0.54%) Apache
10 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 38 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.77%) MS Office
3 11 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.35%) MS Project
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
7 1 (0.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.62%) Bond Adapt
3 5 (1.35%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.27%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.27%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.27%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.27%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.27%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.27%) Unica
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.27%) Endur
4 1 (0.27%) Findur
4 1 (0.27%) Primavera
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.81%) GitHub
4 2 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.89%) HTTP
2 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.08%) WAN
3 3 (0.81%) DHCP
3 3 (0.81%) VoIP
3 3 (0.81%) RTP
3 3 (0.81%) H.323
3 3 (0.81%) VLAN
3 3 (0.81%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.02%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.77%) DB2
9 12 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.96%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.43%) Xcelsius
11 9 (2.43%) QlikView
11 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.89%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 5 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.35%) Big Data
15 4 (1.08%) Redis
15 4 (1.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (6.20%) Visual Studio
3 19 (5.12%) Maven
3 19 (5.12%) Selenium
4 15 (4.04%) Ant
5 13 (3.50%) WATIR
6 11 (2.96%) Subversion
6 11 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (2.70%) JUnit
8 9 (2.43%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.89%) JIRA
10 5 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.35%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (1.08%) MorphX
12 3 (0.81%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.81%) FogBugz
12 3 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
13 2 (0.54%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
General
1 146 (39.35%) Finance
2 68 (18.33%) Front Office
3 29 (7.82%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.55%) Banking
5 20 (5.39%) Retail
6 19 (5.12%) Investment Banking
6 19 (5.12%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.16%) Publishing
8 7 (1.89%) Back Office
9 5 (1.35%) Games
10 4 (1.08%) Marketing
10 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.08%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 165 (44.47%) Developer
2 64 (17.25%) Analyst
3 57 (15.36%) Business Analyst
4 42 (11.32%) RAD Developer
5 33 (8.89%) Excel Developer
6 31 (8.36%) Project Manager
7 28 (7.55%) VBA Developer
8 25 (6.74%) Agile Business Analyst
9 21 (5.66%) Excel VBA Developer
10 20 (5.39%) SQL Developer
11 18 (4.85%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.58%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.58%) C# Developer
13 16 (4.31%) Test Engineer
14 15 (4.04%) .NET Developer
14 15 (4.04%) QA Engineer
14 15 (4.04%) Tester
15 14 (3.77%) Architect
16 12 (3.23%) Software Engineer
16 12 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (31.00%) .NET
2 66 (17.79%) Web Services
3 54 (14.56%) HTML
4 41 (11.05%) XML
5 39 (10.51%) CSS
6 36 (9.70%) ASP.NET
7 22 (5.93%) jQuery
7 22 (5.93%) HTML5
8 19 (5.12%) WPF
9 18 (4.85%) WCF
9 18 (4.85%) SOAP
9 18 (4.85%) Struts
9 18 (4.85%) Spring
10 14 (3.77%) J2EE
10 14 (3.77%) REST
11 12 (3.23%) Ajax
12 11 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.96%) JSON
13 10 (2.70%) RESTful
13 10 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.71%) Derivative
2 44 (11.86%) Fixed Income
3 39 (10.51%) Computer Science
4 33 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (7.28%) Mathematics
6 21 (5.66%) Mobile App
7 19 (5.12%) Management Information System
8 17 (4.58%) Equity Derivative
9 16 (4.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (4.31%) Client/Server
9 16 (4.31%) User Experience
10 13 (3.50%) Hedge funds
10 13 (3.50%) W3C
10 13 (3.50%) Blog
10 13 (3.50%) Open Source
11 12 (3.23%) Social Media
11 12 (3.23%) Mainframe
12 11 (2.96%) Equities
12 11 (2.96%) Credit Derivative
12 11 (2.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.82%) Windows
2 22 (5.93%) UNIX
3 13 (3.50%) Android
4 12 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.96%) Linux
6 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.81%) Solaris
8 2 (0.54%) AIX
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (26.15%) Scrum
3 94 (25.34%) Waterfall
4 76 (20.49%) Project Management
5 67 (18.06%) OO
6 60 (16.17%) TDD
7 50 (13.48%) DSDM
8 45 (12.13%) UML
8 45 (12.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (10.51%) PRINCE2
9 39 (10.51%) RUP
10 33 (8.89%) Automated Testing
11 30 (8.09%) Software Engineering
11 30 (8.09%) Analytics
12 28 (7.55%) Business Analysis
12 28 (7.55%) Asset Management
13 26 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (7.01%) Test Strategy
14 25 (6.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (36.39%) SQL
2 115 (31.00%) C#
3 77 (20.75%) VBA
4 74 (19.95%) Java
5 40 (10.78%) JavaScript
6 28 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 23 (6.20%) Python
8 19 (5.12%) PL/SQL
9 18 (4.85%) C++
10 14 (3.77%) COBOL
11 12 (3.23%) VB
12 10 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.16%) VBScript
13 8 (2.16%) PHP
14 6 (1.62%) XPath
14 6 (1.62%) Scala
15 4 (1.08%) R
15 4 (1.08%) X++
15 4 (1.08%) JCL
15 4 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (19.95%) Degree
2 23 (6.20%) ISEB
3 19 (5.12%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.35%) IC3 Certification
8 4 (1.08%) PgMP
8 4 (1.08%) PMP
8 4 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.81%) MCITP
9 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.81%) MCSE
9 3 (0.81%) CCNA
10 2 (0.54%) CISSP
10 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.54%) MCTS
10 2 (0.54%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.51%) QA
2 13 (3.50%) WCAG
3 10 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.16%) Solvency II
5 7 (1.89%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.08%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 62 (16.71%) Oracle
3 18 (4.85%) HP
4 11 (2.96%) IBM
5 10 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.43%) Telerik
7 7 (1.89%) hybris
8 5 (1.35%) SimCorp
8 5 (1.35%) Reuters
8 5 (1.35%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.08%) SAP
9 4 (1.08%) Sybase
9 4 (1.08%) iRise
9 4 (1.08%) Syncsort
10 3 (0.81%) Cisco
10 3 (0.81%) Avaya
10 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.81%) VMware
10 3 (0.81%) Google
11 2 (0.54%) Meridio
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