The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 644 589 439
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -150
Permanent jobs citing RAD 249 266 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 199 199 468
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87850 80215 86298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.83% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71317 66263 74099
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -33 155 £65,000 +13.04% 14
South East +10 33 £46,250 +8.82% 3
East of England +5 20 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Yorkshire -39 16 £45,000 +36.36%
South West -5 14 £46,250 +2.77% 1
East Midlands +7 13 £65,000 +62.50%
North West -27 8 £55,000 +57.14% 3
West Midlands -3 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 274 (48.84%) SQL
2 242 (43.14%) C#
3 227 (40.46%) Finance
4 211 (37.61%) .NET
5 189 (33.69%) Java
6 151 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 146 (26.02%) Microsoft
8 137 (24.42%) OO
9 124 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
10 116 (20.68%) Front Office
11 114 (20.32%) Degree
12 110 (19.61%) HTML
13 107 (19.07%) JavaScript
14 96 (17.11%) Web Services
14 96 (17.11%) XML
15 95 (16.93%) Oracle
16 94 (16.76%) UNIX
16 94 (16.76%) VBA
17 91 (16.22%) CSS
17 91 (16.22%) Scrum
18 84 (14.97%) MS Excel
19 78 (13.90%) ASP.NET
19 78 (13.90%) JSP
19 78 (13.90%) QA
20 76 (13.55%) Windows
20 76 (13.55%) jQuery
21 75 (13.37%) Waterfall
22 71 (12.66%) Project Management
23 68 (12.12%) J2EE
24 65 (11.59%) Eclipse

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 54 (9.63%) WebSphere
2 51 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.46%) Apache
5 16 (2.85%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.85%) IIS
6 15 (2.67%) CMS
7 9 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (1.25%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.89%) Node.js
10 5 (0.89%) Mule
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle 10gAS
11 4 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 84 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.42%) MS Office
3 23 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.60%) MS Project
7 6 (1.07%) FastStats
8 3 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Tridion
2 3 (0.53%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.36%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.02%) Internet
2 21 (3.74%) Intranet
3 20 (3.57%) SNMP
4 7 (1.25%) HTTP
5 4 (0.71%) 4G
6 2 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.18%) Extranet
7 1 (0.18%) Network Security
7 1 (0.18%) FTP
7 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 47 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (7.66%) DB2
5 33 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 30 (5.35%) Oracle Database
8 24 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (3.74%) RDBMS
10 19 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.67%) MySQL
12 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.96%) MS Access
14 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.60%) DTS
15 5 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
15 5 (0.89%) QlikView
15 5 (0.89%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (11.59%) Eclipse
2 35 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (4.99%) Selenium
4 25 (4.46%) MyEclipse
4 25 (4.46%) Ant
5 19 (3.39%) JUnit
5 19 (3.39%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 19 (3.39%) WebDriver
6 18 (3.21%) Subversion
7 17 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.85%) WinRunner
8 16 (2.85%) TestComplete
8 16 (2.85%) Ranorex
9 11 (1.96%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.96%) Log4j
10 10 (1.78%) Toad
10 10 (1.78%) JIRA
11 9 (1.60%) Hudson
12 8 (1.43%) Rational Application Developer
12 8 (1.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 227 (40.46%) Finance
2 116 (20.68%) Front Office
3 58 (10.34%) Banking
4 32 (5.70%) Retail
5 30 (5.35%) Investment Banking
5 30 (5.35%) Advertising
6 22 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 21 (3.74%) Marketing
7 21 (3.74%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.96%) Publishing
10 7 (1.25%) Games
11 6 (1.07%) Back Office
12 4 (0.71%) Law
13 2 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
14 1 (0.18%) International Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 331 (59.00%) Developer
2 81 (14.44%) Analyst
2 81 (14.44%) C# Developer
3 77 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 54 (9.63%) .NET Developer
5 52 (9.27%) Business Analyst
6 47 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (7.31%) Tester
8 39 (6.95%) Excel Developer
8 39 (6.95%) RAD Developer
9 35 (6.24%) Front Office Developer
10 34 (6.06%) VBA Developer
11 33 (5.88%) Test Engineer
12 32 (5.70%) Project Manager
12 32 (5.70%) Architect
13 29 (5.17%) Consultant
14 27 (4.81%) Software Engineer
14 27 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (4.81%) SQL Developer
15 26 (4.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (37.61%) .NET
2 110 (19.61%) HTML
3 96 (17.11%) Web Services
3 96 (17.11%) XML
4 91 (16.22%) CSS
5 78 (13.90%) ASP.NET
5 78 (13.90%) JSP
6 76 (13.55%) jQuery
7 68 (12.12%) J2EE
8 63 (11.23%) Ajax
9 50 (8.91%) Servlets
10 49 (8.73%) Struts
10 49 (8.73%) .NET Framework
10 49 (8.73%) WPF
11 43 (7.66%) WCF
12 38 (6.77%) Spring
13 35 (6.24%) JMS
14 33 (5.88%) JDBC
15 31 (5.53%) XSLT
16 30 (5.35%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.80%) Derivative
2 43 (7.66%) Fixed Income
3 40 (7.13%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.60%) Mathematics
5 28 (4.99%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.63%) Hedge funds
7 15 (2.67%) Social Media
7 15 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
7 15 (2.67%) Equities
8 14 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
8 14 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.50%) Blog
9 9 (1.60%) Open Source
10 8 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.25%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.89%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.71%) IVR
14 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 94 (16.76%) UNIX
2 76 (13.55%) Windows
3 37 (6.60%) Linux
4 16 (2.85%) AIX
5 13 (2.32%) Android
6 10 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.60%) Solaris
8 7 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.25%) HPUX
9 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (24.42%) OO
2 124 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (16.22%) Scrum
4 75 (13.37%) Waterfall
5 71 (12.66%) Project Management
6 65 (11.59%) MVC
7 63 (11.23%) TDD
7 63 (11.23%) Analytics
8 60 (10.70%) Web Development
9 55 (9.80%) UML
10 49 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 46 (8.20%) PRINCE2
12 44 (7.84%) Business Analysis
13 43 (7.66%) E-Commerce
14 41 (7.31%) SOA
14 41 (7.31%) Multithreading
15 38 (6.77%) Migration
16 36 (6.42%) Test Automation
17 35 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 274 (48.84%) SQL
2 242 (43.14%) C#
3 189 (33.69%) Java
4 107 (19.07%) JavaScript
5 94 (16.76%) VBA
6 35 (6.24%) C++
7 29 (5.17%) PL/SQL
8 25 (4.46%) Perl
8 25 (4.46%) T-SQL
9 24 (4.28%) PHP
10 23 (4.10%) Python
11 22 (3.92%) VB.NET
12 16 (2.85%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.67%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.50%) VBScript
15 13 (2.32%) VB
16 12 (2.14%) C
17 9 (1.60%) VB6
18 6 (1.07%) XPath
19 3 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 114 (20.32%) Degree
2 10 (1.78%) ISEB
3 8 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.71%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.71%) CCNA
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.53%) PMP
9 2 (0.36%) APMP
9 2 (0.36%) CAPM
10 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.18%) MCP
10 1 (0.18%) MCSD
10 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (13.90%) QA
2 13 (2.32%) COBIT
3 11 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.53%) EMIR
4 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.36%) SLA
5 2 (0.36%) WCAG
6 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (1.43%) Samba
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 146 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 95 (16.93%) Oracle
3 56 (9.98%) IBM
4 49 (8.73%) JBoss
5 19 (3.39%) Telerik
6 15 (2.67%) HP
7 8 (1.43%) Sencha
7 8 (1.43%) Splunk
8 7 (1.25%) ION Trading
8 7 (1.25%) Sybase
9 6 (1.07%) Interwoven
9 6 (1.07%) Alterian
9 6 (1.07%) Blue Martini
9 6 (1.07%) ATG
9 6 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.07%) Unica
9 6 (1.07%) Elastic Path
9 6 (1.07%) Neolane
10 5 (0.89%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.89%) Serena
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £18 - 30k upon experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago