The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 472 461 424
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -37
Permanent jobs citing RAD 154 166 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 131 139 181
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,400 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
RAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37116 38501 39573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.31% 83.60% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31291 31642 33704
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

RAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the London region.

RAD Salary Trend in London

RAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in London

RAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
City of London +41 64 £67,500 +22.72% 3
Harrow -10 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £62,500 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 141 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (44.93%) Finance
3 110 (37.16%) C#
4 107 (36.15%) VBA
5 105 (35.47%) SQL
6 84 (28.38%) .NET
7 72 (24.32%) Front Office
8 67 (22.64%) Degree
9 66 (22.30%) SQL Server
9 66 (22.30%) Microsoft
10 64 (21.62%) Java
11 49 (16.55%) OO
11 49 (16.55%) Fixed Income
12 48 (16.22%) HTML
13 47 (15.88%) CSS
13 47 (15.88%) Scrum
14 41 (13.85%) MS Excel
14 41 (13.85%) Analytics
15 39 (13.18%) XML
15 39 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 39 (13.18%) TDD
16 38 (12.84%) Waterfall
17 36 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
17 36 (12.16%) Derivative
18 35 (11.82%) ASP.NET
18 35 (11.82%) C++
19 34 (11.49%) Windows
19 34 (11.49%) jQuery
20 33 (11.15%) RUP
21 32 (10.81%) Asset Management

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (4.05%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.36%) IIS
4 4 (1.35%) JBoss
4 4 (1.35%) CMS
4 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.35%) GemFire
5 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.68%) Lync
6 2 (0.68%) Node.js
6 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 41 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.09%) MS Office
3 11 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.68%) Tridion
3 2 (0.68%) Endur
3 2 (0.68%) Findur
3 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.72%) Intranet
1 11 (3.72%) Internet
2 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.38%) QlikView
5 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.04%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.34%) MySQL
10 1 (0.34%) Big Data
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (4.73%) JIRA
2 11 (3.72%) Selenium
2 11 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.38%) Eclipse
3 10 (3.38%) Ant
3 10 (3.38%) Maven
4 9 (3.04%) Apache Ivy
4 9 (3.04%) Subversion
5 7 (2.36%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.03%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.69%) JUnit
7 5 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.68%) Appium
9 2 (0.68%) CasperJS
9 2 (0.68%) Grunt
9 2 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.68%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 133 (44.93%) Finance
2 72 (24.32%) Front Office
3 24 (8.11%) Banking
4 21 (7.09%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.72%) Advertising
5 11 (3.72%) Marketing
6 8 (2.70%) Retail
6 8 (2.70%) Games
7 7 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.36%) Law
8 5 (1.69%) Back Office
9 4 (1.35%) Publishing
10 3 (1.01%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.34%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 184 (62.16%) Developer
2 53 (17.91%) RAD Developer
3 49 (16.55%) Excel Developer
4 42 (14.19%) Analyst
5 36 (12.16%) Business Analyst
5 36 (12.16%) VBA Developer
6 32 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 32 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 27 (9.12%) Excel VBA Developer
8 24 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (8.11%) Project Manager
9 22 (7.43%) Agile Business Analyst
10 21 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.08%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.74%) Front Office Developer
14 16 (5.41%) Junior
14 16 (5.41%) Junior Developer
15 12 (4.05%) UML Business Analyst
16 11 (3.72%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (28.38%) .NET
2 48 (16.22%) HTML
3 47 (15.88%) CSS
4 39 (13.18%) XML
5 35 (11.82%) ASP.NET
6 34 (11.49%) jQuery
7 31 (10.47%) Web Services
8 22 (7.43%) RESTful
9 21 (7.09%) J2EE
10 19 (6.42%) WCF
10 19 (6.42%) WPF
11 16 (5.41%) JSON
12 12 (4.05%) Ajax
13 11 (3.72%) JSP
14 10 (3.38%) JDBC
14 10 (3.38%) Spring
15 9 (3.04%) HTML5
16 8 (2.70%) .NET Framework
16 8 (2.70%) JMS
17 7 (2.36%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.55%) Fixed Income
2 36 (12.16%) Derivative
3 31 (10.47%) Computer Science
4 30 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.08%) Equity Derivative
6 16 (5.41%) Equities
7 15 (5.07%) Hedge funds
8 12 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (3.72%) Blog
9 11 (3.72%) Social Media
10 9 (3.04%) Open Source
11 7 (2.36%) User Experience
12 6 (2.03%) Credit Derivative
13 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.69%) SWIFT
14 4 (1.35%) PMI
14 4 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
15 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
15 3 (1.01%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.49%) Windows
2 23 (7.77%) Linux
3 12 (4.05%) UNIX
4 3 (1.01%) Android
5 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (16.55%) OO
3 47 (15.88%) Scrum
4 41 (13.85%) Analytics
5 39 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (13.18%) TDD
6 38 (12.84%) Waterfall
7 36 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (11.15%) RUP
9 32 (10.81%) Asset Management
10 29 (9.80%) DSDM
10 29 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (9.46%) MVC
12 26 (8.78%) E-Commerce
13 24 (8.11%) Project Management
14 22 (7.43%) Web Development
15 21 (7.09%) GAP Analysis
15 21 (7.09%) PRINCE2
16 20 (6.76%) UML
17 19 (6.42%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.16%) C#
2 107 (36.15%) VBA
3 105 (35.47%) SQL
4 64 (21.62%) Java
5 35 (11.82%) C++
6 30 (10.14%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.76%) Python
8 12 (4.05%) VB
9 11 (3.72%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.38%) PHP
11 9 (3.04%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.04%) VBScript
12 6 (2.03%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.03%) Perl
13 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.01%) VB6
15 2 (0.68%) Ruby
15 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (22.64%) Degree
2 11 (3.72%) ISEB
3 10 (3.38%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.03%) CCNA
5 5 (1.69%) CFA
6 4 (1.35%) PMP
6 4 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.35%) PgMP
6 4 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.81%) QA
2 11 (3.72%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (22.30%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.77%) IBM
3 21 (7.09%) Oracle
4 9 (3.04%) HP
5 6 (2.03%) Cisco
5 6 (2.03%) Google
6 5 (1.69%) Zend
7 4 (1.35%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.35%) Cognos
7 4 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.01%) Reuters
8 3 (1.01%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.01%) Telerik
8 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.68%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.68%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.68%) Perforce
9 2 (0.68%) Open Text
9 2 (0.68%) Sencha
10 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago