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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 487 461 398
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -63
Permanent jobs citing RAD 147 146 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.39% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 114 104 254
Average salary £65,000 £61,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £94,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 42 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Dagenham - 3 £55,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £62,500 -
Paddington - 1 £30,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (48.04%) C#
2 135 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (39.87%) Finance
3 122 (39.87%) SQL
4 117 (38.24%) .NET
5 99 (32.35%) VBA
6 97 (31.70%) Microsoft
7 88 (28.76%) Front Office
8 83 (27.12%) SQL Server
9 80 (26.14%) Java
10 65 (21.24%) Degree
11 56 (18.30%) HTML
11 56 (18.30%) OO
12 54 (17.65%) CSS
13 53 (17.32%) MS Excel
14 49 (16.01%) XML
14 49 (16.01%) Scrum
14 49 (16.01%) Fixed Income
15 46 (15.03%) ASP.NET
16 44 (14.38%) Analytics
17 43 (14.05%) Derivative
17 43 (14.05%) QA
18 42 (13.73%) Windows
19 38 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing
20 37 (12.09%) Web Services
21 36 (11.76%) JavaScript
22 35 (11.44%) Oracle
23 34 (11.11%) jQuery
24 33 (10.78%) MS Office
24 33 (10.78%) E-Commerce

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (4.25%) IIS
2 10 (3.27%) CMS
3 9 (2.94%) Apache
3 9 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.65%) Lync
7 2 (0.65%) GemFire
7 2 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.78%) MS Office
3 17 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (4.90%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Tridion
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.58%) Intranet
1 14 (4.58%) Internet
2 9 (2.94%) SNMP
3 2 (0.65%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.98%) MySQL
8 3 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.98%) QlikView
8 3 (0.98%) MS Access
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) Big Data
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (5.88%) Selenium
2 16 (5.23%) Eclipse
3 15 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.58%) WebDriver
5 12 (3.92%) JIRA
6 9 (2.94%) WinRunner
6 9 (2.94%) TestComplete
6 9 (2.94%) Ranorex
7 7 (2.29%) Maven
7 7 (2.29%) Ant
8 6 (1.96%) Subversion
8 6 (1.96%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (1.63%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (1.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (1.63%) JUnit
10 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (0.65%) Redmine
General
1 122 (39.87%) Finance
2 88 (28.76%) Front Office
3 33 (10.78%) Banking
4 19 (6.21%) Investment Banking
5 17 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.23%) Advertising
7 15 (4.90%) Marketing
8 10 (3.27%) Retail
8 10 (3.27%) Publishing
9 9 (2.94%) Games
10 8 (2.61%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.61%) Back Office
11 5 (1.63%) Law
12 3 (0.98%) Legal
13 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (64.05%) Developer
2 49 (16.01%) Analyst
3 47 (15.36%) C# Developer
4 44 (14.38%) RAD Developer
5 40 (13.07%) .NET Developer
6 36 (11.76%) Excel Developer
7 35 (11.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (11.44%) Business Analyst
8 33 (10.78%) VBA Developer
9 27 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (8.17%) Front Office Developer
12 22 (7.19%) Project Manager
13 20 (6.54%) Excel VBA Developer
14 17 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
14 17 (5.56%) Senior Developer
14 17 (5.56%) Java Developer
15 16 (5.23%) Junior
15 16 (5.23%) Junior Developer
16 15 (4.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (38.24%) .NET
2 56 (18.30%) HTML
3 54 (17.65%) CSS
4 49 (16.01%) XML
5 46 (15.03%) ASP.NET
6 37 (12.09%) Web Services
7 34 (11.11%) jQuery
8 31 (10.13%) J2EE
9 27 (8.82%) WCF
10 26 (8.50%) WPF
11 22 (7.19%) .NET Framework
12 17 (5.56%) JSP
13 16 (5.23%) Spring
14 15 (4.90%) Ajax
15 14 (4.58%) JMS
15 14 (4.58%) RESTful
16 13 (4.25%) JSON
16 13 (4.25%) Servlets
17 12 (3.92%) XSLT
18 10 (3.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.01%) Fixed Income
2 43 (14.05%) Derivative
3 28 (9.15%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (7.19%) Hedge funds
6 18 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
7 15 (4.90%) Mathematics
8 14 (4.58%) Blog
8 14 (4.58%) Social Media
9 13 (4.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (3.59%) Equities
10 11 (3.59%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (3.59%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.29%) Open Source
11 7 (2.29%) SWIFT
12 5 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (1.31%) User Experience
14 3 (0.98%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.65%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.73%) Windows
2 28 (9.15%) Linux
3 18 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (0.98%) Android
5 2 (0.65%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.30%) OO
3 49 (16.01%) Scrum
4 44 (14.38%) Analytics
5 38 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (10.78%) E-Commerce
6 33 (10.78%) MVC
7 28 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (9.15%) TDD
8 27 (8.82%) Asset Management
9 26 (8.50%) Business Analysis
9 26 (8.50%) Waterfall
10 25 (8.17%) Web Development
11 24 (7.84%) UML
12 23 (7.52%) RUP
12 23 (7.52%) Content Management
12 23 (7.52%) Multithreading
13 20 (6.54%) Migration
13 20 (6.54%) DSDM
14 19 (6.21%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (48.04%) C#
2 122 (39.87%) SQL
3 99 (32.35%) VBA
4 80 (26.14%) Java
5 36 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 22 (7.19%) C++
7 15 (4.90%) PHP
8 14 (4.58%) Python
8 14 (4.58%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.61%) VB
9 8 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.96%) Perl
10 6 (1.96%) C
11 5 (1.63%) VB6
12 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.65%) VBScript
13 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) F#
14 1 (0.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 65 (21.24%) Degree
2 10 (3.27%) ISEB
3 9 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.96%) CCNA
5 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PMP
6 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.65%) CAPM
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.05%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) EMIR
2 2 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.44%) Oracle
3 25 (8.17%) IBM
4 12 (3.92%) JBoss
5 8 (2.61%) HP
6 6 (1.96%) Cisco
6 6 (1.96%) Telerik
7 4 (1.31%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.31%) Google
7 4 (1.31%) Zend
7 4 (1.31%) ION Trading
7 4 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.31%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.98%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.65%) Sybase
9 2 (0.65%) Cognos
9 2 (0.65%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.65%) Perforce
9 2 (0.65%) Open Text
10 1 (0.33%) Actimize
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Car, 12k Bonus & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum dependant on experience + excellent benefits p
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago