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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 502 486 491
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing RAD 127 141 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 107 93
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £36,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
37581 38869 36946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.67% 84.53% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31760 32009 30612
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
City of London +23 26 £70,000 - 5
Dagenham +16 19 £60,000 +9.09%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 131 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (48.48%) SQL
3 127 (48.11%) Finance
4 123 (46.59%) C#
5 103 (39.02%) .NET
5 103 (39.02%) Front Office
6 92 (34.85%) VBA
7 85 (32.20%) Derivative
8 78 (29.55%) Scrum
9 77 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 70 (26.52%) Java
11 56 (21.21%) OO
12 53 (20.08%) HTML
12 53 (20.08%) Microsoft
13 50 (18.94%) Degree
14 44 (16.67%) SOAP
15 43 (16.29%) WCF
16 42 (15.91%) Web Services
16 42 (15.91%) Python
17 41 (15.53%) Project Management
17 41 (15.53%) Computer Science
18 40 (15.15%) QA
18 40 (15.15%) Mathematics
18 40 (15.15%) Oracle
19 37 (14.02%) REST
20 36 (13.64%) CSS
21 35 (13.26%) MVC
22 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
22 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (12.12%) Fixed Income

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 15 (5.68%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.92%) JBoss
3 12 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.55%) IIS
4 11 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.17%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.89%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.76%) GemFire
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.27%) MS Office
4 4 (1.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.76%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.14%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.38%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.17%) SaaS
2 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (10.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.44%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (4.92%) Big Data
9 10 (3.79%) EDMS
10 9 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.03%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.27%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.27%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.89%) Event Store
13 5 (1.89%) Sqoop
13 5 (1.89%) MS Access
13 5 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (5.68%) Maven
2 14 (5.30%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.55%) Ant
4 11 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.65%) NUnit
7 6 (2.27%) NetBeans
7 6 (2.27%) Moq
8 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.89%) JIRA
8 5 (1.89%) Omnis Studio
9 4 (1.52%) Subversion
9 4 (1.52%) Selenium
10 3 (1.14%) Rational Application Developer
10 3 (1.14%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.76%) WATIR
11 2 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 127 (48.11%) Finance
2 103 (39.02%) Front Office
3 27 (10.23%) Telecoms
4 26 (9.85%) Banking
5 20 (7.58%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.79%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.03%) Games
8 7 (2.65%) Marketing
9 6 (2.27%) Back Office
10 3 (1.14%) Retail
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 181 (68.56%) Developer
2 57 (21.59%) RAD Developer
3 53 (20.08%) Excel Developer
4 47 (17.80%) VBA Developer
5 44 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
6 35 (13.26%) C# Developer
7 33 (12.50%) Analyst
8 28 (10.61%) Java Developer
9 23 (8.71%) Business Analyst
10 21 (7.95%) Senior Developer
11 19 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (6.82%) Team Leader
12 18 (6.82%) .NET Team Leader
13 17 (6.44%) Project Manager
13 17 (6.44%) Front Office Developer
14 16 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
15 11 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
15 11 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
16 10 (3.79%) SQL Developer
17 9 (3.41%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (39.02%) .NET
2 53 (20.08%) HTML
3 44 (16.67%) SOAP
4 43 (16.29%) WCF
5 42 (15.91%) Web Services
6 37 (14.02%) REST
7 36 (13.64%) CSS
8 27 (10.23%) jQuery
9 25 (9.47%) WPF
10 23 (8.71%) ASP.NET
11 21 (7.95%) Spring
11 21 (7.95%) .NET Framework
12 20 (7.58%) Struts
12 20 (7.58%) Entity Framework
13 19 (7.20%) XML
14 18 (6.82%) J2EE
14 18 (6.82%) HTML5
15 14 (5.30%) WinForms
16 12 (4.55%) XSLT
16 12 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (32.20%) Derivative
2 41 (15.53%) Computer Science
3 40 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 32 (12.12%) Fixed Income
5 29 (10.98%) Management Information System
5 29 (10.98%) Equity Derivative
6 26 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (7.20%) Hedge funds
8 16 (6.06%) Equities
9 13 (4.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 11 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
11 10 (3.79%) Data Centre
12 9 (3.41%) Data Structures
13 8 (3.03%) Algorithms
14 6 (2.27%) Client/Server
14 6 (2.27%) Grid Computing
15 5 (1.89%) Physics
16 3 (1.14%) Market Risk
16 3 (1.14%) User Experience
16 3 (1.14%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.95%) UNIX
1 21 (7.95%) Windows
2 8 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (29.55%) Scrum
3 56 (21.21%) OO
4 41 (15.53%) Project Management
5 35 (13.26%) MVC
6 31 (11.74%) TDD
7 29 (10.98%) Risk Management
8 28 (10.61%) Waterfall
8 28 (10.61%) SDLC
9 27 (10.23%) UML
10 26 (9.85%) RUP
10 26 (9.85%) Information Security Management
10 26 (9.85%) Security Management
10 26 (9.85%) Information Security
10 26 (9.85%) ISMS
10 26 (9.85%) OWASP
11 24 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 24 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (8.71%) Dependency Injection
13 22 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.48%) SQL
2 123 (46.59%) C#
3 92 (34.85%) VBA
4 70 (26.52%) Java
5 42 (15.91%) Python
6 29 (10.98%) C++
7 24 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 12 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.79%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.79%) C
11 5 (1.89%) PHP
11 5 (1.89%) VBScript
12 4 (1.52%) XPath
12 4 (1.52%) R
13 3 (1.14%) F#
13 3 (1.14%) Haskell
13 3 (1.14%) Ruby
14 2 (0.76%) XQuery
14 2 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (18.94%) Degree
2 12 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.76%) PMP
4 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.76%) OCA
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) WCAG
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (3.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.15%) Oracle
3 11 (4.17%) hybris
4 10 (3.79%) SAP
4 10 (3.79%) Siebel
5 9 (3.41%) Sybase
6 5 (1.89%) Adobe
7 4 (1.52%) IBM
7 4 (1.52%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.52%) Tableau
7 4 (1.52%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.14%) Google
8 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.14%) SimCorp
8 3 (1.14%) HP
9 2 (0.76%) Perforce
10 1 (0.38%) Telerik
10 1 (0.38%) Endeca
10 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago