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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 488 502 443
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -59
Permanent jobs citing RAD 125 156 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.38% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 116 148 152
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +49 38 £70,000 -3.44% 5
Harrow +5 2 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 116 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (40.55%) C#
3 80 (36.87%) SQL
4 78 (35.94%) Front Office
5 77 (35.48%) Finance
6 73 (33.64%) VBA
7 72 (33.18%) Derivative
8 68 (31.34%) .NET
9 61 (28.11%) Scrum
10 49 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 47 (21.66%) Java
12 40 (18.43%) Fixed Income
13 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
14 33 (15.21%) OO
14 33 (15.21%) Waterfall
15 32 (14.75%) DSDM
15 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (14.75%) Degree
16 31 (14.29%) RUP
17 30 (13.82%) Python
18 29 (13.36%) TDD
18 29 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (12.90%) HTML
20 27 (12.44%) Oracle
20 27 (12.44%) UML
20 27 (12.44%) Mathematics
21 26 (11.98%) Banking
21 26 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
22 25 (11.52%) MS Excel
23 24 (11.06%) Web Services

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 7 (3.23%) JBoss
1 7 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 7 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 7 (3.23%) GlassFish
2 5 (2.30%) CMS
2 5 (2.30%) IIS
2 5 (2.30%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) SAS
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.07%) MS Office
3 10 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.15%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.30%) MS Project
5 5 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Bond Adapt
2 5 (2.30%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (1.84%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.46%) Unica
4 1 (0.46%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.46%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.46%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.46%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.46%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.46%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.46%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.61%) Big Data
8 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.30%) QlikView
10 5 (2.30%) Sqoop
10 5 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.30%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.30%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.46%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Selenium
2 13 (5.99%) WATIR
2 13 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.53%) Ant
3 12 (5.53%) Maven
4 7 (3.23%) NetBeans
4 7 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.76%) Omnis Studio
6 5 (2.30%) JUnit
7 3 (1.38%) JIRA
7 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.92%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.46%) Subversion
9 1 (0.46%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 78 (35.94%) Front Office
2 77 (35.48%) Finance
3 26 (11.98%) Banking
4 22 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 22 (10.14%) Telecoms
5 17 (7.83%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.23%) Back Office
7 5 (2.30%) Games
7 5 (2.30%) Publishing
7 5 (2.30%) Marketing
8 4 (1.84%) Retail
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 135 (62.21%) Developer
2 43 (19.82%) RAD Developer
3 41 (18.89%) Analyst
4 37 (17.05%) Business Analyst
5 35 (16.13%) Excel Developer
6 31 (14.29%) VBA Developer
7 24 (11.06%) Excel VBA Developer
8 19 (8.76%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (7.83%) Java Developer
10 14 (6.45%) Test Engineer
10 14 (6.45%) SQL Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Financial Business Analyst
11 13 (5.99%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 11 (5.07%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.07%) Quantitative Developer
12 11 (5.07%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.61%) Front Office Developer
14 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Developer
15 7 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
15 7 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.34%) .NET
2 28 (12.90%) HTML
3 24 (11.06%) Web Services
4 19 (8.76%) ASP.NET
4 19 (8.76%) SOAP
5 15 (6.91%) HTML5
6 14 (6.45%) Struts
6 14 (6.45%) REST
7 12 (5.53%) CSS
8 10 (4.61%) jQuery
9 9 (4.15%) J2EE
9 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.69%) XML
10 8 (3.69%) Spring
11 7 (3.23%) JSTL
11 7 (3.23%) Ajax
11 7 (3.23%) XSLT
11 7 (3.23%) JSP
11 7 (3.23%) OSGi
12 6 (2.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (33.18%) Derivative
2 40 (18.43%) Fixed Income
3 29 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (12.44%) Mathematics
5 22 (10.14%) Equity Derivative
6 20 (9.22%) Computer Science
7 18 (8.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 15 (6.91%) Hedge funds
9 13 (5.99%) Mobile App
9 13 (5.99%) User Experience
9 13 (5.99%) Blog
9 13 (5.99%) W3C
10 11 (5.07%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
11 9 (4.15%) Equities
12 7 (3.23%) Open Source
13 5 (2.30%) Grid Computing
14 4 (1.84%) Exotic Derivative
14 4 (1.84%) Market Risk
15 3 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.76%) Windows
2 16 (7.37%) UNIX
3 8 (3.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.11%) Scrum
3 33 (15.21%) OO
3 33 (15.21%) Waterfall
4 32 (14.75%) DSDM
4 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (14.29%) RUP
6 29 (13.36%) TDD
7 27 (12.44%) UML
8 24 (11.06%) Analytics
9 23 (10.60%) Asset Management
10 22 (10.14%) Risk Management
10 22 (10.14%) BDD
11 19 (8.76%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.29%) Project Management
13 16 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (7.37%) MVC
13 16 (7.37%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.37%) Kanban
14 15 (6.91%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (40.55%) C#
2 80 (36.87%) SQL
3 73 (33.64%) VBA
4 47 (21.66%) Java
5 30 (13.82%) Python
6 19 (8.76%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.83%) C++
8 14 (6.45%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.61%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.76%) Scala
12 5 (2.30%) VBScript
13 4 (1.84%) R
14 2 (0.92%) Haskell
14 2 (0.92%) F#
14 2 (0.92%) VB
14 2 (0.92%) PHP
14 2 (0.92%) XPath
15 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.92%) ISEB
4 2 (0.92%) PMP
4 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.92%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.92%) MCTS
4 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.92%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) QA
1 13 (5.99%) WCAG
2 2 (0.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (2.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.44%) Oracle
3 7 (3.23%) hybris
4 6 (2.76%) Adobe
4 6 (2.76%) Sybase
5 5 (2.30%) SimCorp
5 5 (2.30%) Reuters
5 5 (2.30%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.92%) HP
7 2 (0.92%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.92%) Meridio
8 1 (0.46%) Alterian
8 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.46%) Endeca
8 1 (0.46%) Northgate
8 1 (0.46%) Civica
8 1 (0.46%) Capita
8 1 (0.46%) Orchard
8 1 (0.46%) Cognos
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