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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 528 479 445
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -34
Permanent jobs citing RAD 108 177 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.43% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 161 166
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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
37920 41195 37356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.84% 83.69% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31640 33911 31232
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 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 5 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 +38 37 £70,000 - 2
Harrow +11 2 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 115 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.51%) Finance
3 79 (38.54%) C#
4 71 (34.63%) SQL
5 70 (34.15%) Front Office
6 66 (32.20%) VBA
7 64 (31.22%) Derivative
8 60 (29.27%) .NET
9 57 (27.80%) Scrum
10 45 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 41 (20.00%) Java
11 41 (20.00%) Fixed Income
12 36 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (17.56%) Waterfall
13 35 (17.07%) DSDM
14 34 (16.59%) RUP
14 34 (16.59%) Degree
15 33 (16.10%) TDD
15 33 (16.10%) OO
16 31 (15.12%) Microsoft
17 28 (13.66%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (13.66%) Analytics
18 27 (13.17%) Mathematics
19 26 (12.68%) Banking
19 26 (12.68%) UML
19 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (12.20%) MS Excel
21 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
22 23 (11.22%) Python
22 23 (11.22%) Asset Management

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
1 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.41%) JBoss
2 7 (3.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.41%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (1.46%) IIS
4 3 (1.46%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.49%) SAS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.88%) MS Office
3 9 (4.39%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.98%) MS Project
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.93%) Bond Adapt
3 5 (2.44%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.49%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.49%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.49%) Unica
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.49%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.49%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.49%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.49%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.39%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.90%) QlikView
9 6 (2.93%) Big Data
10 5 (2.44%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.46%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) Ant
1 14 (6.83%) Selenium
1 14 (6.83%) Maven
2 13 (6.34%) WATIR
3 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.44%) JUnit
4 5 (2.44%) JIRA
5 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.46%) Omnis Studio
5 3 (1.46%) Subversion
5 3 (1.46%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.98%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 81 (39.51%) Finance
2 70 (34.15%) Front Office
3 26 (12.68%) Banking
4 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
5 21 (10.24%) Investment Banking
6 16 (7.80%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.41%) Back Office
8 5 (2.44%) Publishing
8 5 (2.44%) Games
9 3 (1.46%) Marketing
9 3 (1.46%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 123 (60.00%) Developer
2 44 (21.46%) Analyst
3 41 (20.00%) RAD Developer
4 40 (19.51%) Business Analyst
5 31 (15.12%) Excel Developer
6 26 (12.68%) VBA Developer
7 22 (10.73%) Agile Business Analyst
8 20 (9.76%) Excel VBA Developer
9 14 (6.83%) Test Engineer
9 14 (6.83%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.34%) Java Developer
10 13 (6.34%) Financial Business Analyst
10 13 (6.34%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.88%) C# Developer
13 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Developer
13 9 (4.39%) Quantitative Developer
14 7 (3.41%) UML Business Analyst
14 7 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (2.93%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.27%) .NET
2 20 (9.76%) HTML
2 20 (9.76%) Web Services
3 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET
4 14 (6.83%) SOAP
5 11 (5.37%) CSS
5 11 (5.37%) REST
6 10 (4.88%) HTML5
6 10 (4.88%) Struts
6 10 (4.88%) J2EE
7 9 (4.39%) XML
7 9 (4.39%) Spring
8 8 (3.90%) jQuery
9 7 (3.41%) JSTL
9 7 (3.41%) OSGi
10 6 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.44%) XSLT
11 5 (2.44%) WPF
12 4 (1.95%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (31.22%) Derivative
2 41 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 27 (13.17%) Mathematics
4 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (9.27%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (8.78%) Computer Science
7 16 (7.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 14 (6.83%) User Experience
9 13 (6.34%) Mobile App
9 13 (6.34%) Hedge funds
9 13 (6.34%) Blog
9 13 (6.34%) W3C
10 11 (5.37%) Credit Derivative
11 10 (4.88%) Equities
12 9 (4.39%) Management Information System
13 7 (3.41%) Open Source
14 4 (1.95%) Market Risk
14 4 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (1.46%) Exotic Derivative
15 3 (1.46%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.32%) Windows
2 12 (5.85%) UNIX
3 6 (2.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.80%) Scrum
3 36 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (17.56%) Waterfall
4 35 (17.07%) DSDM
5 34 (16.59%) RUP
6 33 (16.10%) TDD
6 33 (16.10%) OO
7 28 (13.66%) Analytics
8 26 (12.68%) UML
9 23 (11.22%) Asset Management
10 21 (10.24%) BDD
11 18 (8.78%) Project Management
12 17 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (7.80%) Kanban
13 16 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (7.80%) Software Engineering
14 15 (7.32%) Business Analysis
14 15 (7.32%) Fund Management
15 14 (6.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 79 (38.54%) C#
2 71 (34.63%) SQL
3 66 (32.20%) VBA
4 41 (20.00%) Java
5 23 (11.22%) Python
6 15 (7.32%) C++
7 13 (6.34%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.85%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.90%) VBScript
10 6 (2.93%) Scala
10 6 (2.93%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.44%) VB
12 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.46%) PHP
13 3 (1.46%) R
14 2 (0.98%) XPath
15 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (16.59%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.98%) PgMP
5 2 (0.98%) MCTS
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) MCPD
5 2 (0.98%) ISEB
5 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.98%) PMP
5 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CISSP
6 1 (0.49%) CFA
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.34%) WCAG
2 10 (4.88%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.49%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.76%) Oracle
3 7 (3.41%) hybris
4 5 (2.44%) Reuters
4 5 (2.44%) Bloomberg
4 5 (2.44%) SimCorp
5 4 (1.95%) Sybase
6 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.46%) Adobe
7 2 (0.98%) Meridio
7 2 (0.98%) HP
7 2 (0.98%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.98%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.49%) Siebel
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) Endeca
8 1 (0.49%) Northgate
8 1 (0.49%) Civica
8 1 (0.49%) Capita
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