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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 517 442 441
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 95 189 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 82 149 147
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £73,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -34 25 £70,000 +75.00% 4
Harrow +10 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 143 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (46.18%) Finance
3 93 (37.35%) SQL
4 92 (36.95%) C#
4 92 (36.95%) VBA
5 69 (27.71%) Front Office
6 63 (25.30%) .NET
7 56 (22.49%) Fixed Income
8 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
9 51 (20.48%) Scrum
10 48 (19.28%) Derivative
10 48 (19.28%) Waterfall
11 43 (17.27%) Java
11 43 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 39 (15.66%) Degree
13 38 (15.26%) TDD
13 38 (15.26%) OO
14 37 (14.86%) Asset Management
14 37 (14.86%) Analytics
15 35 (14.06%) DSDM
15 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
16 33 (13.25%) HTML
17 31 (12.45%) RUP
18 30 (12.05%) C++
18 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (11.65%) CSS
20 27 (10.84%) Project Management
21 25 (10.04%) MS Excel
21 25 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
22 24 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.01%) CMS
2 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.80%) IIS
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.80%) Lync
4 2 (0.80%) Node.js
4 2 (0.80%) GemFire
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.81%) MS Office
5 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (4.02%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.01%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) Tridion
3 2 (0.80%) Endur
3 2 (0.80%) Findur
3 2 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.02%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.22%) QlikView
6 12 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.61%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.22%) Ant
1 13 (5.22%) Maven
2 12 (4.82%) JIRA
2 12 (4.82%) Selenium
3 11 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.02%) WATIR
4 10 (4.02%) Subversion
5 9 (3.61%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.61%) JUnit
7 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.80%) Omnis Studio
7 2 (0.80%) Appium
7 2 (0.80%) CasperJS
7 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.80%) Grunt
7 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.80%) NetBeans
General
1 115 (46.18%) Finance
2 69 (27.71%) Front Office
3 23 (9.24%) Banking
4 20 (8.03%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.22%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.61%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.01%) Publishing
7 5 (2.01%) Games
8 4 (1.61%) Back Office
8 4 (1.61%) Retail
9 3 (1.20%) Law
10 2 (0.80%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 155 (62.25%) Developer
2 52 (20.88%) RAD Developer
3 45 (18.07%) Analyst
4 42 (16.87%) Business Analyst
5 41 (16.47%) Excel Developer
6 33 (13.25%) VBA Developer
7 24 (9.64%) Agile Business Analyst
8 23 (9.24%) C# Developer
9 22 (8.84%) Excel VBA Developer
10 16 (6.43%) Project Manager
11 15 (6.02%) .NET Developer
12 13 (5.22%) Senior Developer
12 13 (5.22%) UML Business Analyst
12 13 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.82%) Front Office Developer
14 10 (4.02%) SQL Developer
14 10 (4.02%) Test Engineer
15 9 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (25.30%) .NET
2 33 (13.25%) HTML
3 29 (11.65%) CSS
4 24 (9.64%) ASP.NET
4 24 (9.64%) jQuery
5 21 (8.43%) XML
6 18 (7.23%) Web Services
7 17 (6.83%) RESTful
8 11 (4.42%) JSON
9 9 (3.61%) HTML5
9 9 (3.61%) WPF
10 8 (3.21%) WCF
10 8 (3.21%) WinForms
11 7 (2.81%) Ajax
11 7 (2.81%) J2EE
12 6 (2.41%) JSP
13 5 (2.01%) XSLT
13 5 (2.01%) Spring
13 5 (2.01%) Mustache
13 5 (2.01%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.49%) Fixed Income
2 48 (19.28%) Derivative
3 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.83%) User Experience
4 17 (6.83%) Equity Derivative
5 16 (6.43%) Hedge funds
5 16 (6.43%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.02%) Equities
7 14 (5.62%) Mathematics
8 12 (4.82%) Mobile App
9 10 (4.02%) Blog
9 10 (4.02%) W3C
10 9 (3.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 7 (2.81%) Credit Derivative
12 6 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (2.01%) Management Information System
13 5 (2.01%) Market Risk
14 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.62%) Windows
2 13 (5.22%) Linux
3 11 (4.42%) UNIX
4 2 (0.80%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (20.48%) Scrum
3 48 (19.28%) Waterfall
4 43 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (15.26%) TDD
5 38 (15.26%) OO
6 37 (14.86%) Asset Management
6 37 (14.86%) Analytics
7 35 (14.06%) DSDM
8 31 (12.45%) RUP
9 27 (10.84%) Project Management
10 24 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (9.24%) UML
12 22 (8.84%) PRINCE2
13 20 (8.03%) MVC
14 19 (7.63%) GAP Analysis
15 18 (7.23%) BDD
16 17 (6.83%) Portfolio Management
16 17 (6.83%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 93 (37.35%) SQL
2 92 (36.95%) C#
2 92 (36.95%) VBA
3 43 (17.27%) Java
4 30 (12.05%) C++
5 18 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.62%) Python
7 11 (4.42%) VBScript
8 10 (4.02%) VB
9 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.21%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.81%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.01%) Scala
11 5 (2.01%) PHP
11 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.80%) Ruby
12 2 (0.80%) XPath
12 2 (0.80%) Perl
12 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (15.66%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.01%) ISEB
4 5 (2.01%) CFA
4 5 (2.01%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.61%) PMP
5 4 (1.61%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.61%) PgMP
6 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.80%) MCTS
7 2 (0.80%) MCPD
7 2 (0.80%) CISSP
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.42%) Solvency II
2 10 (4.02%) WCAG
3 8 (3.21%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.83%) Oracle
3 6 (2.41%) Reuters
3 6 (2.41%) Bloomberg
4 5 (2.01%) IBM
5 4 (1.61%) Zend
5 4 (1.61%) Google
5 4 (1.61%) Cognos
6 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.20%) HP
6 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 2 (0.80%) OpenLink
7 2 (0.80%) Meridio
7 2 (0.80%) SimCorp
7 2 (0.80%) Open Text
7 2 (0.80%) Sencha
8 1 (0.40%) Alterian
8 1 (0.40%) Unica
8 1 (0.40%) Northgate
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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