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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 480 507 440
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -67
Permanent jobs citing RAD 147 153 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 134 124 119
Average salary £70,000 £64,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +12.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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
37842 40817 37297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.39% 84.69% 84.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 33850 30813
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 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +37 32 £70,000 -6.66% 2
Dagenham +13 17 £60,000 +9.09%
Harrow +7 2 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 126 (51.01%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.15%) SQL
3 106 (42.91%) Finance
4 105 (42.51%) C#
5 96 (38.87%) Front Office
6 95 (38.46%) VBA
7 93 (37.65%) .NET
8 86 (34.82%) Derivative
9 77 (31.17%) Scrum
10 66 (26.72%) SQL Server
11 60 (24.29%) Java
12 50 (20.24%) Microsoft
13 47 (19.03%) OO
14 44 (17.81%) HTML
14 44 (17.81%) Degree
15 41 (16.60%) Python
16 40 (16.19%) Web Services
17 38 (15.38%) Mathematics
18 36 (14.57%) Computer Science
18 36 (14.57%) WCF
18 36 (14.57%) SOAP
18 36 (14.57%) SDLC
19 35 (14.17%) Oracle
20 33 (13.36%) MVC
21 32 (12.96%) QA
21 32 (12.96%) Fixed Income
21 32 (12.96%) TDD
22 31 (12.55%) Project Management
23 30 (12.15%) Risk Management
23 30 (12.15%) Equity Derivative

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (4.45%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.05%) GlassFish
2 10 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 10 (4.05%) IIS
2 10 (4.05%) JBoss
2 10 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.02%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 22 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.83%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.02%) MS Project
4 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.21%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.40%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.40%) Unica
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.40%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.40%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.40%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) SaaS
2 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.88%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.86%) Big Data
9 9 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.43%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.02%) Event Store
11 5 (2.02%) Sqoop
11 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.02%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.02%) EDMS
11 5 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Visual Studio
1 14 (5.67%) Maven
2 11 (4.45%) Ant
3 10 (4.05%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.24%) Selenium
5 7 (2.83%) WATIR
6 6 (2.43%) Moq
6 6 (2.43%) NetBeans
7 5 (2.02%) Subversion
7 5 (2.02%) Omnis Studio
7 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.21%) JIRA
8 3 (1.21%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.40%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.40%) MSTest
9 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 106 (42.91%) Finance
2 96 (38.87%) Front Office
3 23 (9.31%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.50%) Banking
5 19 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.45%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.24%) Games
8 5 (2.02%) Marketing
8 5 (2.02%) Back Office
9 4 (1.62%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 164 (66.40%) Developer
2 58 (23.48%) RAD Developer
3 52 (21.05%) Excel Developer
4 47 (19.03%) VBA Developer
5 43 (17.41%) Excel VBA Developer
6 35 (14.17%) Analyst
7 25 (10.12%) Business Analyst
7 25 (10.12%) Java Developer
8 24 (9.72%) C# Developer
9 17 (6.88%) Front Office Developer
10 16 (6.48%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 12 (4.86%) SQL Developer
12 12 (4.86%) .NET Team Leader
12 12 (4.86%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.45%) Financial Business Analyst
13 11 (4.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 10 (4.05%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (4.05%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (37.65%) .NET
2 44 (17.81%) HTML
3 40 (16.19%) Web Services
4 36 (14.57%) SOAP
4 36 (14.57%) WCF
5 29 (11.74%) REST
6 28 (11.34%) CSS
7 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET
8 21 (8.50%) jQuery
9 19 (7.69%) Struts
10 18 (7.29%) Spring
10 18 (7.29%) HTML5
11 16 (6.48%) WPF
12 14 (5.67%) Entity Framework
12 14 (5.67%) .NET Framework
12 14 (5.67%) J2EE
13 13 (5.26%) XML
14 12 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (4.05%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 86 (34.82%) Derivative
2 38 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 36 (14.57%) Computer Science
4 32 (12.96%) Fixed Income
5 30 (12.15%) Equity Derivative
6 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (8.91%) Management Information System
8 18 (7.29%) Hedge funds
9 14 (5.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 12 (4.86%) Credit Derivative
11 8 (3.24%) User Experience
12 7 (2.83%) Mobile App
12 7 (2.83%) Blog
12 7 (2.83%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.83%) Algorithms
12 7 (2.83%) Equities
12 7 (2.83%) W3C
13 6 (2.43%) Grid Computing
14 5 (2.02%) Physics
14 5 (2.02%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.10%) UNIX
2 19 (7.69%) Windows
3 8 (3.24%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (51.01%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (31.17%) Scrum
3 47 (19.03%) OO
4 36 (14.57%) SDLC
5 33 (13.36%) MVC
6 32 (12.96%) TDD
7 31 (12.55%) Project Management
8 30 (12.15%) Risk Management
9 29 (11.74%) RUP
10 25 (10.12%) UML
10 25 (10.12%) Waterfall
11 24 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (8.50%) Analytics
13 20 (8.10%) ISMS
13 20 (8.10%) OWASP
13 20 (8.10%) Information Security
13 20 (8.10%) DSDM
13 20 (8.10%) Information Security Management
13 20 (8.10%) Security Management
14 19 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (46.15%) SQL
2 105 (42.51%) C#
3 95 (38.46%) VBA
4 60 (24.29%) Java
5 41 (16.60%) Python
6 23 (9.31%) C++
7 21 (8.50%) JavaScript
8 12 (4.86%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.64%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.24%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.43%) C
12 5 (2.02%) VBScript
13 4 (1.62%) R
14 3 (1.21%) Haskell
14 3 (1.21%) F#
14 3 (1.21%) PHP
14 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.81%) VB
15 2 (0.81%) Perl
15 2 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (17.81%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.81%) PMP
4 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.96%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) WCAG
3 2 (0.81%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.02%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.17%) Oracle
3 10 (4.05%) hybris
4 9 (3.64%) Sybase
5 6 (2.43%) Siebel
6 5 (2.02%) IBM
6 5 (2.02%) SAP
6 5 (2.02%) Adobe
7 4 (1.62%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.21%) SimCorp
8 3 (1.21%) Google
8 3 (1.21%) Reuters
9 2 (0.81%) HP
9 2 (0.81%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.40%) Cognos
10 1 (0.40%) Northgate
10 1 (0.40%) Civica
10 1 (0.40%) Capita
10 1 (0.40%) Orchard
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
DigitasLBi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago