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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 519 467 432
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -35
Permanent jobs citing RAD 88 182 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 152 158
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +19.44%
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
35998 38016 36575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.13% 83.68% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29996 31058 30564
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 -19 19 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 128 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (47.93%) Finance
3 76 (35.02%) SQL
4 75 (34.56%) C#
5 73 (33.64%) VBA
6 66 (30.41%) Front Office
7 52 (23.96%) Waterfall
8 51 (23.50%) .NET
9 50 (23.04%) Derivative
10 49 (22.58%) Fixed Income
11 48 (22.12%) Scrum
12 45 (20.74%) TDD
13 43 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (18.43%) SQL Server
15 39 (17.97%) Java
15 39 (17.97%) Degree
16 36 (16.59%) DSDM
17 35 (16.13%) RUP
17 35 (16.13%) OO
18 33 (15.21%) Analytics
19 31 (14.29%) Asset Management
20 28 (12.90%) Project Management
20 28 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (11.98%) UML
22 24 (11.06%) C++
22 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
23 23 (10.60%) Banking
24 22 (10.14%) PRINCE2
24 22 (10.14%) MS Excel
24 22 (10.14%) Telecoms

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
2 5 (2.30%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.30%) CMS
3 4 (1.84%) JBoss
3 4 (1.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.84%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.92%) Node.js
4 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.46%) SAS
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.46%) GemFire
Applications
1 22 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.15%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.15%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.23%) MS Office
4 5 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (4.61%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.76%) Bond Adapt
3 4 (1.84%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.92%) Endur
4 2 (0.92%) Findur
5 1 (0.46%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.46%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.53%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.07%) QlikView
6 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.46%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (6.91%) Selenium
2 13 (5.99%) WATIR
3 12 (5.53%) Ant
3 12 (5.53%) Maven
4 5 (2.30%) JIRA
4 5 (2.30%) JUnit
4 5 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.84%) Subversion
6 3 (1.38%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.92%) Appium
7 2 (0.92%) CasperJS
7 2 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.92%) Grunt
7 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.92%) Omnis Studio
7 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.92%) NetBeans
General
1 104 (47.93%) Finance
2 66 (30.41%) Front Office
3 23 (10.60%) Banking
4 22 (10.14%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.91%) Investment Banking
6 12 (5.53%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.30%) Back Office
7 5 (2.30%) Publishing
8 4 (1.84%) Games
9 2 (0.92%) Law
9 2 (0.92%) Retail
10 1 (0.46%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 125 (57.60%) Developer
2 45 (20.74%) Analyst
3 42 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 40 (18.43%) RAD Developer
5 32 (14.75%) Excel Developer
6 27 (12.44%) VBA Developer
7 24 (11.06%) Agile Business Analyst
8 18 (8.29%) Excel VBA Developer
9 14 (6.45%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.99%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.99%) Test Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) SQL Developer
11 11 (5.07%) UML Business Analyst
11 11 (5.07%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 11 (5.07%) Financial Business Analyst
12 10 (4.61%) Java Developer
13 9 (4.15%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.15%) Programme Manager
14 8 (3.69%) Front Office Developer
15 7 (3.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.50%) .NET
2 20 (9.22%) HTML
3 14 (6.45%) CSS
3 14 (6.45%) Web Services
4 13 (5.99%) XML
4 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.53%) jQuery
6 8 (3.69%) J2EE
7 7 (3.23%) SOAP
7 7 (3.23%) RESTful
7 7 (3.23%) HTML5
8 6 (2.76%) WPF
8 6 (2.76%) REST
8 6 (2.76%) Struts
8 6 (2.76%) JSON
8 6 (2.76%) Spring
8 6 (2.76%) Ajax
9 5 (2.30%) XSLT
9 5 (2.30%) WinForms
10 4 (1.84%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.04%) Derivative
2 49 (22.58%) Fixed Income
3 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 17 (7.83%) User Experience
6 16 (7.37%) Equity Derivative
7 15 (6.91%) Computer Science
7 15 (6.91%) Hedge funds
7 15 (6.91%) Mobile App
8 13 (5.99%) Blog
8 13 (5.99%) W3C
8 13 (5.99%) Equities
9 12 (5.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (3.69%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (3.23%) Open Source
12 5 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.84%) PMI
14 3 (1.38%) Exotic Derivative
14 3 (1.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.99%) Windows
2 10 (4.61%) UNIX
3 5 (2.30%) Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Android
4 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.96%) Waterfall
3 48 (22.12%) Scrum
4 45 (20.74%) TDD
5 43 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (16.59%) DSDM
7 35 (16.13%) OO
7 35 (16.13%) RUP
8 33 (15.21%) Analytics
9 31 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 28 (12.90%) Project Management
11 26 (11.98%) UML
12 22 (10.14%) PRINCE2
13 21 (9.68%) BDD
14 19 (8.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (7.83%) Supplier Management
16 16 (7.37%) Portfolio Management
16 16 (7.37%) Kanban
17 15 (6.91%) GAP Analysis
18 13 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.02%) SQL
2 75 (34.56%) C#
3 73 (33.64%) VBA
4 39 (17.97%) Java
5 24 (11.06%) C++
6 16 (7.37%) Python
7 13 (5.99%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.15%) VBScript
9 8 (3.69%) VB
10 7 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.23%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.76%) Scala
12 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.92%) Ruby
13 2 (0.92%) XPath
13 2 (0.92%) PHP
14 1 (0.46%) Perl
14 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (17.97%) Degree
2 9 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.84%) PMP
4 4 (1.84%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.84%) CFA
4 4 (1.84%) PgMP
5 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.92%) MCPD
5 2 (0.92%) ISEB
5 2 (0.92%) CISSP
5 2 (0.92%) MCTS
6 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) WCAG
2 11 (5.07%) Solvency II
3 5 (2.30%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.37%) Oracle
3 6 (2.76%) Reuters
3 6 (2.76%) Bloomberg
4 4 (1.84%) SimCorp
4 4 (1.84%) hybris
5 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.92%) IBM
6 2 (0.92%) Cognos
6 2 (0.92%) Adobe
6 2 (0.92%) HP
6 2 (0.92%) Sencha
6 2 (0.92%) Meridio
6 2 (0.92%) OpenLink
6 2 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) Unica
7 1 (0.46%) Zend
7 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.46%) Alterian
7 1 (0.46%) Cognizant
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Salary: £28k to £35k
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago