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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 481 476 424
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -52
Permanent jobs citing RAD 131 161 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 117 132 176
Average salary £67,500 £55,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
36789 37941 39275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.56% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31104 30830 33501
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 63 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Harrow -4 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 141 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (48.20%) Finance
3 105 (37.77%) VBA
4 101 (36.33%) C#
5 92 (33.09%) SQL
6 75 (26.98%) .NET
7 67 (24.10%) Front Office
8 58 (20.86%) SQL Server
9 54 (19.42%) Java
10 53 (19.06%) Fixed Income
11 52 (18.71%) Degree
11 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
12 47 (16.91%) Scrum
13 44 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (14.39%) OO
14 40 (14.39%) HTML
15 39 (14.03%) CSS
15 39 (14.03%) Waterfall
15 39 (14.03%) Derivative
16 37 (13.31%) Analytics
16 37 (13.31%) TDD
17 36 (12.95%) MS Excel
17 36 (12.95%) C++
18 35 (12.59%) RUP
18 35 (12.59%) User Acceptance Testing
19 34 (12.23%) Asset Management
19 34 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (11.87%) DSDM
21 30 (10.79%) Windows
21 30 (10.79%) jQuery

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (3.60%) SharePoint
1 10 (3.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.16%) IIS
3 4 (1.44%) CMS
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.44%) GemFire
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.08%) JBoss
4 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.72%) Lync
5 2 (0.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (12.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.40%) MS Office
3 8 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.60%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Tridion
3 2 (0.72%) Endur
3 2 (0.72%) Findur
3 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.80%) Intranet
1 5 (1.80%) Internet
2 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.68%) QlikView
4 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.24%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.04%) JIRA
2 11 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.60%) Selenium
4 9 (3.24%) Subversion
4 9 (3.24%) Maven
4 9 (3.24%) Ant
4 9 (3.24%) Apache Ivy
5 8 (2.88%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (1.80%) JUnit
7 5 (1.80%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (1.80%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.72%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.72%) Grunt
10 2 (0.72%) Appium
10 2 (0.72%) CasperJS
11 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 134 (48.20%) Finance
2 67 (24.10%) Front Office
3 26 (9.35%) Banking
4 23 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.16%) Games
7 5 (1.80%) Marketing
7 5 (1.80%) Retail
7 5 (1.80%) Advertising
8 4 (1.44%) Publishing
8 4 (1.44%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Legal
9 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.72%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 172 (61.87%) Developer
2 53 (19.06%) RAD Developer
3 47 (16.91%) Excel Developer
4 45 (16.19%) Analyst
5 40 (14.39%) Business Analyst
6 36 (12.95%) VBA Developer
7 26 (9.35%) Excel VBA Developer
8 25 (8.99%) C# Developer
9 24 (8.63%) Agile Business Analyst
10 21 (7.55%) .NET Developer
10 21 (7.55%) Project Manager
11 17 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (5.40%) Senior Developer
13 15 (5.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (5.04%) UML Business Analyst
14 14 (5.04%) Front Office Developer
15 11 (3.96%) C++ Developer
15 11 (3.96%) Junior
15 11 (3.96%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (26.98%) .NET
2 40 (14.39%) HTML
3 39 (14.03%) CSS
4 30 (10.79%) jQuery
5 29 (10.43%) ASP.NET
5 29 (10.43%) XML
6 23 (8.27%) Web Services
7 21 (7.55%) RESTful
8 16 (5.76%) WCF
9 15 (5.40%) J2EE
10 13 (4.68%) WPF
11 12 (4.32%) JSON
12 10 (3.60%) Ajax
13 9 (3.24%) JDBC
13 9 (3.24%) JSP
14 8 (2.88%) Spring
14 8 (2.88%) HTML5
15 7 (2.52%) DHTML
16 6 (2.16%) JMS
16 6 (2.16%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.06%) Fixed Income
2 39 (14.03%) Derivative
3 34 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.99%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.83%) Equity Derivative
6 16 (5.76%) Equities
7 14 (5.04%) Hedge funds
8 12 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (3.24%) Open Source
10 8 (2.88%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (2.52%) User Experience
12 5 (1.80%) Social Media
12 5 (1.80%) SWIFT
12 5 (1.80%) Blog
12 5 (1.80%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (1.44%) PMI
13 4 (1.44%) Market Risk
13 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.79%) Windows
2 22 (7.91%) Linux
3 13 (4.68%) UNIX
4 3 (1.08%) Android
5 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.91%) Scrum
3 44 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (14.39%) OO
5 39 (14.03%) Waterfall
6 37 (13.31%) Analytics
6 37 (13.31%) TDD
7 35 (12.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (12.59%) RUP
8 34 (12.23%) Asset Management
9 33 (11.87%) DSDM
10 25 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (8.99%) Project Management
11 23 (8.27%) MVC
12 22 (7.91%) GAP Analysis
13 21 (7.55%) E-Commerce
14 20 (7.19%) PRINCE2
14 20 (7.19%) UML
15 19 (6.83%) Web Development
16 17 (6.12%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (37.77%) VBA
2 101 (36.33%) C#
3 92 (33.09%) SQL
4 54 (19.42%) Java
5 36 (12.95%) C++
6 24 (8.63%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.12%) Python
8 11 (3.96%) VB
9 10 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.60%) VBScript
10 8 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.52%) PHP
12 6 (2.16%) Perl
13 5 (1.80%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.72%) Ruby
14 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.36%) F#
15 1 (0.36%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 52 (18.71%) Degree
2 10 (3.60%) ISTQB
2 10 (3.60%) ISEB
3 6 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.16%) CCNA
4 5 (1.80%) CFA
4 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.44%) PMP
5 4 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.44%) PgMP
5 4 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) MCTS
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.27%) QA
2 11 (3.96%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.12%) Oracle
3 14 (5.04%) IBM
4 8 (2.88%) HP
5 6 (2.16%) Cisco
5 6 (2.16%) Google
6 5 (1.80%) Zend
7 4 (1.44%) Cognos
7 4 (1.44%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.08%) Reuters
8 3 (1.08%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.08%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.72%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.72%) Open Text
9 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.72%) Sencha
10 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.36%) Telerik
10 1 (0.36%) Meridio
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