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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 493 504 462
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -42
Permanent jobs citing RAD 154 161 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 145 142 129
Average salary £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,913 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +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
38154 42318 37567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.37% 84.72% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32031 35161 31211
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 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 June 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 +62 49 £70,000 -5.08% 6
Dagenham - 12 £60,000 -
Harrow +7 2 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 127 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (45.90%) SQL
3 103 (42.21%) C#
4 94 (38.52%) Front Office
5 93 (38.11%) Finance
6 89 (36.48%) VBA
6 89 (36.48%) .NET
7 87 (35.66%) Derivative
8 73 (29.92%) Scrum
9 61 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 54 (22.13%) Java
11 49 (20.08%) Microsoft
12 48 (19.67%) OO
13 46 (18.85%) SDLC
14 39 (15.98%) HTML
15 37 (15.16%) Degree
16 36 (14.75%) Web Services
16 36 (14.75%) Python
17 35 (14.34%) Fixed Income
18 33 (13.52%) Mathematics
19 32 (13.11%) TDD
20 30 (12.30%) SOAP
20 30 (12.30%) Oracle
20 30 (12.30%) Computer Science
21 29 (11.89%) WCF
21 29 (11.89%) RUP
21 29 (11.89%) DSDM
22 28 (11.48%) Equity Derivative
22 28 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
22 28 (11.48%) Waterfall

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (3.69%) IIS
2 7 (2.87%) JBoss
2 7 (2.87%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.87%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.87%) GlassFish
2 7 (2.87%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.05%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.05%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.87%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.87%) MS Office
3 6 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.05%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Bond Adapt
2 4 (1.64%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.41%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.41%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.41%) Unica
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.41%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.41%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.41%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.41%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.41%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.74%) Relational Database
7 13 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (4.51%) Big Data
9 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.87%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.46%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.05%) Event Store
12 5 (2.05%) Sqoop
12 5 (2.05%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.05%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.05%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (5.33%) Maven
1 13 (5.33%) Selenium
2 12 (4.92%) WATIR
2 12 (4.92%) Ant
2 12 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.69%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.28%) NetBeans
5 7 (2.87%) Omnis Studio
6 5 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.05%) Moq
6 5 (2.05%) JUnit
7 3 (1.23%) JIRA
8 2 (0.82%) Subversion
8 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.41%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
General
1 94 (38.52%) Front Office
2 93 (38.11%) Finance
3 23 (9.43%) Banking
4 21 (8.61%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.61%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.74%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.28%) Games
7 6 (2.46%) Back Office
8 5 (2.05%) Marketing
9 4 (1.64%) Retail
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 160 (65.57%) Developer
2 55 (22.54%) RAD Developer
3 49 (20.08%) Excel Developer
4 45 (18.44%) VBA Developer
5 40 (16.39%) Excel VBA Developer
5 40 (16.39%) Analyst
6 31 (12.70%) Business Analyst
7 21 (8.61%) Java Developer
8 20 (8.20%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.56%) Front Office Developer
9 16 (6.56%) Agile Business Analyst
10 14 (5.74%) SQL Developer
11 13 (5.33%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.92%) Financial Business Analyst
12 12 (4.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 11 (4.51%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (4.51%) Quantitative Developer
13 11 (4.51%) Senior Developer
14 10 (4.10%) .NET Developer
15 8 (3.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (36.48%) .NET
2 39 (15.98%) HTML
3 36 (14.75%) Web Services
4 30 (12.30%) SOAP
5 29 (11.89%) WCF
6 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET
6 23 (9.43%) REST
7 21 (8.61%) CSS
8 17 (6.97%) HTML5
9 16 (6.56%) jQuery
9 16 (6.56%) Struts
10 14 (5.74%) WPF
11 12 (4.92%) XML
12 11 (4.51%) Spring
12 11 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (4.10%) XSLT
14 9 (3.69%) J2EE
14 9 (3.69%) Ajax
14 9 (3.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 87 (35.66%) Derivative
2 35 (14.34%) Fixed Income
3 33 (13.52%) Mathematics
4 30 (12.30%) Computer Science
5 28 (11.48%) Equity Derivative
6 26 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (6.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 17 (6.97%) Management Information System
8 16 (6.56%) Hedge funds
9 13 (5.33%) User Experience
10 12 (4.92%) Mobile App
10 12 (4.92%) Blog
10 12 (4.92%) W3C
10 12 (4.92%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (2.46%) Equities
11 6 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.46%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.05%) Grid Computing
13 4 (1.64%) Physics
14 2 (0.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.20%) UNIX
1 20 (8.20%) Windows
2 10 (4.10%) Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (29.92%) Scrum
3 48 (19.67%) OO
4 46 (18.85%) SDLC
5 32 (13.11%) TDD
6 29 (11.89%) RUP
6 29 (11.89%) DSDM
7 28 (11.48%) Waterfall
8 27 (11.07%) Risk Management
8 27 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (10.25%) UML
9 25 (10.25%) MVC
10 22 (9.02%) Project Management
11 21 (8.61%) Analytics
12 20 (8.20%) Business Analysis
13 19 (7.79%) Workflow
14 18 (7.38%) Asset Management
14 18 (7.38%) BDD
15 17 (6.97%) Software Engineering
16 15 (6.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 112 (45.90%) SQL
2 103 (42.21%) C#
3 89 (36.48%) VBA
4 54 (22.13%) Java
5 36 (14.75%) Python
6 20 (8.20%) JavaScript
7 19 (7.79%) C++
8 13 (5.33%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.51%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.46%) C
11 6 (2.46%) Scala
12 5 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.05%) VBScript
13 4 (1.64%) R
14 3 (1.23%) Haskell
14 3 (1.23%) F#
14 3 (1.23%) PHP
15 2 (0.82%) Perl
15 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (15.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.82%) PMP
3 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.82%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.82%) ISEB
3 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) MCPD
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.66%) QA
2 12 (4.92%) WCAG
3 2 (0.82%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.05%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.30%) Oracle
3 9 (3.69%) Sybase
4 7 (2.87%) Adobe
4 7 (2.87%) hybris
5 4 (1.64%) SimCorp
6 3 (1.23%) Reuters
6 3 (1.23%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.23%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) HP
7 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
8 1 (0.41%) Siebel
8 1 (0.41%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.41%) Alterian
8 1 (0.41%) Meridio
8 1 (0.41%) Northgate
8 1 (0.41%) Civica
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Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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London
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
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DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base salary and benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
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