The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 613 642 624
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing RAD 287 270 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 216 213 185
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RAD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD within the UK.

RAD Salary Trend in the UK

RAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

RAD Salary Histogram in the UK

RAD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +41 273 £55,000 +4.76% 33
London +2 127 £65,000 - 20
South East +48 61 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +36 41 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +28 39 £35,000 -22.22% 1
City of London +20 30 £70,000 - 4
East Sussex +46 28 £60,000 +60.00%
Leeds +23 25 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Sussex +17 25 £41,000 -34.40%
Brighton +40 21 £60,000 +60.00%
Dagenham +15 19 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England -4 16 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +6 14 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Scotland -14 13 £39,000 +11.42% 3
Glasgow -4 11 £47,500 +35.71% 2
North West +9 10 £37,500 -31.81% 5
Hertfordshire -11 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Bradford - 9 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £50,000 -
Manchester +4 7 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Watford -10 7 - -
Burgess Hill - 5 £60,000 -
Luton - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +6 3 £40,000 +25.00% 1
South West -27 3 £58,750 -16.07% 3
Warwickshire - 3 £35,000 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £35,000 -
Berkshire +6 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey 0 2 £50,000 +5.26%

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 325 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (43.34%) Finance
3 219 (41.09%) SQL
4 178 (33.40%) Java
5 174 (32.65%) .NET
6 166 (31.14%) Scrum
7 156 (29.27%) Oracle
8 153 (28.71%) C#
8 153 (28.71%) Web Services
9 120 (22.51%) HTML
10 118 (22.14%) Project Management
11 115 (21.58%) QA
11 115 (21.58%) SDLC
12 112 (21.01%) Microsoft
13 106 (19.89%) Waterfall
14 104 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 101 (18.95%) Front Office
16 96 (18.01%) VBA
17 95 (17.82%) TDD
18 90 (16.89%) Degree
19 89 (16.70%) Derivative
20 88 (16.51%) OO
21 83 (15.57%) CSS
22 76 (14.26%) JavaScript
23 74 (13.88%) XML
24 72 (13.51%) Computer Science
25 66 (12.38%) Windows
26 58 (10.88%) Automated Testing
27 56 (10.51%) Unit Testing
28 55 (10.32%) REST

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (6.75%) WebSphere
2 32 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 27 (5.07%) IIS
4 24 (4.50%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 20 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 20 (3.75%) JBoss
7 13 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (2.44%) Apache
7 13 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
8 11 (2.06%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.31%) CICS
10 6 (1.13%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.13%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.94%) Node.js
11 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.94%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.75%) FileNet
12 4 (0.75%) Drupal
13 2 (0.38%) GemFire
Applications
1 51 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.88%) MS Office
2 10 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (1.69%) MS Project
4 7 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.38%) HipChat
7 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Oracle CRM
2 10 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.94%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.44%) SaaS
3 11 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.56%) GitHub
6 2 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.38%) HTTP
2 11 (2.06%) Unified Communications
3 7 (1.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) Extranet
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.44%) Relational Database
3 36 (6.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (5.63%) DB2
5 28 (5.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (4.69%) Oracle Database
7 22 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.75%) MySQL
9 20 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (3.19%) MongoDB
11 16 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (2.63%) Big Data
13 10 (1.88%) EDMS
14 9 (1.69%) Redis
14 9 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.50%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.50%) RDBMS
16 7 (1.31%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.44%) Eclipse
3 26 (4.88%) Subversion
4 24 (4.50%) Selenium
5 22 (4.13%) Maven
6 21 (3.94%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.38%) JUnit
8 16 (3.00%) Rational Application Developer
9 15 (2.81%) JIRA
10 13 (2.44%) Ant
10 13 (2.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 12 (2.25%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.88%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (1.69%) HP UFT
14 8 (1.50%) FitNesse
15 6 (1.13%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.13%) Moq
16 5 (0.94%) NUnit
16 5 (0.94%) Omnis Studio
General
1 231 (43.34%) Finance
2 101 (18.95%) Front Office
3 32 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.00%) Banking
4 25 (4.69%) Retail
5 18 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.50%) Marketing
7 8 (1.50%) Games
8 6 (1.13%) Back Office
8 6 (1.13%) Automotive
9 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.56%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 244 (45.78%) Developer
2 72 (13.51%) Analyst
3 56 (10.51%) RAD Developer
4 53 (9.94%) Excel Developer
5 52 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 47 (8.82%) VBA Developer
7 46 (8.63%) C# Developer
8 44 (8.26%) Excel VBA Developer
9 42 (7.88%) Project Manager
10 41 (7.69%) QA Engineer
11 36 (6.75%) Senior Developer
12 35 (6.57%) Business Analyst
12 35 (6.57%) Tester
13 31 (5.82%) Architect
14 29 (5.44%) Test Analyst
15 24 (4.50%) Team Leader
16 21 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
17 20 (3.75%) Software Engineer
17 20 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
18 17 (3.19%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (32.65%) .NET
2 153 (28.71%) Web Services
3 120 (22.51%) HTML
4 83 (15.57%) CSS
5 74 (13.88%) XML
6 55 (10.32%) REST
7 53 (9.94%) jQuery
7 53 (9.94%) WCF
8 50 (9.38%) SOAP
9 47 (8.82%) HTML5
10 46 (8.63%) Spring
11 45 (8.44%) Struts
12 42 (7.88%) ASP.NET
13 36 (6.75%) WPF
14 35 (6.57%) JSP
15 34 (6.38%) J2EE
16 27 (5.07%) .NET Framework
17 26 (4.88%) Ajax
18 24 (4.50%) JMS
18 24 (4.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 89 (16.70%) Derivative
2 72 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 40 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 37 (6.94%) Management Information System
5 32 (6.00%) Fixed Income
6 30 (5.63%) Equity Derivative
7 29 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (4.32%) Client/Server
9 21 (3.94%) Algorithms
10 19 (3.56%) Equities
11 18 (3.38%) Hedge funds
12 13 (2.44%) Mobile App
13 12 (2.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 12 (2.25%) Credit Derivative
14 11 (2.06%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.88%) PMI
15 10 (1.88%) Social Media
16 9 (1.69%) Visualisation
16 9 (1.69%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.38%) Windows
2 48 (9.01%) UNIX
3 25 (4.69%) Linux
4 16 (3.00%) Solaris
5 14 (2.63%) Android
5 14 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (31.14%) Scrum
3 118 (22.14%) Project Management
4 115 (21.58%) SDLC
5 106 (19.89%) Waterfall
6 95 (17.82%) TDD
7 88 (16.51%) OO
8 58 (10.88%) Automated Testing
9 56 (10.51%) Unit Testing
10 54 (10.13%) MVC
11 53 (9.94%) User Stories
12 52 (9.76%) PRINCE2
13 49 (9.19%) Integration Testing
14 46 (8.63%) UML
14 46 (8.63%) Regression Testing
15 42 (7.88%) Compatibility Testing
15 42 (7.88%) System Integration Testing
16 41 (7.69%) OOD
17 40 (7.50%) Test Scripting
17 40 (7.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 219 (41.09%) SQL
2 178 (33.40%) Java
3 153 (28.71%) C#
4 96 (18.01%) VBA
5 76 (14.26%) JavaScript
6 48 (9.01%) Python
7 33 (6.19%) C++
8 29 (5.44%) PL/SQL
9 23 (4.32%) Perl
10 22 (4.13%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.75%) COBOL
12 15 (2.81%) PHP
13 14 (2.63%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.44%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.88%) XPath
16 9 (1.69%) VB
17 8 (1.50%) C
17 8 (1.50%) XQuery
18 7 (1.31%) REXX
18 7 (1.31%) JCL
Qualifications
1 90 (16.89%) Degree
2 46 (8.63%) ISEB
3 36 (6.75%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.38%) Sun Certification
5 17 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (3.00%) PMI Certification
7 13 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.13%) PMP
10 5 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.94%) IC3 Certification
11 4 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.56%) OCPJWCD
12 3 (0.56%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.56%) OCMJD
12 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.38%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.38%) OCA
14 1 (0.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (21.58%) QA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.56%) WCAG
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 43 (8.07%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 156 (29.27%) Oracle
2 112 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 43 (8.07%) HP
4 22 (4.13%) IBM
5 16 (3.00%) Sun
6 12 (2.25%) SAP
7 11 (2.06%) Siebel
7 11 (2.06%) hybris
8 10 (1.88%) Telerik
8 10 (1.88%) Pega
9 9 (1.69%) Sybase
10 6 (1.13%) iRise
11 5 (0.94%) TSYS
11 5 (0.94%) Adobe
11 5 (0.94%) Lotus
12 4 (0.75%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.75%) Tableau
12 4 (0.75%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.56%) SimCorp
13 3 (0.56%) Google
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus (c50%) + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus (c50%) + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, 20-25 days
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimum IT
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £62000 per annum
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City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
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