The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 585 569 514
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -55
Permanent jobs citing RAD 365 326 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 304 268 386
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,390 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -4.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 326 £48,214 +7.14% 38
London -55 177 £60,000 - 23
East of England +57 74 £43,000 +14.66% 4
City of London -44 38 £63,750 +6.25% 8
Cambridgeshire +37 35 £33,600 - 2
Cambridge +37 35 £32,500 - 2
South East -26 33 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Bedfordshire - 27 £43,000 -
Surrey 0 19 £47,500 +23.37%
Yorkshire -25 19 £55,000 +66.66%
South Wales - 18 £38,783 - 1
Wales - 18 £38,783 - 1
Scotland -9 17 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -20 17 £55,000 +66.66%
North West -24 15 £55,000 +62.96% 1
Reigate +14 14 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 14 £38,783 -
Guildford +9 13 £47,500 -13.63%
Hertfordshire +23 12 £38,000 - 1
Croydon +3 12 £47,500 +25.00%
South West -1 12 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Leeds -18 12 £55,000 +66.66%
Stirling - 9 - -
Lancashire +6 8 £55,000 +100.00%
East Midlands -20 8 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Burnley - 8 £55,000 -
West Midlands +2 7 £48,214 +13.44%
Hampshire +2 7 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Manchester -8 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Preston - 7 £55,000 -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 316 (44.82%) SQL
2 286 (40.57%) C#
3 261 (37.02%) Finance
4 259 (36.74%) .NET
5 233 (33.05%) Java
6 203 (28.79%) SQL Server
7 176 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
8 152 (21.56%) HTML
9 151 (21.42%) OO
10 144 (20.43%) Degree
11 142 (20.14%) JavaScript
12 129 (18.30%) Scrum
12 129 (18.30%) CSS
13 126 (17.87%) XML
14 121 (17.16%) Microsoft
15 116 (16.45%) ASP.NET
16 114 (16.17%) Project Management
17 106 (15.04%) Web Services
18 105 (14.89%) Waterfall
19 98 (13.90%) Front Office
20 97 (13.76%) MVC
21 96 (13.62%) C++
21 96 (13.62%) Oracle
22 93 (13.19%) JSP
22 93 (13.19%) PRINCE2
23 92 (13.05%) Banking
24 90 (12.77%) jQuery
25 89 (12.62%) Ajax
26 84 (11.91%) J2EE
27 83 (11.77%) Eclipse

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 71 (10.07%) WebSphere
2 62 (8.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 50 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 34 (4.82%) Apache
5 29 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 26 (3.69%) IIS
7 15 (2.13%) CMS
8 14 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.85%) Drupal
9 6 (0.85%) SAS
9 6 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.57%) Mule
10 4 (0.57%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (0.57%) IBM Connections
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.57%) Node.js
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.28%) Documentum
Applications
1 74 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.13%) MS Office
4 14 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.13%) MS Project
6 7 (0.99%) FastStats
7 3 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.14%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.14%) Endur
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.14%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.68%) SaaS
2 21 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.98%) SNMP
2 19 (2.70%) Internet
3 18 (2.55%) Intranet
4 6 (0.85%) HTTP
5 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.57%) 4G
6 2 (0.28%) Wireless
6 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 75 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 64 (9.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 58 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (5.67%) MySQL
8 39 (5.53%) DB2
9 33 (4.68%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.98%) MS Access
11 18 (2.55%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.41%) DTS
13 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (0.71%) QlikView
18 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
18 4 (0.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 83 (11.77%) Eclipse
2 43 (6.10%) Visual Studio
3 29 (4.11%) Rational Application Developer
3 29 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (3.83%) MyEclipse
5 18 (2.55%) Selenium
6 16 (2.27%) TestComplete
6 16 (2.27%) WinRunner
6 16 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 16 (2.27%) Ranorex
7 12 (1.70%) CruiseControl
7 12 (1.70%) JIRA
7 12 (1.70%) ClearQuest
7 12 (1.70%) ClearCase
7 12 (1.70%) JUnit
8 11 (1.56%) Subversion
9 10 (1.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 9 (1.28%) NUnit
11 8 (1.13%) WATIR
12 6 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 261 (37.02%) Finance
2 98 (13.90%) Front Office
3 92 (13.05%) Banking
4 64 (9.08%) Retail
5 52 (7.38%) Investment Banking
6 39 (5.53%) Manufacturing
7 30 (4.26%) Telecoms
8 29 (4.11%) Marketing
9 24 (3.40%) Financial Institution
10 15 (2.13%) Legal
11 11 (1.56%) Advertising
12 8 (1.13%) Back Office
13 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.57%) Publishing
13 4 (0.57%) Games
14 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 375 (53.19%) Developer
2 134 (19.01%) Analyst
3 94 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 71 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 69 (9.79%) Java Developer
6 58 (8.23%) .NET Developer
7 49 (6.95%) Project Manager
8 45 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (6.24%) Test Engineer
10 39 (5.53%) Tester
11 38 (5.39%) Software Engineer
12 35 (4.96%) RAD Developer
13 34 (4.82%) SQL Developer
13 34 (4.82%) Junior
14 33 (4.68%) Senior Developer
15 32 (4.54%) Front Office Developer
15 32 (4.54%) Architect
16 31 (4.40%) QA Engineer
17 30 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
18 29 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (36.74%) .NET
2 152 (21.56%) HTML
3 129 (18.30%) CSS
4 126 (17.87%) XML
5 116 (16.45%) ASP.NET
6 106 (15.04%) Web Services
7 93 (13.19%) JSP
8 90 (12.77%) jQuery
9 89 (12.62%) Ajax
10 84 (11.91%) J2EE
11 57 (8.09%) .NET Framework
11 57 (8.09%) Spring
12 54 (7.66%) Hibernate
13 52 (7.38%) WPF
14 48 (6.81%) WCF
15 43 (6.10%) Struts
16 35 (4.96%) XSLT
17 34 (4.82%) Java EE
17 34 (4.82%) SOAP
18 31 (4.40%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.21%) Mathematics
2 46 (6.52%) Derivative
3 40 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 37 (5.25%) Fixed Income
5 29 (4.11%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
7 16 (2.27%) Equities
7 16 (2.27%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.56%) Open Source
10 8 (1.13%) iPhone
10 8 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.99%) Social Media
11 7 (0.99%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 6 (0.85%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (0.85%) Statistics
12 6 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 79 (11.21%) UNIX
1 79 (11.21%) Windows
2 51 (7.23%) Linux
3 22 (3.12%) Android
4 18 (2.55%) AIX
5 10 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.71%) Solaris
7 4 (0.57%) CentOS
7 4 (0.57%) Debian
7 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (21.42%) OO
3 129 (18.30%) Scrum
4 114 (16.17%) Project Management
5 105 (14.89%) Waterfall
6 97 (13.76%) MVC
7 93 (13.19%) PRINCE2
8 78 (11.06%) Web Development
9 73 (10.35%) TDD
10 64 (9.08%) Business Analysis
11 54 (7.66%) E-Commerce
12 52 (7.38%) Unit Testing
13 50 (7.09%) Software Engineering
14 48 (6.81%) Multithreading
15 46 (6.52%) OOP
16 45 (6.38%) RUP
17 43 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (5.96%) UML
18 42 (5.96%) Analytics
19 40 (5.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 316 (44.82%) SQL
2 286 (40.57%) C#
3 233 (33.05%) Java
4 142 (20.14%) JavaScript
5 96 (13.62%) C++
6 72 (10.21%) VBA
7 50 (7.09%) PHP
8 40 (5.67%) T-SQL
9 31 (4.40%) VBScript
10 27 (3.83%) Ruby
11 26 (3.69%) Perl
11 26 (3.69%) C
12 24 (3.40%) VB.NET
13 19 (2.70%) VB
14 18 (2.55%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.27%) Python
16 13 (1.84%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.13%) VB6
17 8 (1.13%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 144 (20.43%) Degree
2 7 (0.99%) ISEB
2 7 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (0.85%) Sun Certification
3 6 (0.85%) APMP
4 5 (0.71%) MCSD
4 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) MCP
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (10.50%) QA
2 23 (3.26%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.13%) COBIT
4 5 (0.71%) TickIT
5 3 (0.43%) EMIR
5 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.43%) WCAG
6 2 (0.28%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.70%) Samba
2 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 121 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 96 (13.62%) Oracle
3 53 (7.52%) JBoss
4 48 (6.81%) IBM
5 15 (2.13%) Sybase
6 11 (1.56%) Zend
7 10 (1.42%) ION Trading
8 9 (1.28%) Telerik
9 7 (0.99%) Alterian
10 6 (0.85%) Sun
10 6 (0.85%) Intel
11 5 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.71%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.71%) SAP
12 4 (0.57%) Lotus
12 4 (0.57%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.57%) SmartFocus
13 3 (0.43%) Neolane
13 3 (0.43%) hybris
13 3 (0.43%) Veeam
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £95 - £110 per annum + Front Office Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum £70,000 + regular bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent Flexible Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Domestic and General Group
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago