The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 723 759 685
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -74
Permanent jobs citing RAD 155 210 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 126 160 260
Median salary £60,000 £52,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.83% -0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.56% +4.37%

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
80212 94769 98685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.47% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66110 78292 81104
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 151 £60,000 +14.83% 19
London +61 70 £65,000 -1.88% 8
South East +32 42 £57,500 +40.24% 3
Surrey +25 17 £60,000 +33.33%
North West -10 16 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Berkshire +60 14 £65,000 +145.28% 1
Manchester -5 13 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 10 £80,000 -
Watford - 8 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £80,000 -
City of London +41 7 £54,500 -27.33% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 6 £47,500 -
Bristol +11 4 £72,500 +123.07%
Hampshire +9 4 £32,500 -60.60%
South West +9 4 £72,500 +38.09%
East Midlands +4 4 - -
West Midlands -9 4 £37,500 -49.15% 2
Farnborough - 4 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Northampton - 4 - -
Scotland +33 3 £46,500 - 1
Kent +13 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Sussex -13 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Birmingham - 3 £37,500 - 2
Glasgow +26 2 £46,500 - 1
Cheshire +13 2 £47,500 -36.66%
Chester +10 2 £47,500 +48.43%
Windsor - 2 £100,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RAD.

1 237 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (40.63%) SQL
3 118 (37.46%) Finance
4 98 (31.11%) Java
5 96 (30.48%) Web Services
6 84 (26.67%) C#
7 78 (24.76%) Scrum
8 65 (20.63%) SQL Server
9 61 (19.37%) SDLC
10 58 (18.41%) .NET
11 56 (17.78%) Front Office
12 53 (16.83%) UML
13 52 (16.51%) OO
14 51 (16.19%) Python
14 51 (16.19%) WebSphere
15 50 (15.87%) Degree
16 47 (14.92%) VBA
16 47 (14.92%) TDD
17 44 (13.97%) Oracle
17 44 (13.97%) ASP.NET
17 44 (13.97%) Microsoft
18 40 (12.70%) SOAP
18 40 (12.70%) HTML
19 39 (12.38%) RUP
19 39 (12.38%) E-Commerce
20 38 (12.06%) JavaScript
21 37 (11.75%) DB2
21 37 (11.75%) Fixed Income
21 37 (11.75%) REST
22 36 (11.43%) Spring

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (16.19%) WebSphere
2 28 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (5.40%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.44%) CMS
5 13 (4.13%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.17%) GlassFish
6 10 (3.17%) JBoss
7 8 (2.54%) IIS
8 7 (2.22%) Apache
8 7 (2.22%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.27%) Confluence
12 3 (0.95%) nginx
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.32%) FileNet
14 1 (0.32%) Mule
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Spatial
14 1 (0.32%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 25 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.81%) MS Office
3 9 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.63%) MS Project
6 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (2.22%) Magento
1 7 (2.22%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.32%) Apache OFBiz
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.22%) Silverpop
3 4 (1.27%) BlueKai
4 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) Internet
2 3 (0.95%) ATM
3 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.63%) SAN
4 1 (0.32%) FTP
4 1 (0.32%) LDAP
4 1 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.75%) DB2
3 32 (10.16%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.49%) MySQL
4 11 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.90%) Jackrabbit
8 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.27%) QlikView
10 3 (0.95%) Big Data
10 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.32%) Easytrieve
12 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.89%) Rational Application Developer
3 26 (8.25%) Selenium
4 25 (7.94%) Eclipse
5 24 (7.62%) Maven
6 18 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 16 (5.08%) JUnit
8 15 (4.76%) JIRA
9 14 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (4.13%) Ant
10 13 (4.13%) HP UFT
11 12 (3.81%) Visual Studio
12 10 (3.17%) Subversion
13 9 (2.86%) FitNesse
13 9 (2.86%) LoadRunner
13 9 (2.86%) SoapUI
14 8 (2.54%) Grunt
14 8 (2.54%) WebDriver
15 7 (2.22%) Mockito
General
1 118 (37.46%) Finance
2 56 (17.78%) Front Office
3 21 (6.67%) Banking
4 19 (6.03%) Marketing
5 16 (5.08%) Retail
6 13 (4.13%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.90%) Back Office
8 6 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.59%) German Language
10 4 (1.27%) Automotive
10 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 127 (40.32%) Developer
2 73 (23.17%) Analyst
3 48 (15.24%) Business Analyst
4 37 (11.75%) C# Developer
5 32 (10.16%) RAD Developer
6 30 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 28 (8.89%) Designer
8 25 (7.94%) VBA Developer
9 19 (6.03%) Technical Analyst
9 19 (6.03%) Technical Business Analyst
10 18 (5.71%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.71%) Architect
10 18 (5.71%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.40%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.76%) Excel Developer
12 15 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
12 15 (4.76%) Quantitative Developer
12 15 (4.76%) Risk Manager
13 14 (4.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (30.48%) Web Services
2 58 (18.41%) .NET
3 44 (13.97%) ASP.NET
4 40 (12.70%) HTML
4 40 (12.70%) SOAP
5 37 (11.75%) REST
6 36 (11.43%) Spring
7 26 (8.25%) AngularJS
7 26 (8.25%) CSS
8 25 (7.94%) J2EE
9 23 (7.30%) HTML5
9 23 (7.30%) JSON
9 23 (7.30%) XML
10 22 (6.98%) Struts
10 22 (6.98%) WCF
11 18 (5.71%) Java EE
12 16 (5.08%) Ajax
13 15 (4.76%) JMS
13 15 (4.76%) JSP
13 15 (4.76%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.75%) Fixed Income
2 34 (10.79%) Computer Science
3 29 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (8.57%) Derivative
5 20 (6.35%) Mathematics
6 19 (6.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (5.40%) User Experience
8 15 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (3.49%) Equities
10 10 (3.17%) Hedge funds
10 10 (3.17%) Mainframe
11 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (2.22%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.90%) iSeries
14 5 (1.59%) RIA
15 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 4 (1.27%) Social Media
16 3 (0.95%) Fintech
16 3 (0.95%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.94%) Unix
2 17 (5.40%) Windows
3 13 (4.13%) Linux
4 7 (2.22%) Android
4 7 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.22%) HPUX
4 7 (2.22%) Solaris
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (24.76%) Scrum
3 61 (19.37%) SDLC
4 53 (16.83%) UML
5 52 (16.51%) OO
6 47 (14.92%) TDD
7 39 (12.38%) E-Commerce
7 39 (12.38%) RUP
8 36 (11.43%) PRINCE2
9 31 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 30 (9.52%) CRM
10 30 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 28 (8.89%) Business Analysis
11 28 (8.89%) Risk Management
12 27 (8.57%) Software Engineering
13 25 (7.94%) MVC
14 24 (7.62%) Test Scripting
15 23 (7.30%) Validation
16 22 (6.98%) Configuration Management
16 22 (6.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 128 (40.63%) SQL
2 98 (31.11%) Java
3 84 (26.67%) C#
4 51 (16.19%) Python
5 47 (14.92%) VBA
6 38 (12.06%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.71%) Perl
8 16 (5.08%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.44%) C++
10 11 (3.49%) VB
11 9 (2.86%) R
12 8 (2.54%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.22%) C
13 7 (2.22%) COBOL
14 5 (1.59%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.27%) F#
15 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.95%) Delphi
16 3 (0.95%) RPG
17 2 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 50 (15.87%) Degree
2 16 (5.08%) ISEB
3 14 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.59%) APMP
6 3 (0.95%) PhD
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.21%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.90%) Docker
2 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (2.22%) Puppet
2 6 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 44 (13.97%) Microsoft
1 44 (13.97%) Oracle
2 24 (7.62%) IBM
3 15 (4.76%) hybris
3 15 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.54%) Sybase
5 7 (2.22%) Adobe
5 7 (2.22%) ATG
5 7 (2.22%) Blue Martini
5 7 (2.22%) OpenText
5 7 (2.22%) Pega
5 7 (2.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 7 (2.22%) Serena
6 6 (1.90%) Talend
7 5 (1.59%) HP
8 4 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.27%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.27%) Perforce
9 3 (0.95%) Cadence
9 3 (0.95%) VMware
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,00
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £120,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago