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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 627 610 448
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -162
Permanent jobs citing RAD 290 271 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 233 199 483
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
England -55 249 £50,000 +11.11% 34
London -33 155 £65,000 +13.04% 19
Scotland +20 35 £35,000 -
City of London -17 34 £75,000 +25.00% 11
South East +10 33 £46,250 +8.82% 4
Glasgow +11 28 £35,000 -
East of England +5 20 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire -4 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire -33 16 £45,000 +36.36%
Leeds -35 16 £45,000 +36.36%
Yorkshire -39 16 £45,000 +36.36%
South West -5 14 £46,250 +2.77%
East Midlands +7 13 £65,000 +62.50%
Berkshire +6 10 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Gloucestershire -2 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey -2 9 £47,500 - 2
Watford -13 8 - - 1
North West -27 8 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Nottinghamshire - 8 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 8 £65,000 -
Reigate - 8 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Stevenage +3 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Reading - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -2 5 £28,500 -
Guildford - 5 £47,500 -
Croydon - 5 £47,500 -
Paddington +3 4 £30,000 -36.84%
Bristol +2 4 £70,000 -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 324 (50.78%) SQL
2 274 (42.95%) C#
3 243 (38.09%) .NET
4 239 (37.46%) Finance
5 209 (32.76%) Java
6 168 (26.33%) SQL Server
7 160 (25.08%) HTML
8 150 (23.51%) Microsoft
9 143 (22.41%) JavaScript
10 140 (21.94%) OO
11 136 (21.32%) CSS
12 130 (20.38%) Degree
13 125 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
14 117 (18.34%) Front Office
15 110 (17.24%) ASP.NET
16 109 (17.08%) VBA
17 108 (16.93%) XML
18 106 (16.61%) Oracle
19 100 (15.67%) Web Services
20 99 (15.52%) UNIX
20 99 (15.52%) jQuery
21 94 (14.73%) Ajax
21 94 (14.73%) MS Excel
21 94 (14.73%) Scrum
22 92 (14.42%) JSP
23 88 (13.79%) Windows
24 84 (13.17%) QA
25 83 (13.01%) J2EE
26 79 (12.38%) Eclipse
27 77 (12.07%) Banking

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 68 (10.66%) WebSphere
2 64 (10.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 53 (8.31%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.39%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.92%) IIS
5 25 (3.92%) Apache
6 15 (2.35%) CMS
7 10 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.10%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (0.78%) Node.js
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
9 5 (0.78%) Mule
10 4 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.63%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (14.73%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.80%) MS Office
3 24 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.57%) MS Project
7 6 (0.94%) FastStats
8 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Tridion
2 3 (0.47%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.31%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.16%) Agresso
4 1 (0.16%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.05%) Internet
2 23 (3.61%) Intranet
3 20 (3.13%) SNMP
4 7 (1.10%) HTTP
5 4 (0.63%) 4G
6 2 (0.31%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.16%) FTP
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (26.33%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.44%) Relational Database
3 47 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (6.90%) DB2
5 38 (5.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (5.80%) RDBMS
7 34 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (4.70%) Oracle Database
9 21 (3.29%) MS Access
10 19 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (2.66%) DTS
12 15 (2.35%) MySQL
13 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.94%) QlikView
16 5 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
16 5 (0.78%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 79 (12.38%) Eclipse
2 42 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 35 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.39%) Selenium
5 27 (4.23%) Ant
6 25 (3.92%) MyEclipse
7 20 (3.13%) Rational Application Developer
7 20 (3.13%) JUnit
7 20 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 19 (2.98%) WebDriver
9 18 (2.82%) Subversion
10 16 (2.51%) TestComplete
10 16 (2.51%) WinRunner
10 16 (2.51%) Ranorex
11 11 (1.72%) Log4j
11 11 (1.72%) ClearCase
11 11 (1.72%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.57%) JIRA
12 10 (1.57%) Toad
12 10 (1.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 239 (37.46%) Finance
2 117 (18.34%) Front Office
3 77 (12.07%) Banking
4 35 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 33 (5.17%) Retail
6 30 (4.70%) Advertising
7 27 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 27 (4.23%) Law
8 26 (4.08%) Financial Institution
9 25 (3.92%) Legal
10 21 (3.29%) Manufacturing
10 21 (3.29%) Marketing
11 11 (1.72%) Publishing
12 7 (1.10%) Games
13 6 (0.94%) Back Office
14 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (60.34%) Developer
2 117 (18.34%) Analyst
3 81 (12.70%) C# Developer
4 80 (12.54%) Java Developer
5 62 (9.72%) .NET Developer
6 52 (8.15%) Business Analyst
7 50 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 47 (7.37%) RAD Developer
8 47 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 45 (7.05%) Excel Developer
10 41 (6.43%) Tester
11 39 (6.11%) Applications Developer
12 36 (5.64%) VBA Developer
13 35 (5.49%) Front Office Developer
13 35 (5.49%) Programmer
14 34 (5.33%) Senior Developer
15 33 (5.17%) Architect
15 33 (5.17%) Test Engineer
16 32 (5.02%) Project Manager
17 29 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (38.09%) .NET
2 160 (25.08%) HTML
3 136 (21.32%) CSS
4 110 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 108 (16.93%) XML
6 100 (15.67%) Web Services
7 99 (15.52%) jQuery
8 94 (14.73%) Ajax
9 92 (14.42%) JSP
10 83 (13.01%) J2EE
11 53 (8.31%) Spring
11 53 (8.31%) .NET Framework
12 52 (8.15%) Servlets
13 50 (7.84%) Struts
13 50 (7.84%) WCF
13 50 (7.84%) WPF
14 42 (6.58%) Hibernate
15 35 (5.49%) JDBC
15 35 (5.49%) JMS
16 31 (4.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.78%) Derivative
2 44 (6.90%) Fixed Income
3 42 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.27%) Mathematics
5 29 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.08%) Hedge funds
7 16 (2.51%) Equities
8 15 (2.35%) Social Media
8 15 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
9 14 (2.19%) Blog
9 14 (2.19%) Credit Derivative
9 14 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.41%) Open Source
11 8 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.10%) Web 2.0
13 5 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.78%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 99 (15.52%) UNIX
2 88 (13.79%) Windows
3 39 (6.11%) Linux
4 18 (2.82%) AIX
5 16 (2.51%) Android
6 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.41%) Solaris
8 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.10%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.10%) HPUX
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (21.94%) OO
2 125 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (14.73%) Scrum
4 77 (12.07%) Waterfall
5 73 (11.44%) Project Management
5 73 (11.44%) MVC
6 66 (10.34%) TDD
7 63 (9.87%) Analytics
8 61 (9.56%) Web Development
9 60 (9.40%) UML
10 59 (9.25%) Software Engineering
11 51 (7.99%) Unit Testing
12 49 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 49 (7.68%) PRINCE2
13 44 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 44 (6.90%) Business Analysis
14 43 (6.74%) SOA
15 41 (6.43%) Multithreading
16 38 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (5.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 324 (50.78%) SQL
2 274 (42.95%) C#
3 209 (32.76%) Java
4 143 (22.41%) JavaScript
5 109 (17.08%) VBA
6 44 (6.90%) VBScript
7 37 (5.80%) C++
8 33 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 29 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 27 (4.23%) Perl
11 24 (3.76%) PHP
12 23 (3.61%) Python
13 22 (3.45%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.66%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.66%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.51%) C
16 14 (2.19%) VB
17 10 (1.57%) VB6
18 6 (0.94%) XPath
19 3 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 130 (20.38%) Degree
2 12 (1.88%) ISEB
3 9 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.63%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.63%) CCNA
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.47%) PMP
8 2 (0.31%) APMP
8 2 (0.31%) CAPM
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (13.17%) QA
2 13 (2.04%) COBIT
3 11 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.47%) EMIR
4 3 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.31%) WCAG
6 1 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (1.57%) Samba
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 150 (23.51%) Microsoft
2 106 (16.61%) Oracle
3 71 (11.13%) IBM
4 49 (7.68%) JBoss
5 19 (2.98%) Telerik
6 15 (2.35%) HP
7 8 (1.25%) Sencha
7 8 (1.25%) Splunk
8 7 (1.10%) ION Trading
8 7 (1.10%) Sybase
9 6 (0.94%) Interwoven
9 6 (0.94%) Alterian
9 6 (0.94%) Blue Martini
9 6 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.94%) ATG
9 6 (0.94%) Unica
9 6 (0.94%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.94%) Elastic Path
9 6 (0.94%) Neolane
10 5 (0.78%) Serena
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago