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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 723 688 700
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs citing RAD 193 284 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 237 259
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,913 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.90% -2.41%

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
85739 96253 102832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71657 78628 83341
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 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -24 185 £60,000 -4.00% 7
London +1 102 £75,000 +7.14% 5
South East +26 40 £52,250 +4.50% 1
Yorkshire +26 35 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +36 28 £35,000 -
Leeds +25 21 £35,000 -
West Sussex +22 19 £54,500 -11.02%
East Sussex -21 7 £37,500 -36.17%
Surrey +31 6 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London +18 5 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Burgess Hill -16 5 £35,000 -42.85%
Wetherby - 5 £52,500 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
East of England +27 4 £58,500 +56.00% 1
Essex +16 4 £58,500 -
Berkshire +11 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland -15 4 - -
Hull - 4 £30,000 -
Bristol +28 3 £35,000 -46.15%
Bradford +14 3 £35,000 -
South West +6 3 £35,000 -
Brighton -4 3 £37,500 -37.50%
Glasgow -21 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire +16 1 £60,000 +62.16%
Reading +4 1 - - 1
Maidenhead 0 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Epsom -4 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Birmingham -12 1 - -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 264 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (39.86%) Finance
3 148 (35.75%) SDLC
4 145 (35.02%) SQL
5 135 (32.61%) C#
6 116 (28.02%) SQL Server
7 94 (22.71%) Front Office
8 91 (21.98%) .NET
9 90 (21.74%) Scrum
10 88 (21.26%) Degree
11 85 (20.53%) Waterfall
12 80 (19.32%) Java
13 75 (18.12%) QA
14 74 (17.87%) Automated Testing
15 71 (17.15%) Project Management
16 69 (16.67%) Web Services
17 66 (15.94%) Fixed Income
18 61 (14.73%) SOA
19 60 (14.49%) Computer Science
20 56 (13.53%) Mainframe
21 54 (13.04%) HTML
21 54 (13.04%) Oracle
22 53 (12.80%) System Integration Testing
23 51 (12.32%) DB2
23 51 (12.32%) Manual Testing
24 50 (12.08%) Microsoft
24 50 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
25 49 (11.84%) COBOL
25 49 (11.84%) XML
25 49 (11.84%) TDD

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 39 (9.42%) CICS
2 19 (4.59%) IIS
3 18 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.11%) Confluence
5 10 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.21%) Apache
8 5 (1.21%) CMS
9 4 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.97%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.72%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.72%) JBoss
10 3 (0.72%) Mule
10 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.90%) MS Project
3 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.97%) MS Office
5 3 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) InDesign
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 27 (6.52%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.72%) Apache OFBiz
3 3 (0.72%) Eikon
3 3 (0.72%) RMDS
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.21%) LDAP
2 5 (1.21%) NAS
2 5 (1.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (28.02%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.32%) DB2
3 30 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 28 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (3.38%) MySQL
8 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.66%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.17%) Event Store
10 9 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.21%) MS Access
12 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.97%) Big Data
13 4 (0.97%) FileMaker
13 4 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
14 3 (0.72%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (7.73%) Selenium
2 24 (5.80%) JIRA
3 23 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 22 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.07%) Subversion
6 19 (4.59%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.62%) Cucumber
7 15 (3.62%) JUnit
8 13 (3.14%) HP UFT
9 12 (2.90%) Eclipse
9 12 (2.90%) Hudson
10 11 (2.66%) FitNesse
10 11 (2.66%) Maven
11 7 (1.69%) Ant
11 7 (1.69%) Git (software)
11 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.69%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.45%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.45%) Rational Application Developer
13 5 (1.21%) Selenium IDE
General
1 165 (39.86%) Finance
2 94 (22.71%) Front Office
3 32 (7.73%) Banking
3 32 (7.73%) Financial Institution
4 28 (6.76%) Back Office
5 24 (5.80%) Retail
6 22 (5.31%) Marketing
7 19 (4.59%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.66%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.42%) Games
10 7 (1.69%) Automotive
11 3 (0.72%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (35.99%) Developer
2 74 (17.87%) C# Developer
3 47 (11.35%) Analyst
4 46 (11.11%) Tester
5 41 (9.90%) Architect
6 36 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 35 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (8.21%) RAD Developer
9 32 (7.73%) SQL Developer
10 30 (7.25%) Project Manager
11 29 (7.00%) Quantitative Developer
12 26 (6.28%) VBA Developer
13 22 (5.31%) QA Engineer
14 20 (4.83%) Systems Tester
15 19 (4.59%) Business Analyst
16 17 (4.11%) Head of Development
17 16 (3.86%) Software Engineer
17 16 (3.86%) VBA Quantitative Developer
18 15 (3.62%) E-Commerce Architect
18 15 (3.62%) Head of Application Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (21.98%) .NET
2 69 (16.67%) Web Services
3 54 (13.04%) HTML
4 49 (11.84%) XML
5 43 (10.39%) WCF
6 40 (9.66%) ASP.NET
7 34 (8.21%) WPF
8 33 (7.97%) CSS
9 23 (5.56%) jQuery
10 21 (5.07%) HTML5
10 21 (5.07%) RESTful
11 20 (4.83%) XSLT
12 19 (4.59%) J2EE
12 19 (4.59%) SOAP
13 18 (4.35%) XSD
14 16 (3.86%) JMS
14 16 (3.86%) Spring
15 15 (3.62%) Ajax
16 14 (3.38%) .NET Framework
17 13 (3.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (15.94%) Fixed Income
2 60 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 56 (13.53%) Mainframe
4 46 (11.11%) Derivative
5 39 (9.42%) VSAM
6 31 (7.49%) Mathematics
7 27 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (6.04%) Hedge funds
9 19 (4.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 18 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (4.11%) Algorithms
12 15 (3.62%) Management Information System
13 12 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (2.66%) PMI
15 9 (2.17%) Social Media
16 8 (1.93%) Equities
16 8 (1.93%) User Experience
16 8 (1.93%) Visualisation
17 7 (1.69%) Client/Server
17 7 (1.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.00%) Windows
2 18 (4.35%) Linux
3 13 (3.14%) Unix
4 8 (1.93%) Android
4 8 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.93%) Solaris
5 5 (1.21%) HPUX
6 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.72%) AIX
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (35.75%) SDLC
3 90 (21.74%) Scrum
4 85 (20.53%) Waterfall
5 74 (17.87%) Automated Testing
6 71 (17.15%) Project Management
7 61 (14.73%) SOA
8 53 (12.80%) System Integration Testing
9 51 (12.32%) Manual Testing
10 50 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (11.84%) TDD
12 48 (11.59%) OO
13 46 (11.11%) Asset Management
14 44 (10.63%) Analytics
15 41 (9.90%) Unit Testing
16 39 (9.42%) Test Scripting
17 38 (9.18%) E-Commerce
18 37 (8.94%) Test Automation
19 36 (8.70%) Functional Testing
19 36 (8.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (35.02%) SQL
2 135 (32.61%) C#
3 80 (19.32%) Java
4 49 (11.84%) COBOL
5 48 (11.59%) VBA
6 41 (9.90%) Python
7 40 (9.66%) JavaScript
8 39 (9.42%) JCL
9 26 (6.28%) REXX
10 25 (6.04%) CLIST
11 20 (4.83%) Perl
12 17 (4.11%) C++
13 15 (3.62%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.90%) F#
15 11 (2.66%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.17%) VB
17 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.72%) C
18 3 (0.72%) PHP
18 3 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 88 (21.26%) Degree
2 48 (11.59%) ISTQB
3 42 (10.14%) ISEB
4 17 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (2.90%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.97%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.72%) PhD
11 2 (0.48%) OCP
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.24%) HNC
12 1 (0.24%) HND
12 1 (0.24%) MCSD
12 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (18.12%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.72%) HDFS
4 3 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.24%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (7.97%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.17%) RSA Archer
3 3 (0.72%) OpenView
3 3 (0.72%) Puppet
3 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (13.04%) Oracle
2 50 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.73%) HP
4 25 (6.04%) TSYS
5 18 (4.35%) IBM
6 14 (3.38%) Rally
7 13 (3.14%) Telerik
8 7 (1.69%) ATG
8 7 (1.69%) Cisco
8 7 (1.69%) Pega
8 7 (1.69%) Sun
8 7 (1.69%) VMware
9 6 (1.45%) Cognizant
10 5 (1.21%) EMC
10 5 (1.21%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.21%) Informatica
11 4 (0.97%) Blue Martini
11 4 (0.97%) Elastic Path
11 4 (0.97%) Interwoven
12 3 (0.72%) hybris
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