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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 631 622 593
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Permanent jobs citing RAD 248 308 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 209 269 253
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%

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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 May 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 29 May 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 +16 232 £60,000 +26.31% 37
London +34 131 £70,000 +12.00% 17
South East +31 55 £47,500 - 15
City of London +46 36 £70,000 - 8
East Sussex +44 33 £52,500 +8.24% 12
Brighton +16 15 £52,500 +8.24% 12
Scotland +4 14 £43,913 +13.32%
East of England -14 13 £40,000 -6.97%
Glasgow 0 10 £43,913 +9.78%
South West -20 9 £36,750 -12.50%
North West +14 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £40,000 +23.07%
East Midlands -4 7 £47,500 -7.76%
Berkshire +10 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +9 6 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Watford +7 6 - -
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £47,500 -
Nottingham +1 6 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Hertfordshire -4 6 - -
Milton Keynes -12 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Somerset +21 5 £35,000 -16.66%
Reading -4 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex +14 4 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Kent +10 4 £25,000 -47.36% 1
West Yorkshire +8 4 £49,500 -12.00% 1
West Midlands -3 4 £48,949 +63.16% 4
Stirling -5 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
Peterborough - 4 £35,000 -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 240 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (43.03%) SQL
3 139 (34.58%) Finance
4 134 (33.33%) C#
5 129 (32.09%) .NET
6 106 (26.37%) Java
7 102 (25.37%) Scrum
8 98 (24.38%) SDLC
9 95 (23.63%) Oracle
10 94 (23.38%) Web Services
11 91 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 88 (21.89%) Microsoft
13 85 (21.14%) VBA
14 84 (20.90%) Waterfall
15 81 (20.15%) Front Office
16 77 (19.15%) Project Management
17 73 (18.16%) OO
17 73 (18.16%) Derivative
18 72 (17.91%) HTML
19 64 (15.92%) TDD
20 59 (14.68%) Degree
21 53 (13.18%) JavaScript
22 52 (12.94%) CSS
23 47 (11.69%) Windows
23 47 (11.69%) UML
24 46 (11.44%) DSDM
24 46 (11.44%) XML
25 43 (10.70%) QA
26 41 (10.20%) Computer Science
26 41 (10.20%) Fixed Income

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 21 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.73%) WebLogic
4 18 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (3.73%) IIS
7 11 (2.74%) JBoss
8 7 (1.74%) FileNet
8 7 (1.74%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.49%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (1.49%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (1.49%) Apache
9 6 (1.49%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.24%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.24%) CMS
11 4 (1.00%) Drupal
11 4 (1.00%) CICS
12 3 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 39 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.72%) MS Office
3 11 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.24%) MS Project
6 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) SPSS
7 1 (0.25%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Bond Adapt
2 5 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.24%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.75%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Primavera
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.25%) Unica
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.25%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.25%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.75%) GitHub
4 2 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.74%) HTTP
2 3 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) LAN
3 1 (0.25%) WAN
3 1 (0.25%) Extranet
3 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (7.71%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (4.48%) DB2
7 18 (4.48%) Oracle Database
8 15 (3.73%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.74%) MySQL
10 11 (2.74%) Big Data
11 8 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
12 7 (1.74%) Xcelsius
12 7 (1.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (1.49%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.98%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.48%) Maven
5 17 (4.23%) Selenium
6 14 (3.48%) Subversion
6 14 (3.48%) JUnit
7 13 (3.23%) WATIR
8 12 (2.99%) Ant
9 11 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (1.99%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.74%) Omnis Studio
11 7 (1.74%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.49%) Rational Application Developer
12 6 (1.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 5 (1.24%) Moq
13 5 (1.24%) Git (software)
14 4 (1.00%) MorphX
14 4 (1.00%) JIRA
15 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 139 (34.58%) Finance
2 81 (20.15%) Front Office
3 31 (7.71%) Banking
4 28 (6.97%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.47%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.73%) Financial Institution
7 18 (4.48%) Retail
8 8 (1.99%) Games
8 8 (1.99%) Publishing
9 7 (1.74%) Back Office
10 6 (1.49%) Marketing
11 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 191 (47.51%) Developer
2 57 (14.18%) Analyst
3 49 (12.19%) Business Analyst
4 46 (11.44%) RAD Developer
5 36 (8.96%) Excel Developer
6 32 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 32 (7.96%) VBA Developer
7 29 (7.21%) Architect
8 27 (6.72%) C# Developer
9 25 (6.22%) Excel VBA Developer
10 21 (5.22%) Project Manager
10 21 (5.22%) SQL Developer
11 19 (4.73%) Agile Business Analyst
12 17 (4.23%) QA Engineer
13 16 (3.98%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.98%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.98%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.73%) Test Engineer
15 14 (3.48%) Development Manager
16 12 (2.99%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (32.09%) .NET
2 94 (23.38%) Web Services
3 72 (17.91%) HTML
4 52 (12.94%) CSS
5 46 (11.44%) XML
6 39 (9.70%) ASP.NET
7 32 (7.96%) Struts
8 31 (7.71%) HTML5
9 30 (7.46%) JSP
10 28 (6.97%) WCF
11 27 (6.72%) SOAP
12 25 (6.22%) jQuery
13 24 (5.97%) REST
14 23 (5.72%) WPF
15 22 (5.47%) Spring
16 21 (5.22%) J2EE
17 19 (4.73%) Ajax
18 18 (4.48%) Hibernate
19 17 (4.23%) JMS
20 15 (3.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.16%) Derivative
2 41 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.20%) Fixed Income
3 39 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.47%) Mathematics
5 24 (5.97%) Equity Derivative
6 23 (5.72%) Mobile App
7 19 (4.73%) Management Information System
8 17 (4.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (3.98%) Hedge funds
10 14 (3.48%) Social Media
10 14 (3.48%) Client/Server
10 14 (3.48%) User Experience
11 13 (3.23%) W3C
11 13 (3.23%) Blog
12 12 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
12 12 (2.99%) Mainframe
13 11 (2.74%) Algorithms
14 9 (2.24%) Visualisation
15 7 (1.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.69%) Windows
2 36 (8.96%) UNIX
3 20 (4.98%) Linux
4 14 (3.48%) Android
4 14 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.99%) Solaris
6 6 (1.49%) AIX
7 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.37%) Scrum
3 98 (24.38%) SDLC
4 84 (20.90%) Waterfall
5 77 (19.15%) Project Management
6 73 (18.16%) OO
7 64 (15.92%) TDD
8 47 (11.69%) UML
9 46 (11.44%) DSDM
10 38 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (9.20%) Software Engineering
12 35 (8.71%) RUP
13 34 (8.46%) Automated Testing
14 30 (7.46%) Unit Testing
15 29 (7.21%) PRINCE2
15 29 (7.21%) OOD
16 28 (6.97%) MVC
16 28 (6.97%) Asset Management
16 28 (6.97%) Business Analysis
17 27 (6.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 173 (43.03%) SQL
2 134 (33.33%) C#
3 106 (26.37%) Java
4 85 (21.14%) VBA
5 53 (13.18%) JavaScript
6 32 (7.96%) Python
6 32 (7.96%) PL/SQL
7 29 (7.21%) T-SQL
8 23 (5.72%) C++
9 16 (3.98%) COBOL
10 10 (2.49%) Perl
11 9 (2.24%) PHP
12 8 (1.99%) XPath
12 8 (1.99%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.49%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.49%) Scala
14 6 (1.49%) XQuery
15 5 (1.24%) VBScript
15 5 (1.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (14.68%) Degree
2 29 (7.21%) ISEB
3 21 (5.22%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.24%) Sun Certification
4 9 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.24%) IC3 Certification
7 4 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.75%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.75%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.75%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.50%) MCPD
9 2 (0.50%) MCTS
9 2 (0.50%) PMP
9 2 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.70%) QA
2 13 (3.23%) WCAG
3 8 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.24%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.49%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (4.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 95 (23.63%) Oracle
2 88 (21.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.98%) HP
4 13 (3.23%) IBM
5 9 (2.24%) Sun
5 9 (2.24%) Telerik
6 7 (1.74%) Sybase
6 7 (1.74%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.74%) Adobe
6 7 (1.74%) hybris
7 6 (1.49%) iRise
7 6 (1.49%) Lotus
8 5 (1.24%) SimCorp
9 4 (1.00%) Syncsort
9 4 (1.00%) Reuters
9 4 (1.00%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.75%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.75%) Google
11 2 (0.50%) Pega
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