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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 626 617 451
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -166
Permanent jobs citing RAD 291 274 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 236 204 486
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £78,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
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 25 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 25 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 -41 251 £50,000 +11.11% 31
London -50 156 £64,000 +11.30% 16
Scotland +19 34 £35,000 -
South East -4 32 £46,250 +8.82% 5
City of London -27 32 £75,000 +27.65% 9
Glasgow +10 27 £35,000 -
East of England +5 20 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hertfordshire +1 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire -26 16 £45,000 +36.36%
Leeds -28 16 £45,000 +36.36%
Yorkshire -33 16 £45,000 +36.36%
South West -5 15 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 13 £65,000 +62.50%
Gloucestershire +4 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire +8 10 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Stevenage +6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey 0 8 £47,500 - 2
North West -23 8 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Nottinghamshire - 8 £65,000 -
Reigate - 8 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £65,000 -
Watford -19 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £30,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 7 £30,000 - 1
Reading - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -6 5 £28,500 -
Croydon - 5 £47,500 -
Guildford - 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 25 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.

1 328 (50.85%) SQL
2 277 (42.95%) C#
3 246 (38.14%) .NET
4 241 (37.36%) Finance
5 211 (32.71%) Java
6 170 (26.36%) SQL Server
7 155 (24.03%) HTML
8 151 (23.41%) Microsoft
9 144 (22.33%) JavaScript
10 143 (22.17%) OO
11 134 (20.78%) Degree
12 131 (20.31%) CSS
13 128 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
14 118 (18.29%) Front Office
15 109 (16.90%) ASP.NET
15 109 (16.90%) VBA
16 108 (16.74%) XML
17 105 (16.28%) Web Services
17 105 (16.28%) Oracle
18 103 (15.97%) UNIX
19 98 (15.19%) jQuery
20 95 (14.73%) Ajax
20 95 (14.73%) Scrum
21 93 (14.42%) MS Excel
22 92 (14.26%) JSP
23 86 (13.33%) Windows
24 85 (13.18%) QA
25 82 (12.71%) Eclipse
26 81 (12.56%) J2EE
27 80 (12.40%) Banking

RAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (10.54%) WebSphere
2 66 (10.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 55 (8.53%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.72%) IIS
5 24 (3.72%) Apache
6 15 (2.33%) CMS
7 10 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.09%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.78%) Node.js
10 5 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (0.78%) Mule
11 4 (0.62%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.74%) MS Office
3 24 (3.72%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.55%) MS Project
7 6 (0.93%) FastStats
8 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) 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 23 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.98%) Internet
2 24 (3.72%) Intranet
3 20 (3.10%) SNMP
4 6 (0.93%) HTTP
5 4 (0.62%) 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
1 170 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 75 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 50 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (7.13%) DB2
5 41 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (5.74%) RDBMS
7 35 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (4.65%) Oracle Database
10 21 (3.26%) MS Access
11 19 (2.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (2.79%) DTS
12 18 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (2.48%) MySQL
14 13 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.93%) QlikView
17 5 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
17 5 (0.78%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 82 (12.71%) Eclipse
2 42 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 36 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (4.50%) Selenium
5 28 (4.34%) Ant
6 27 (4.19%) MyEclipse
7 20 (3.10%) WebDriver
7 20 (3.10%) Rational Application Developer
7 20 (3.10%) JUnit
8 17 (2.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 17 (2.64%) WinRunner
8 17 (2.64%) TestComplete
8 17 (2.64%) Subversion
8 17 (2.64%) Ranorex
9 11 (1.71%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.71%) Log4j
9 11 (1.71%) ClearCase
10 10 (1.55%) Toad
10 10 (1.55%) CruiseControl
10 10 (1.55%) ClearQuest
General
1 241 (37.36%) Finance
2 118 (18.29%) Front Office
3 80 (12.40%) Banking
4 38 (5.89%) Investment Banking
5 34 (5.27%) Retail
6 30 (4.65%) Advertising
7 27 (4.19%) Telecoms
8 26 (4.03%) Financial Institution
8 26 (4.03%) Law
9 25 (3.88%) Legal
10 22 (3.41%) Manufacturing
11 21 (3.26%) Marketing
12 11 (1.71%) Publishing
13 7 (1.09%) Games
14 6 (0.93%) Back Office
15 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.16%) Local Government
16 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 388 (60.16%) Developer
2 118 (18.29%) Analyst
3 84 (13.02%) C# Developer
4 78 (12.09%) Java Developer
5 62 (9.61%) .NET Developer
6 53 (8.22%) Business Analyst
7 50 (7.75%) Software Engineer
8 47 (7.29%) RAD Developer
8 47 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 45 (6.98%) Excel Developer
10 42 (6.51%) Tester
11 38 (5.89%) Applications Developer
12 36 (5.58%) Front Office Developer
12 36 (5.58%) VBA Developer
13 34 (5.27%) Programmer
13 34 (5.27%) Test Engineer
14 33 (5.12%) Senior Developer
14 33 (5.12%) Architect
15 32 (4.96%) Project Manager
16 30 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (38.14%) .NET
2 155 (24.03%) HTML
3 131 (20.31%) CSS
4 109 (16.90%) ASP.NET
5 108 (16.74%) XML
6 105 (16.28%) Web Services
7 98 (15.19%) jQuery
8 95 (14.73%) Ajax
9 92 (14.26%) JSP
10 81 (12.56%) J2EE
11 54 (8.37%) Spring
11 54 (8.37%) .NET Framework
12 52 (8.06%) Servlets
12 52 (8.06%) Struts
13 51 (7.91%) WPF
14 50 (7.75%) WCF
15 41 (6.36%) Hibernate
16 33 (5.12%) XSLT
16 33 (5.12%) JDBC
17 32 (4.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.84%) Derivative
2 44 (6.82%) Fixed Income
2 44 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 42 (6.51%) Computer Science
4 30 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 26 (4.03%) Hedge funds
6 16 (2.48%) Equities
7 15 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
7 15 (2.33%) Social Media
7 15 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
8 14 (2.17%) Blog
8 14 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.40%) Open Source
10 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.09%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.78%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 103 (15.97%) UNIX
2 86 (13.33%) Windows
3 37 (5.74%) Linux
4 17 (2.64%) AIX
5 16 (2.48%) Android
6 10 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.24%) Solaris
8 7 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.09%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.09%) 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
1 143 (22.17%) OO
2 128 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (14.73%) Scrum
4 76 (11.78%) Waterfall
5 74 (11.47%) Project Management
6 71 (11.01%) MVC
7 65 (10.08%) TDD
7 65 (10.08%) Analytics
8 62 (9.61%) Web Development
9 60 (9.30%) UML
10 59 (9.15%) Software Engineering
11 51 (7.91%) Unit Testing
12 50 (7.75%) PRINCE2
13 49 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 45 (6.98%) Business Analysis
15 44 (6.82%) E-Commerce
16 43 (6.67%) SOA
17 42 (6.51%) Multithreading
18 40 (6.20%) Migration
19 38 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 328 (50.85%) SQL
2 277 (42.95%) C#
3 211 (32.71%) Java
4 144 (22.33%) JavaScript
5 109 (16.90%) VBA
6 44 (6.82%) VBScript
7 40 (6.20%) C++
8 33 (5.12%) T-SQL
9 27 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 27 (4.19%) Perl
10 24 (3.72%) PHP
11 23 (3.57%) Python
11 23 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.48%) C
15 14 (2.17%) VB
16 10 (1.55%) VB6
17 6 (0.93%) XPath
18 3 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 134 (20.78%) Degree
2 12 (1.86%) ISEB
3 9 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.62%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.62%) CCNA
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.62%) 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 85 (13.18%) QA
2 13 (2.02%) COBIT
3 12 (1.86%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.71%) SLA
5 3 (0.47%) EMIR
5 3 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.31%) WCAG
7 1 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (1.55%) Samba
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 151 (23.41%) Microsoft
2 105 (16.28%) Oracle
3 71 (11.01%) IBM
4 50 (7.75%) JBoss
5 19 (2.95%) Telerik
6 15 (2.33%) HP
7 8 (1.24%) Sybase
7 8 (1.24%) ION Trading
7 8 (1.24%) Sencha
7 8 (1.24%) Splunk
8 6 (0.93%) Neolane
8 6 (0.93%) Unica
8 6 (0.93%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.93%) Elastic Path
8 6 (0.93%) Interwoven
8 6 (0.93%) Alterian
8 6 (0.93%) Blue Martini
8 6 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.93%) ATG
9 5 (0.78%) Actimize
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £18 - 30k upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago