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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK
Rank 724 773 769
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -4
Permanent jobs citing RAD 135 157 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 115 115 157
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -

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
74095 86852 89314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.70% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61067 72174 73600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +43 129 £57,500 +27.77% 10
London +62 60 £62,500 -7.40% 7
South East +41 37 £57,500 +12.55% 2
Berkshire +72 25 £57,500 +35.29% 2
City of London +37 11 £62,500 +38.88% 2
West Midlands - 10 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 8 £43,750 -
North West -25 7 £37,500 +25.00%
South West +6 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Surrey +30 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Leeds +21 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Yorkshire +10 5 £42,500 +21.42%
West Yorkshire +9 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £47,500 -
Manchester -19 4 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 £37,500 -
Windsor - 4 £100,000 -
East of England - 4 £80,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £47,500 -
South Wales +19 3 £62,500 -
Wales +11 3 £62,500 -
Watford - 3 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £80,000 -
Scotland +25 2 £47,500 -
Hampshire +11 2 £27,500 -66.66%
Cheshire +2 2 £47,500 +58.33%
Bristol -2 2 £72,500 +123.07%
Coventry - 2 £82,500 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £27,500 -
Chester - 2 £47,500 -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 226 (77.66%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (41.24%) SQL
3 99 (34.02%) Java
3 99 (34.02%) Web Services
4 94 (32.30%) Finance
5 65 (22.34%) Scrum
6 62 (21.31%) WebSphere
7 60 (20.62%) C#
8 57 (19.59%) UML
9 46 (15.81%) .NET
10 45 (15.46%) Degree
11 43 (14.78%) SDLC
12 42 (14.43%) RUP
13 41 (14.09%) Oracle
13 41 (14.09%) DB2
14 40 (13.75%) SQL Server
14 40 (13.75%) OO
15 39 (13.40%) Python
15 39 (13.40%) E-Commerce
15 39 (13.40%) JavaScript
16 38 (13.06%) WebSphere Application Server
16 38 (13.06%) PRINCE2
16 38 (13.06%) SOAP
16 38 (13.06%) Microsoft
16 38 (13.06%) Rational Application Developer
17 35 (12.03%) REST
17 35 (12.03%) TDD
18 34 (11.68%) Front Office
18 34 (11.68%) Spring
19 33 (11.34%) VBA

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 62 (21.31%) WebSphere
2 38 (13.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.81%) JBoss
5 11 (3.78%) CMS
5 11 (3.78%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.09%) GlassFish
6 9 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.75%) Apache
7 8 (2.75%) MQSeries
8 7 (2.41%) Confluence
9 6 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.72%) IIS
10 5 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.03%) nginx
12 1 (0.34%) FileNet
12 1 (0.34%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.34%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 25 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.44%) MS Office
3 9 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.69%) MS Project
5 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Magento
1 7 (2.41%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (1.03%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.03%) Silverpop
3 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) BlueKai
4 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.78%) Internet
2 4 (1.37%) ATM
2 4 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.34%) BGP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) IGMP
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.34%) MPLS
3 1 (0.34%) Multicast
3 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.09%) DB2
2 40 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.09%) MySQL
5 6 (2.06%) Big Data
5 6 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.06%) Jackrabbit
5 6 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.37%) QlikView
7 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.34%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (13.06%) Rational Application Developer
2 30 (10.31%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.56%) Maven
4 20 (6.87%) Eclipse
4 20 (6.87%) Selenium
5 17 (5.84%) JIRA
6 16 (5.50%) Jenkins
7 14 (4.81%) HP UFT
8 13 (4.47%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.47%) Visual Studio
9 12 (4.12%) JUnit
9 12 (4.12%) Subversion
10 11 (3.78%) Ant
11 10 (3.44%) FitNesse
12 9 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.75%) Grunt
13 8 (2.75%) Mockito
14 6 (2.06%) Log4j
14 6 (2.06%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 94 (32.30%) Finance
2 34 (11.68%) Front Office
3 24 (8.25%) Banking
4 23 (7.90%) Retail
5 19 (6.53%) Marketing
6 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.75%) Automotive
7 8 (2.75%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.75%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.37%) German Language
9 4 (1.37%) Local Government
10 2 (0.69%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 107 (36.77%) Developer
2 74 (25.43%) Analyst
3 52 (17.87%) Business Analyst
4 40 (13.75%) Java Developer
5 38 (13.06%) Designer
6 28 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 26 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (8.25%) RAD Developer
9 21 (7.22%) C# Developer
9 21 (7.22%) VBA Developer
10 17 (5.84%) Consultant
11 16 (5.50%) .NET Developer
12 15 (5.15%) Excel Developer
13 14 (4.81%) Architect
13 14 (4.81%) Project Manager
14 13 (4.47%) Agile Business Analyst
14 13 (4.47%) Excel VBA Developer
14 13 (4.47%) Senior Designer
14 13 (4.47%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (4.47%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.02%) Web Services
2 46 (15.81%) .NET
3 38 (13.06%) SOAP
4 35 (12.03%) REST
5 34 (11.68%) Spring
6 33 (11.34%) ASP.NET
6 33 (11.34%) HTML
7 27 (9.28%) CSS
8 25 (8.59%) J2EE
9 21 (7.22%) AngularJS
9 21 (7.22%) JSON
9 21 (7.22%) Struts
10 18 (6.19%) XML
11 16 (5.50%) Ajax
12 15 (5.15%) HTML5
12 15 (5.15%) JMS
13 14 (4.81%) Java EE
13 14 (4.81%) JSP
13 14 (4.81%) JSTL
14 13 (4.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.25%) Fixed Income
2 24 (8.25%) User Experience
3 22 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.84%) Derivative
5 14 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.47%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (3.44%) Equities
9 8 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (2.41%) iSeries
11 5 (1.72%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.37%) EMC VNX
12 4 (1.37%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.37%) RIA
12 4 (1.37%) Social Media
13 3 (1.03%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.28%) Unix
2 16 (5.50%) Linux
3 15 (5.15%) Windows
4 8 (2.75%) HPUX
4 8 (2.75%) Solaris
5 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.69%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (77.66%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.34%) Scrum
3 57 (19.59%) UML
4 43 (14.78%) SDLC
5 42 (14.43%) RUP
6 40 (13.75%) OO
7 39 (13.40%) E-Commerce
8 38 (13.06%) PRINCE2
9 35 (12.03%) TDD
10 30 (10.31%) Waterfall
11 28 (9.62%) Automated Testing
12 27 (9.28%) Business Analysis
12 27 (9.28%) CRM
13 25 (8.59%) MVC
14 24 (8.25%) Process Improvement
15 23 (7.90%) Test Scripting
16 22 (7.56%) Data Modelling
16 22 (7.56%) Risk Management
17 21 (7.22%) Prototyping
17 21 (7.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (41.24%) SQL
2 99 (34.02%) Java
3 60 (20.62%) C#
4 39 (13.40%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.40%) Python
5 33 (11.34%) VBA
6 16 (5.50%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.12%) Perl
8 9 (3.09%) C
8 9 (3.09%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.75%) R
10 5 (1.72%) C++
11 4 (1.37%) Delphi
11 4 (1.37%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.37%) RPG
12 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.03%) VB
13 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.34%) COBOL
14 1 (0.34%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 45 (15.46%) Degree
2 15 (5.15%) ISEB
3 9 (3.09%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.41%) APMP
5 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) AAT
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) OCP
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.87%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.06%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.75%) Puppet
2 4 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (1.37%) Nagios
2 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Control-M
3 1 (0.34%) Endace
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (14.09%) Oracle
2 38 (13.06%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.90%) IBM
4 14 (4.81%) hybris
5 13 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.12%) Pega
7 7 (2.41%) ATG
7 7 (2.41%) Blue Martini
7 7 (2.41%) OpenText
7 7 (2.41%) Serena
7 7 (2.41%) Sybase
8 6 (2.06%) Talend
9 5 (1.72%) Cisco
9 5 (1.72%) ILOG
10 4 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.37%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.37%) EMC
10 4 (1.37%) Perforce
10 4 (1.37%) VMware
11 3 (1.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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Salary: £38000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Generous pension, holidays and othe
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