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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 739 692 723
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs citing RAD 160 286 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 140 217 212
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,540 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%

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
84858 95762 99159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.55% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70966 78846 79114
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 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -45 156 £60,000 +9.09% 6
London +16 98 £70,000 +7.69% 2
South East -9 23 £50,000 - 1
City of London +39 14 £62,500 -10.71% 1
West Sussex -5 13 £50,000 +21.95%
South West +18 12 £42,500 -27.65%
Yorkshire 0 12 £35,000 - 1
Leeds +14 8 £35,000 -
Essex +13 8 £52,000 -
East of England +1 8 £52,000 -5.45%
West Yorkshire -16 8 £35,000 -
Gatwick - 7 £50,000 -
Bristol - 7 £50,000 -
Somerset -2 5 £42,500 -
Bath - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey +32 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +7 3 - -
Crawley -1 3 £50,000 +31.57%
North West +11 2 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -11 2 £37,500 - 1
Brighton -12 2 £38,750 -35.41%
East Sussex -20 2 £38,750 -35.41%
East Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Newport - 2 £80,000 -
South Wales - 2 £80,000 -
Wales - 2 £80,000 -
Hull - 2 £27,500 -
North Yorkshire +26 1 £60,000 +62.16%
Reading +7 1 - -
Scotland +6 1 £48,500 +24.35%

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (41.98%) Finance
3 129 (32.82%) C#
4 127 (32.32%) SDLC
5 124 (31.55%) SQL
6 107 (27.23%) SQL Server
7 93 (23.66%) Scrum
8 92 (23.41%) Front Office
9 81 (20.61%) Java
10 79 (20.10%) Degree
11 71 (18.07%) .NET
12 70 (17.81%) QA
13 69 (17.56%) Waterfall
14 66 (16.79%) Fixed Income
15 62 (15.78%) Python
15 62 (15.78%) Computer Science
15 62 (15.78%) Automated Testing
16 61 (15.52%) VBA
17 59 (15.01%) Web Services
18 55 (13.99%) TDD
19 53 (13.49%) Oracle
20 51 (12.98%) Project Management
21 49 (12.47%) Mainframe
21 49 (12.47%) OO
21 49 (12.47%) System Integration Testing
22 46 (11.70%) COBOL
23 45 (11.45%) SOA
24 44 (11.20%) ASP.NET
24 44 (11.20%) Derivative
25 43 (10.94%) ISTQB

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 35 (8.91%) CICS
2 20 (5.09%) IIS
3 18 (4.58%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.07%) Confluence
5 13 (3.31%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (2.04%) JBoss
8 7 (1.78%) CMS
9 6 (1.53%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.02%) Mule
11 4 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.05%) MS Office
3 9 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (5.85%) VisionPLUS
2 7 (1.78%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.02%) Apache OFBiz
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.76%) Eikon
4 3 (0.76%) RMDS
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.83%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.78%) Silverpop
4 4 (1.02%) BlueKai
5 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.27%) SAN
2 4 (1.02%) LDAP
2 4 (1.02%) NAS
3 1 (0.25%) FTP
3 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.94%) DB2
3 33 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.54%) MySQL
7 8 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.78%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.27%) MS Access
10 4 (1.02%) Big Data
10 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.76%) OLTP
11 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.76%) QlikView
11 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (7.12%) Selenium
2 23 (5.85%) SoapUI
3 19 (4.83%) JIRA
4 17 (4.33%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.80%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.80%) Maven
6 10 (2.54%) Hudson
6 10 (2.54%) JUnit
6 10 (2.54%) LoadRunner
6 10 (2.54%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.54%) WebDriver
7 9 (2.29%) Ant
8 8 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.04%) Subversion
9 7 (1.78%) HP UFT
9 7 (1.78%) JMeter
9 7 (1.78%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (1.27%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (1.02%) FitNesse
General
1 165 (41.98%) Finance
2 92 (23.41%) Front Office
3 30 (7.63%) Marketing
4 28 (7.12%) Financial Institution
5 27 (6.87%) Banking
6 22 (5.60%) Back Office
7 18 (4.58%) Retail
8 14 (3.56%) Investment Banking
9 13 (3.31%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.78%) Automotive
11 5 (1.27%) German Language
12 3 (0.76%) French Language
12 3 (0.76%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 140 (35.62%) Developer
2 75 (19.08%) Analyst
3 65 (16.54%) C# Developer
4 42 (10.69%) Business Analyst
5 39 (9.92%) RAD Developer
6 32 (8.14%) Architect
7 30 (7.63%) VBA Developer
8 28 (7.12%) .NET Developer
9 27 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (6.87%) Tester
10 26 (6.62%) Quantitative Developer
11 19 (4.83%) Project Manager
11 19 (4.83%) QA Engineer
11 19 (4.83%) SQL Developer
11 19 (4.83%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (4.58%) Technical Business Analyst
13 17 (4.33%) Front Office Developer
13 17 (4.33%) Head of Development
13 17 (4.33%) Software Engineer
14 16 (4.07%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (18.07%) .NET
2 59 (15.01%) Web Services
3 44 (11.20%) ASP.NET
4 43 (10.94%) XML
5 38 (9.67%) HTML
6 34 (8.65%) WCF
7 27 (6.87%) WPF
8 26 (6.62%) SOAP
9 24 (6.11%) HTML5
10 18 (4.58%) CSS
11 17 (4.33%) J2EE
12 15 (3.82%) AngularJS
12 15 (3.82%) Spring
13 13 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (3.31%) JMS
13 13 (3.31%) jQuery
13 13 (3.31%) RESTful
14 12 (3.05%) REST
15 11 (2.80%) XSD
15 11 (2.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.79%) Fixed Income
2 62 (15.78%) Computer Science
3 49 (12.47%) Mainframe
4 44 (11.20%) Derivative
5 37 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (8.91%) Mathematics
6 35 (8.91%) VSAM
7 26 (6.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (6.11%) Hedge funds
9 18 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (4.07%) Management Information System
11 14 (3.56%) Algorithms
11 14 (3.56%) User Experience
12 13 (3.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 11 (2.80%) Equities
14 7 (1.78%) PMI
14 7 (1.78%) Social Media
15 6 (1.53%) Reinsurance
16 5 (1.27%) RIA
16 5 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.09%) Windows
2 13 (3.31%) Unix
3 11 (2.80%) Android
3 11 (2.80%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.80%) Linux
4 3 (0.76%) Solaris
4 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.25%) AIX
5 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (32.32%) SDLC
3 93 (23.66%) Scrum
4 69 (17.56%) Waterfall
5 62 (15.78%) Automated Testing
6 55 (13.99%) TDD
7 51 (12.98%) Project Management
8 49 (12.47%) OO
8 49 (12.47%) System Integration Testing
9 45 (11.45%) SOA
10 42 (10.69%) Analytics
11 41 (10.43%) Manual Testing
12 39 (9.92%) Asset Management
12 39 (9.92%) Functional Testing
13 38 (9.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 38 (9.67%) Integration Testing
14 36 (9.16%) Unit Testing
15 35 (8.91%) Regression Testing
15 35 (8.91%) Risk Management
16 33 (8.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 129 (32.82%) C#
2 124 (31.55%) SQL
3 81 (20.61%) Java
4 62 (15.78%) Python
5 61 (15.52%) VBA
6 46 (11.70%) COBOL
7 35 (8.91%) JCL
8 29 (7.38%) JavaScript
9 25 (6.36%) Perl
10 22 (5.60%) REXX
11 21 (5.34%) CLIST
12 20 (5.09%) C++
13 16 (4.07%) T-SQL
14 13 (3.31%) VB
15 11 (2.80%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.29%) Shell Script
17 8 (2.04%) R
18 6 (1.53%) F#
19 5 (1.27%) MATLAB
20 4 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (20.10%) Degree
2 43 (10.94%) ISTQB
3 36 (9.16%) ISEB
4 19 (4.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.04%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.02%) PhD
10 2 (0.51%) OCP
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.25%) MCSD
11 1 (0.25%) PMP
11 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (17.81%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (7.12%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.04%) RSA Archer
3 4 (1.02%) Puppet
4 3 (0.76%) OpenView
4 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (13.49%) Oracle
2 39 (9.92%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.87%) HP
4 21 (5.34%) TSYS
5 16 (4.07%) IBM
6 13 (3.31%) Telerik
7 9 (2.29%) Rally
8 8 (2.04%) Sybase
9 7 (1.78%) Adobe
9 7 (1.78%) hybris
9 7 (1.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 7 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.02%) Cisco
10 4 (1.02%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.02%) EMC
10 4 (1.02%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.02%) Reuters
10 4 (1.02%) VMware
11 3 (0.76%) BMC
11 3 (0.76%) Sun
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago