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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 747 672 706
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +34
Permanent jobs citing RAD 171 291 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 143 234 232
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 £92,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
85991 96193 99396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.80% 87.24% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 78620 80201
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 £31,000
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 26 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 26 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 -57 162 £60,000 - 9
London -10 98 £72,500 +3.57% 6
Yorkshire +30 27 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +10 22 £35,000 -
South East +5 22 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Leeds +23 17 £35,000 -
South West +23 7 £50,000 +42.85%
East of England +16 7 £52,000 - 1
Essex +7 7 £52,000 -
West Sussex -8 7 £50,000 +21.95%
Bristol - 6 £50,000 -
City of London +34 5 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Surrey +27 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire +6 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland -7 4 £48,500 -
Glasgow -11 4 £48,500 -2.02%
Wetherby - 4 £52,500 -
Hampshire +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Bradford +4 3 £35,000 +40.00%
East Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
Farnborough - 3 £30,000 -
Hull - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley -9 2 £50,000 +31.57%
East Sussex -13 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Newport - 2 £80,000 -
South Wales - 2 £80,000 -
Wales - 2 £80,000 -
North Yorkshire +26 1 £60,000 +62.16%
Reading +9 1 - - 1
Somerset -13 1 £42,500 +30.76%

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 265 (64.48%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (40.88%) Finance
3 146 (35.52%) SDLC
4 135 (32.85%) SQL
5 128 (31.14%) C#
6 113 (27.49%) SQL Server
7 90 (21.90%) Front Office
8 89 (21.65%) Scrum
9 87 (21.17%) Java
10 86 (20.92%) Waterfall
11 85 (20.68%) Degree
12 76 (18.49%) QA
12 76 (18.49%) .NET
13 69 (16.79%) Project Management
13 69 (16.79%) Web Services
13 69 (16.79%) Automated Testing
14 65 (15.82%) Fixed Income
15 62 (15.09%) Computer Science
16 60 (14.60%) SOA
17 59 (14.36%) Oracle
18 57 (13.87%) Mainframe
18 57 (13.87%) TDD
18 57 (13.87%) System Integration Testing
19 52 (12.65%) HTML
20 51 (12.41%) COBOL
20 51 (12.41%) DB2
20 51 (12.41%) XML
21 50 (12.17%) OO
21 50 (12.17%) VBA
22 48 (11.68%) Microsoft

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 38 (9.25%) CICS
2 21 (5.11%) WebSphere
3 20 (4.87%) IIS
4 17 (4.14%) Confluence
5 14 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.43%) CMS
7 9 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.70%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.22%) Apache
10 5 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.22%) JBoss
11 4 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.97%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.97%) Mule
11 4 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.68%) MS Project
3 8 (1.95%) MS Office
4 7 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) InDesign
6 1 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 26 (6.33%) VisionPLUS
2 6 (1.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.97%) Apache OFBiz
3 4 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.73%) Eikon
4 3 (0.73%) RMDS
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.46%) Silverpop
4 3 (0.73%) BlueKai
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.46%) Internet
2 5 (1.22%) LDAP
2 5 (1.22%) NAS
2 5 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.41%) DB2
3 28 (6.81%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (2.92%) MySQL
6 12 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.43%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.95%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.22%) Event Store
11 5 (1.22%) MS Access
12 4 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
12 4 (0.97%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.73%) FileMaker
13 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.73%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (7.06%) Selenium
2 23 (5.60%) JIRA
2 23 (5.60%) SoapUI
3 20 (4.87%) Subversion
4 19 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.38%) Jenkins
6 17 (4.14%) JUnit
7 16 (3.89%) Eclipse
8 14 (3.41%) Maven
9 11 (2.68%) Hudson
9 11 (2.68%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.43%) Ant
10 10 (2.43%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.19%) LoadRunner
11 9 (2.19%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.95%) JMeter
12 8 (1.95%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (1.70%) Git (software)
14 6 (1.46%) HP UFT
14 6 (1.46%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 168 (40.88%) Finance
2 90 (21.90%) Front Office
3 30 (7.30%) Banking
3 30 (7.30%) Financial Institution
4 28 (6.81%) Marketing
5 26 (6.33%) Back Office
6 24 (5.84%) Retail
7 15 (3.65%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.68%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.70%) Automotive
10 6 (1.46%) Games
11 3 (0.73%) French Language
12 2 (0.49%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 149 (36.25%) Developer
2 71 (17.27%) C# Developer
3 57 (13.87%) Analyst
4 43 (10.46%) Architect
5 36 (8.76%) Tester
6 34 (8.27%) RAD Developer
7 32 (7.79%) .NET Developer
8 31 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (7.30%) Quantitative Developer
10 29 (7.06%) SQL Developer
11 28 (6.81%) Business Analyst
12 27 (6.57%) Project Manager
13 25 (6.08%) QA Engineer
13 25 (6.08%) VBA Developer
14 17 (4.14%) Head of Development
14 17 (4.14%) Software Engineer
15 16 (3.89%) Systems Tester
15 16 (3.89%) Test Analyst
15 16 (3.89%) VBA Quantitative Developer
16 15 (3.65%) Head of Application Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (18.49%) .NET
2 69 (16.79%) Web Services
3 52 (12.65%) HTML
4 51 (12.41%) XML
5 40 (9.73%) WCF
6 38 (9.25%) ASP.NET
7 31 (7.54%) WPF
8 28 (6.81%) CSS
9 24 (5.84%) SOAP
10 22 (5.35%) HTML5
11 21 (5.11%) RESTful
12 19 (4.62%) J2EE
12 19 (4.62%) Spring
13 18 (4.38%) jQuery
13 18 (4.38%) XSLT
14 17 (4.14%) JMS
14 17 (4.14%) XSD
15 14 (3.41%) JSON
16 13 (3.16%) .NET Framework
16 13 (3.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.82%) Fixed Income
2 62 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 57 (13.87%) Mainframe
4 45 (10.95%) Derivative
5 38 (9.25%) VSAM
6 32 (7.79%) Mathematics
7 27 (6.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (6.08%) Hedge funds
9 22 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (4.14%) Algorithms
11 17 (4.14%) Management Information System
12 16 (3.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 9 (2.19%) PMI
14 8 (1.95%) Equities
15 7 (1.70%) Data Centre
15 7 (1.70%) Social Media
15 7 (1.70%) User Experience
15 7 (1.70%) Visualisation
16 4 (0.97%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.35%) Windows
2 18 (4.38%) Linux
3 14 (3.41%) Unix
4 11 (2.68%) Android
4 11 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.95%) Solaris
6 5 (1.22%) HPUX
7 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (64.48%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (35.52%) SDLC
3 89 (21.65%) Scrum
4 86 (20.92%) Waterfall
5 69 (16.79%) Automated Testing
5 69 (16.79%) Project Management
6 60 (14.60%) SOA
7 57 (13.87%) System Integration Testing
7 57 (13.87%) TDD
8 50 (12.17%) OO
9 48 (11.68%) Manual Testing
10 47 (11.44%) Analytics
11 44 (10.71%) Asset Management
11 44 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (10.71%) Unit Testing
12 41 (9.98%) E-Commerce
12 41 (9.98%) Functional Testing
13 40 (9.73%) Integration Testing
14 39 (9.49%) Regression Testing
15 32 (7.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 135 (32.85%) SQL
2 128 (31.14%) C#
3 87 (21.17%) Java
4 51 (12.41%) COBOL
5 50 (12.17%) VBA
6 47 (11.44%) Python
7 38 (9.25%) JCL
8 37 (9.00%) JavaScript
9 25 (6.08%) REXX
10 24 (5.84%) CLIST
11 21 (5.11%) Perl
12 17 (4.14%) C++
13 15 (3.65%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.92%) PL/SQL
15 10 (2.43%) VB
16 9 (2.19%) F#
17 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.97%) PHP
18 4 (0.97%) Scala
19 3 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (20.68%) Degree
2 44 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 39 (9.49%) ISEB
4 17 (4.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.43%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.97%) PhD
8 4 (0.97%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.49%) OCP
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.24%) MCSD
10 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (18.49%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.49%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) Samba
Systems Management
1 35 (8.52%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.95%) RSA Archer
3 4 (0.97%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) OpenView
4 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (14.36%) Oracle
2 48 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.27%) HP
4 24 (5.84%) TSYS
5 23 (5.60%) IBM
6 14 (3.41%) Telerik
7 13 (3.16%) Rally
8 7 (1.70%) Adobe
8 7 (1.70%) ATG
8 7 (1.70%) Cisco
8 7 (1.70%) Pega
8 7 (1.70%) Sun
8 7 (1.70%) VMware
9 6 (1.46%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.46%) hybris
9 6 (1.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 6 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.22%) EMC
10 5 (1.22%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.22%) Informatica
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