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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK
Rank 746 769 803
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +34
Permanent jobs citing RAD 116 183 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 98 143 127
Median salary £57,500 £50,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.30% -7.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
74514 90394 91285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.27% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61291 75075 74756
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +8 110 £57,500 +11.65% 17
London +40 51 £62,500 -7.40% 9
South East +64 34 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Berkshire +71 27 £57,500 +35.29% 2
City of London +31 12 £53,750 +29.51% 2
West Midlands +25 8 £53,750 -14.00%
South West +20 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Gloucestershire - 6 £47,500 -
Leeds +21 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire +20 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Yorkshire +17 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Birmingham - 5 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £36,500 - 1
Surrey +46 4 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Reading +43 4 £36,500 -14.11%
Windsor - 4 £100,000 -
South Wales +20 3 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Wales +11 3 £62,500 +47.05% 1
East Midlands +10 3 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Northamptonshire - 3 £38,750 - 2
Coventry - 3 £72,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £47,500 - 1
Northampton - 3 £38,750 - 2
Manchester -21 2 £37,500 -
North West -38 2 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +21 1 - -
Hampshire +19 1 £27,500 -66.66%
Scotland +18 1 - - 1
Cwmbran +14 1 - -
Torfaen +14 1 - -

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 217 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (43.57%) SQL
3 103 (36.79%) Web Services
4 100 (35.71%) Java
5 94 (33.57%) Finance
6 61 (21.79%) Scrum
6 61 (21.79%) C#
6 61 (21.79%) WebSphere
7 54 (19.29%) UML
8 50 (17.86%) .NET
9 47 (16.79%) JavaScript
10 46 (16.43%) OO
11 45 (16.07%) Degree
12 43 (15.36%) SQL Server
13 42 (15.00%) RUP
13 42 (15.00%) TDD
14 41 (14.64%) DB2
14 41 (14.64%) SDLC
15 40 (14.29%) Oracle
15 40 (14.29%) HTML
15 40 (14.29%) REST
16 39 (13.93%) WebSphere Application Server
16 39 (13.93%) SOAP
17 38 (13.57%) Microsoft
17 38 (13.57%) Spring
17 38 (13.57%) Rational Application Developer
18 37 (13.21%) Waterfall
18 37 (13.21%) E-Commerce
19 34 (12.14%) ASP.NET
20 32 (11.43%) Git (software)

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 61 (21.79%) WebSphere
2 39 (13.93%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.93%) JBoss
5 10 (3.57%) Apache
5 10 (3.57%) CMS
5 10 (3.57%) MQSeries
6 9 (3.21%) IIS
6 9 (3.21%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.50%) Confluence
9 6 (2.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.79%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.07%) nginx
12 1 (0.36%) Documentum
12 1 (0.36%) FileNet
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.36%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 26 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.43%) MS Office
4 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) Magento
1 7 (2.50%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.64%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.36%) BGP
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) IGMP
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) MPLS
4 1 (0.36%) Multicast
4 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.64%) DB2
3 19 (6.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.93%) MySQL
6 9 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.14%) Big Data
8 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.14%) Jackrabbit
8 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.36%) MS Access
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (13.57%) Rational Application Developer
2 32 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.86%) Eclipse
4 21 (7.50%) Maven
4 21 (7.50%) Selenium
5 17 (6.07%) JIRA
6 16 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.71%) Visual Studio
7 15 (5.36%) Subversion
8 14 (5.00%) JUnit
9 11 (3.93%) HP UFT
10 10 (3.57%) Ant
10 10 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.57%) Mockito
11 9 (3.21%) FitNesse
12 8 (2.86%) Grunt
12 8 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (2.86%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.14%) Log4j
13 6 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 94 (33.57%) Finance
2 30 (10.71%) Banking
3 28 (10.00%) Front Office
4 24 (8.57%) Retail
5 13 (4.64%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.93%) Marketing
7 9 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.86%) Automotive
8 8 (2.86%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.14%) Games
9 6 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.14%) Local Government
10 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 121 (43.21%) Developer
2 49 (17.50%) Analyst
3 42 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 38 (13.57%) Designer
5 31 (11.07%) Business Analyst
6 27 (9.64%) C# Developer
6 27 (9.64%) Senior Developer
7 25 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (8.57%) .NET Developer
9 22 (7.86%) RAD Developer
10 20 (7.14%) Consultant
10 20 (7.14%) VBA Developer
11 19 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.36%) Project Manager
12 15 (5.36%) Senior Designer
13 13 (4.64%) Excel Developer
14 12 (4.29%) Architect
14 12 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.93%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (36.79%) Web Services
2 50 (17.86%) .NET
3 40 (14.29%) HTML
3 40 (14.29%) REST
4 39 (13.93%) SOAP
5 38 (13.57%) Spring
6 34 (12.14%) ASP.NET
7 29 (10.36%) CSS
8 26 (9.29%) J2EE
9 21 (7.50%) AngularJS
9 21 (7.50%) JSON
9 21 (7.50%) Struts
10 20 (7.14%) JMS
11 19 (6.79%) HTML5
12 18 (6.43%) Ajax
12 18 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.07%) Spring Boot
13 17 (6.07%) XML
14 15 (5.36%) JSP
15 14 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.93%) Fixed Income
2 18 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.07%) Derivative
3 17 (6.07%) User Experience
4 11 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.93%) Equities
4 11 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.50%) iSeries
6 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.14%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.14%) Internet of Things
7 5 (1.79%) EMC VNX
7 5 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (1.79%) Kinect
7 5 (1.79%) Xbox
8 4 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.43%) Social Media
9 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.36%) Unix
2 20 (7.14%) Linux
3 13 (4.64%) Windows
4 10 (3.57%) HPUX
4 10 (3.57%) Solaris
5 6 (2.14%) Android
5 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (21.79%) Scrum
3 54 (19.29%) UML
4 46 (16.43%) OO
5 42 (15.00%) RUP
5 42 (15.00%) TDD
6 41 (14.64%) SDLC
7 37 (13.21%) E-Commerce
7 37 (13.21%) Waterfall
8 31 (11.07%) MVC
9 29 (10.36%) Business Analysis
10 28 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 28 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 27 (9.64%) PRINCE2
12 26 (9.29%) Process Improvement
12 26 (9.29%) Test Scripting
13 25 (8.93%) Unit Testing
14 23 (8.21%) Project Management
15 22 (7.86%) CRM
15 22 (7.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 122 (43.57%) SQL
2 100 (35.71%) Java
3 61 (21.79%) C#
4 47 (16.79%) JavaScript
5 31 (11.07%) Python
6 23 (8.21%) VBA
7 14 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 13 (4.64%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.93%) C
10 10 (3.57%) Perl
11 4 (1.43%) Delphi
11 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.43%) RPG
12 3 (1.07%) R
13 2 (0.71%) C++
13 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.36%) COBOL
14 1 (0.36%) F#
14 1 (0.36%) Groovy
14 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (16.07%) Degree
2 18 (6.43%) ISEB
3 11 (3.93%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.86%) APMP
5 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.36%) AAT
8 1 (0.36%) MCSD
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) OCP
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.86%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.14%) Docker
2 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.21%) Puppet
2 5 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.79%) Nagios
3 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.71%) Control-M
5 1 (0.36%) Endace
Vendors
1 40 (14.29%) Oracle
2 38 (13.57%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.21%) IBM
4 13 (4.64%) hybris
5 12 (4.29%) Pega
6 11 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.50%) ATG
7 7 (2.50%) Blue Martini
7 7 (2.50%) OpenText
7 7 (2.50%) Serena
8 6 (2.14%) Cisco
8 6 (2.14%) Talend
9 5 (1.79%) EMC
9 5 (1.79%) ILOG
9 5 (1.79%) VMware
10 4 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.43%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.43%) DevExpress
10 4 (1.43%) HP
10 4 (1.43%) Perforce
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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