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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 757 699 690
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -9
Permanent jobs citing RAD 155 277 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 137 211 244
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+24.22% +0.62%

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
84067 95471 97586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.24% 87.53% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69978 78940 78095
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -56 151 £57,500 +4.54% 9
London +12 80 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South East -11 34 £50,000 +21.95% 2
West Sussex -3 19 £50,000 +21.95%
City of London +47 12 £62,500 -7.40%
East of England +24 12 £52,000 -5.45%
Surrey +38 11 £60,000 +33.33% 1
South West +3 10 £46,250 -11.90%
Gatwick - 9 £50,000 -
Manchester -1 8 £43,500 +16.00% 1
North West -2 8 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Crawley +6 6 £50,000 +31.57%
Essex - 6 £52,000 -
Bristol +13 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Somerset 0 5 £42,500 -
Bath - 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +16 4 £80,000 +45.45%
Watford +3 4 £80,000 -
East Midlands +24 3 - -
Yorkshire +7 3 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Northampton - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Leeds +27 2 £35,000 -
Glasgow +16 2 £47,000 -
Bedfordshire +15 2 - -
Scotland +12 2 £47,000 +54.09%
Hampshire +7 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Yorkshire +2 2 £35,000 -
Luton -8 2 - -
Brighton -16 2 £40,000 -27.27%

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 239 (68.68%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (41.09%) Finance
3 124 (35.63%) SQL
4 113 (32.47%) C#
5 104 (29.89%) SDLC
6 92 (26.44%) Scrum
7 84 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 81 (23.28%) Java
9 80 (22.99%) Front Office
10 62 (17.82%) .NET
10 62 (17.82%) Degree
11 60 (17.24%) Python
12 59 (16.95%) Web Services
12 59 (16.95%) VBA
13 58 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 54 (15.52%) Fixed Income
15 49 (14.08%) TDD
16 48 (13.79%) QA
16 48 (13.79%) Automated Testing
17 46 (13.22%) OO
18 45 (12.93%) Oracle
18 45 (12.93%) Computer Science
19 44 (12.64%) ASP.NET
20 39 (11.21%) PRINCE2
20 39 (11.21%) Microsoft
21 37 (10.63%) Derivative
21 37 (10.63%) System Integration Testing
22 35 (10.06%) Project Management
23 34 (9.77%) Risk Management
23 34 (9.77%) 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 28 (8.05%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.17%) CICS
3 14 (4.02%) IIS
4 13 (3.74%) WebLogic
5 11 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (2.87%) CMS
6 10 (2.87%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.30%) Confluence
7 8 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.01%) GlassFish
8 7 (2.01%) JBoss
9 4 (1.15%) Mule
9 4 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.86%) Apache
10 3 (0.86%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.74%) MS Office
3 10 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.72%) MS Project
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.16%) VisionPLUS
2 7 (2.01%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.15%) Apache OFBiz
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.86%) Eikon
4 3 (0.86%) Magento
4 3 (0.86%) RMDS
5 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.01%) Silverpop
3 4 (1.15%) BlueKai
4 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.44%) SAN
2 4 (1.15%) Internet
2 4 (1.15%) LDAP
2 4 (1.15%) NAS
3 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.33%) DB2
3 27 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.16%) MySQL
6 11 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.15%) MS Access
8 4 (1.15%) QlikView
9 3 (0.86%) Big Data
9 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.86%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (8.05%) Selenium
2 23 (6.61%) SoapUI
3 19 (5.46%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.89%) JIRA
4 17 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.60%) Maven
6 14 (4.02%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.45%) JUnit
8 11 (3.16%) Rational Application Developer
9 10 (2.87%) LoadRunner
10 9 (2.59%) Git (software)
10 9 (2.59%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.30%) Ant
11 8 (2.30%) HP UFT
11 8 (2.30%) Hudson
12 6 (1.72%) JMeter
12 6 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
13 5 (1.44%) Grunt
13 5 (1.44%) gulp
General
1 143 (41.09%) Finance
2 80 (22.99%) Front Office
3 25 (7.18%) Marketing
4 23 (6.61%) Banking
5 19 (5.46%) Financial Institution
6 17 (4.89%) Back Office
7 16 (4.60%) Retail
8 15 (4.31%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.59%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.44%) German Language
11 3 (0.86%) French Language
12 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.29%) Advertising
13 1 (0.29%) Automotive
13 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 129 (37.07%) Developer
2 71 (20.40%) Analyst
3 49 (14.08%) C# Developer
4 44 (12.64%) Business Analyst
5 38 (10.92%) RAD Developer
6 30 (8.62%) VBA Developer
7 27 (7.76%) Architect
8 23 (6.61%) Quantitative Developer
9 20 (5.75%) .NET Developer
10 19 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (5.46%) Technical Analyst
10 19 (5.46%) Technical Business Analyst
10 19 (5.46%) Tester
11 18 (5.17%) Front Office Developer
12 16 (4.60%) Head of Development
12 16 (4.60%) Java Developer
12 16 (4.60%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.60%) Risk Manager
12 16 (4.60%) Test Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) VBA Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.82%) .NET
2 59 (16.95%) Web Services
3 44 (12.64%) ASP.NET
4 33 (9.48%) XML
5 30 (8.62%) SOAP
6 29 (8.33%) HTML
7 27 (7.76%) WCF
8 23 (6.61%) AngularJS
9 22 (6.32%) HTML5
10 21 (6.03%) WPF
11 19 (5.46%) Spring
12 18 (5.17%) REST
13 16 (4.60%) J2EE
13 16 (4.60%) JSON
14 15 (4.31%) JMS
15 14 (4.02%) CSS
16 13 (3.74%) Java EE
17 11 (3.16%) XSD
18 10 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 9 (2.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.52%) Fixed Income
2 45 (12.93%) Computer Science
3 37 (10.63%) Derivative
4 34 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 28 (8.05%) Mainframe
7 27 (7.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (5.46%) Hedge funds
9 18 (5.17%) VSAM
10 17 (4.89%) User Experience
11 16 (4.60%) Management Information System
12 15 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (3.16%) Equities
14 9 (2.59%) Algorithms
15 7 (2.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 7 (2.01%) Reinsurance
16 5 (1.44%) RIA
16 5 (1.44%) Social Media
17 4 (1.15%) Data Centre
17 4 (1.15%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.46%) Windows
2 18 (5.17%) Unix
3 13 (3.74%) Linux
4 7 (2.01%) Android
4 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.15%) Solaris
6 3 (0.86%) HPUX
6 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (68.68%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (29.89%) SDLC
3 92 (26.44%) Scrum
4 58 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 49 (14.08%) TDD
6 48 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 46 (13.22%) OO
8 39 (11.21%) PRINCE2
9 37 (10.63%) System Integration Testing
10 35 (10.06%) Project Management
11 34 (9.77%) Risk Management
12 33 (9.48%) Manual Testing
13 32 (9.20%) UML
14 31 (8.91%) Analytics
15 30 (8.62%) Functional Testing
16 29 (8.33%) Asset Management
16 29 (8.33%) DSDM
16 29 (8.33%) E-Commerce
16 29 (8.33%) SOA
17 28 (8.05%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (35.63%) SQL
2 113 (32.47%) C#
3 81 (23.28%) Java
4 60 (17.24%) Python
5 59 (16.95%) VBA
6 28 (8.05%) JavaScript
7 26 (7.47%) COBOL
8 25 (7.18%) Perl
9 18 (5.17%) C++
9 18 (5.17%) JCL
10 13 (3.74%) VB
11 10 (2.87%) R
11 10 (2.87%) REXX
11 10 (2.87%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.87%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.59%) CLIST
13 7 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.72%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.44%) C
16 4 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (17.82%) Degree
2 34 (9.77%) ISTQB
3 27 (7.76%) ISEB
4 19 (5.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PhD
9 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) APMP
11 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (4.89%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.30%) RSA Archer
3 6 (1.72%) Puppet
4 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.29%) OpenView
5 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (12.93%) Oracle
2 39 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.17%) IBM
4 16 (4.60%) HP
5 9 (2.59%) TSYS
6 8 (2.30%) Sybase
6 8 (2.30%) Telerik
7 7 (2.01%) Adobe
7 7 (2.01%) hybris
7 7 (2.01%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 7 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.72%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.15%) Cisco
9 4 (1.15%) EMC
9 4 (1.15%) Hitachi
9 4 (1.15%) Rally
9 4 (1.15%) Reuters
9 4 (1.15%) VMware
10 3 (0.86%) ATG
10 3 (0.86%) Talend
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