Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 314 354
Rank change year-on-year -4 +40 +31
Permanent jobs citing RAD 31 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 20
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% -8.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £47,450 £47,500 £50,975
90th Percentile £97,500 £82,375 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +26.09% -11.54% -3.70%

RAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,094 9,332 11,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.33% 91.42% 91.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8,969 8,390 10,805
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,725 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the City of London

RAD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD in the City of London.

Salary trend for RAD in the City of London

RAD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for RAD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (38.71%) OO
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
7 10 (32.26%) TDD
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
7 10 (32.26%) SOA
7 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
7 10 (32.26%) Microservices
8 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
8 9 (29.03%) Scrum
9 7 (22.58%) VBA
9 7 (22.58%) Python
10 6 (19.35%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
10 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
10 6 (19.35%) CRM
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 6 (19.35%) Front Office
10 6 (19.35%) MVC
10 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (19.35%) Groovy

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloudflare
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Front Office
3 4 (12.90%) Back Office
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) RAD Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Applications Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Application Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Web Application Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Business Systems Manager
6 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
2 10 (32.26%) Web Services
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Core
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (19.35%) RESTful
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) CSS3
4 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) J2EE
4 4 (12.90%) Java EE
4 4 (12.90%) JSON
4 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
4 4 (12.90%) REST
4 4 (12.90%) Sass
4 4 (12.90%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (12.90%) WCF
4 4 (12.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
2 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
2 6 (19.35%) Reinsurance
3 4 (12.90%) Fintech
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) Microservices
3 10 (32.26%) SOA
3 10 (32.26%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) CRM
5 6 (19.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
5 6 (19.35%) SOLID
6 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.90%) MVVM
6 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Prototyping
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) VBA
5 6 (19.35%) Groovy
5 6 (19.35%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 6 (19.35%) Nintex
2 4 (12.90%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com