Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 313 371
Rank change year-on-year -13 +58 +22
Permanent jobs citing RAD 18 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.23% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.25% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 12
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +15.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £51,400 £46,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £95,250 £70,000 £67,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £84,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -34.52% +29.23%

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 9,840 9,279 12,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.47% 90.89% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8,705 8,343 11,132
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,275
90th Percentile £94,250 £92,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for RAD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Reinsurance
4 7 (38.89%) Prototyping
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) VBA
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (33.33%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (27.78%) Middleware
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 5 (27.78%) MVVM
6 5 (27.78%) Groovy
6 5 (27.78%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) Tableau
6 5 (27.78%) Task Parallel Library
6 5 (27.78%) JSON

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:

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.56%) InVision
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudflare
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Development Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) RAD Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) REST
2 5 (27.78%) RESTful
2 5 (27.78%) Task Parallel Library
2 5 (27.78%) WCF
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) Grails
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceStack
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Reinsurance
2 4 (22.22%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Prototyping
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
5 5 (27.78%) MVVM
5 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 3 (16.67%) Demand Management
6 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) VBA
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Groovy
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Jython
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) OpenText
3 2 (11.11%) Pega
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle