Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 311 368
Rank change year-on-year -4 +57 +5
Permanent jobs citing RAD 24 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.19% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 12
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £57,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £47,475 £45,000 £38,675
90th Percentile £110,000 £70,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £50,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +47.50% -33.33% +11.11%

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 9,654 9,350 12,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.09% 89.57% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,589 8,512 11,054
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% +0.18% +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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for RAD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Reinsurance
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 8 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Groovy
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) Grails
7 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) VBA
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (20.83%) Middleware
9 5 (20.83%) OpenText MBPM
9 5 (20.83%) OpenText
9 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
9 5 (20.83%) Pega
9 5 (20.83%) SDLC
9 5 (20.83%) Fintech
9 5 (20.83%) RESTful
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
10 4 (16.67%) Scala

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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (4.17%) InVision
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Development Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (12.50%) RAD Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum Master
5 3 (12.50%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Scala Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Grails
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) Middleware
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) React
7 1 (4.17%) Redux
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Reinsurance
2 5 (20.83%) Fintech
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
5 6 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Validation
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.50%) OOD
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) Groovy
3 6 (25.00%) VBA
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) Jython
5 4 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) Clojure
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) IIBA
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) OpenText
2 5 (20.83%) Pega
2 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (12.50%) Tableau
4 2 (8.33%) Sybase