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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
London / City of London
Rank 217 264 299
Rank change year-on-year +47 +35  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 6 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 21
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -33.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £61,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

RAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4585 6399 8963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.33% 90.32% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4186 5697 7549
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing RAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) IIS
5 4 (23.53%) Automotive
5 4 (23.53%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
6 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) Confluence
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

RAD
Top Related 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Bower
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Automotive
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Data Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Statistical Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Reinsurance
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Qualitative Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) R
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) APMP
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) OpenText
2 2 (11.76%) Pega
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com