The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 721 696
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 147 193 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 155 225
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,250 £43,913
% change year-on-year -1.81% -6.06%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74950 82225 90350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.98% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60667 69603 74699
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

RAD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RAD in England

RAD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RAD in England

RAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +43 114 £75,000 - 7
West Midlands +18 8 £48,000 -12.72% 1
South East +5 6 £40,000 -23.44% 4
East Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
North West - 6 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire -26 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South West -9 2 £44,000 +35.38%
RAD
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for RAD.

1 173 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (46.33%) Finance
3 98 (37.84%) Java
3 98 (37.84%) SQL
4 97 (37.45%) Banking
5 84 (32.43%) Scrum
5 84 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 80 (30.89%) Python
7 75 (28.96%) Investment Banking
8 74 (28.57%) Front Office
9 69 (26.64%) SDLC
10 63 (24.32%) Web Services
11 61 (23.55%) .NET
12 59 (22.78%) C#
12 59 (22.78%) TDD
13 52 (20.08%) Financial Institution
13 52 (20.08%) Microsoft
14 49 (18.92%) Oracle
14 49 (18.92%) OO
14 49 (18.92%) Asset Management
14 49 (18.92%) Test Automation
15 48 (18.53%) RUP
16 47 (18.15%) Analytics
17 45 (17.37%) Waterfall
18 43 (16.60%) REST
18 43 (16.60%) Selenium
19 42 (16.22%) Open Source
20 41 (15.83%) Degree
21 40 (15.44%) SOAP
22 39 (15.06%) Spring

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 25 (9.65%) SAS
2 13 (5.02%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.86%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.09%) IIS
6 6 (2.32%) Confluence
6 6 (2.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.54%) OpenROAD
8 3 (1.16%) CMS
8 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.77%) Apache
9 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.77%) JBoss
9 2 (0.77%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.16%) Chatbot
2 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.77%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.77%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.39%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.54%) GitHub
3 4 (1.54%) Loggly
3 4 (1.54%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.54%) SaaS
3 4 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) Google Play
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.09%) Internet
2 7 (2.70%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) ATM
5 1 (0.39%) BGP
5 1 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) IGMP
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (8.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.63%) Big Data
6 11 (4.25%) MySQL
6 11 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.47%) DB2
7 9 (3.47%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.09%) Informix
9 6 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.54%) Qlik Sense
11 4 (1.54%) QlikView
11 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 43 (16.60%) Selenium
2 35 (13.51%) JIRA
3 30 (11.58%) Ant
3 30 (11.58%) Maven
4 20 (7.72%) Cucumber
5 18 (6.95%) VersionOne
6 16 (6.18%) SoapUI
7 15 (5.79%) HP UFT
8 13 (5.02%) JUnit
8 13 (5.02%) Visual Studio
9 11 (4.25%) Appium
9 11 (4.25%) Jenkins
9 11 (4.25%) JIRA Agile
9 11 (4.25%) RSpec
9 11 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (4.25%) TestNG
10 9 (3.47%) Rational Application Developer
11 8 (3.09%) Git (software)
11 8 (3.09%) Subversion
12 7 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 120 (46.33%) Finance
2 97 (37.45%) Banking
3 75 (28.96%) Investment Banking
4 74 (28.57%) Front Office
5 52 (20.08%) Financial Institution
6 33 (12.74%) Retail
7 29 (11.20%) Retail Banking
8 13 (5.02%) Manufacturing
9 10 (3.86%) Telecoms
10 8 (3.09%) Local Government
10 8 (3.09%) Marketing
11 6 (2.32%) Games
12 2 (0.77%) Automotive
13 1 (0.39%) Advertising
13 1 (0.39%) Back Office
13 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (45.56%) Developer
2 37 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 32 (12.36%) Analyst
4 28 (10.81%) Consultant
5 26 (10.04%) Hybris Developer
5 26 (10.04%) SQL Developer
6 25 (9.65%) Java Developer
6 25 (9.65%) Software Engineer
7 23 (8.88%) .NET Developer
8 22 (8.49%) SQL Server Developer
9 20 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (6.56%) Business Analyst
11 15 (5.79%) Front Office Developer
11 15 (5.79%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (5.79%) VBA Developer
12 14 (5.41%) Python Developer
13 13 (5.02%) Database Developer
13 13 (5.02%) SQL Database Developer
14 12 (4.63%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.32%) Web Services
2 61 (23.55%) .NET
3 43 (16.60%) REST
4 40 (15.44%) SOAP
5 39 (15.06%) Spring
6 37 (14.29%) J2EE
7 26 (10.04%) ASP.NET
7 26 (10.04%) JSTL
7 26 (10.04%) OSGi
7 26 (10.04%) Struts
8 23 (8.88%) HTML
9 18 (6.95%) XML
10 15 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.02%) Hibernate
11 13 (5.02%) HTML5
11 13 (5.02%) JMS
11 13 (5.02%) Spring Boot
12 11 (4.25%) JPA
13 9 (3.47%) .NET Framework
13 9 (3.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (9.65%) Fixed Income
3 22 (8.49%) Derivative
3 22 (8.49%) Equities
4 16 (6.18%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (3.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 9 (3.47%) User Experience
7 8 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.09%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.32%) Kinect
9 6 (2.32%) OTC Derivatives
9 6 (2.32%) Reference Data
9 6 (2.32%) Xbox
10 4 (1.54%) Fintech
10 4 (1.54%) Social Media
10 4 (1.54%) Tandem
11 3 (1.16%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.79%) Windows
2 11 (4.25%) Linux
3 9 (3.47%) Unix
4 7 (2.70%) Android
4 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.77%) HPUX
6 2 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (32.43%) Scrum
3 69 (26.64%) SDLC
4 59 (22.78%) TDD
5 49 (18.92%) Asset Management
5 49 (18.92%) OO
5 49 (18.92%) Test Automation
6 48 (18.53%) RUP
7 47 (18.15%) Analytics
8 45 (17.37%) Waterfall
9 42 (16.22%) Open Source
10 36 (13.90%) UML
11 31 (11.97%) Software Engineering
12 30 (11.58%) E-Commerce
13 29 (11.20%) Project Management
14 28 (10.81%) DevOps
14 28 (10.81%) Unit Testing
15 27 (10.42%) Coaching
16 26 (10.04%) AOP
16 26 (10.04%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (37.84%) Java
1 98 (37.84%) SQL
2 80 (30.89%) Python
3 59 (22.78%) C#
4 31 (11.97%) R
4 31 (11.97%) VBA
5 29 (11.20%) MATLAB
6 24 (9.27%) JavaScript
7 23 (8.88%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.41%) C
9 12 (4.63%) C++
10 10 (3.86%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.70%) VB
12 5 (1.93%) COBOL
12 5 (1.93%) RPG
13 4 (1.54%) AWK
13 4 (1.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 4 (1.54%) Perl
13 4 (1.54%) Tcl
13 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (15.83%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) ISEB
3 12 (4.63%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) APMP
5 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.16%) PMP
6 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.77%) PhD
6 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) MCSD
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.20%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) COBIT
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.93%) Docker
2 4 (1.54%) LXC
3 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.41%) Puppet
2 12 (4.63%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.54%) Ansible
5 3 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.16%) Nagios
6 2 (0.77%) Control-M
7 1 (0.39%) Endace
Vendors
1 52 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 49 (18.92%) Oracle
3 26 (10.04%) hybris
4 18 (6.95%) CA Agile Central
5 7 (2.70%) Cognizant
6 6 (2.32%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.32%) FactSet
6 6 (2.32%) Murex
6 6 (2.32%) Serena
7 5 (1.93%) HP
7 5 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.54%) Cisco
8 4 (1.54%) IBM
8 4 (1.54%) Splunk
8 4 (1.54%) Talend
9 3 (1.16%) Adobe
9 3 (1.16%) EMC
9 3 (1.16%) VMware
10 2 (0.77%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.77%) Reuters
London
Cititec
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits OR Day Rate
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago