Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 673 685 701
Rank change year-on-year +12 +16 -72
Permanent jobs citing RAD 167 172 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 79 151 192
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £110,250 £96,250 £84,875
England median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.83% +9.09% +7.84%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69199 68947 80041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.63% 90.62% 89.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53178 59332 67406
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in London

RAD
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RAD in London

RAD
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RAD in London

RAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +10 24 £57,500 -8.00% 1
West London +12 2 £45,000 -25.00%
North London +9 2 £71,250 +137.50%
East London +4 2 £70,000 -
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (56.89%) Front Office
2 95 (56.89%) Finance
3 92 (55.09%) Python
4 89 (53.29%) Banking
5 88 (52.69%) Java
6 87 (52.10%) Investment Banking
7 77 (46.11%) SQL Server
8 75 (44.91%) Asset Management
9 66 (39.52%) R
10 64 (38.32%) MATLAB
11 59 (35.33%) Financial Institution
11 59 (35.33%) Microsoft
12 58 (34.73%) Retail Banking
12 58 (34.73%) Wealth Management
13 54 (32.34%) Oracle
14 49 (29.34%) Software Engineering
15 47 (28.14%) SAS
16 40 (23.95%) C#
16 40 (23.95%) SQL
17 37 (22.16%) .NET
18 31 (18.56%) Scrum
18 31 (18.56%) TDD
19 30 (17.96%) Microsoft Excel
20 29 (17.37%) VBA
21 28 (16.77%) SDLC
22 26 (15.57%) Analytics
22 26 (15.57%) OO
23 25 (14.97%) Web Services
24 21 (12.57%) UML

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 47 (28.14%) SAS
2 6 (3.59%) CMS
2 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (17.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.60%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.60%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.60%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.40%) GitHub
4 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.20%) PaaS
4 2 (1.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.59%) HTTP
1 11 (6.59%) SSL
1 11 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (46.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.19%) KDB
3 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (6.59%) Kdb+
5 9 (5.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.59%) Qlik Sense
7 6 (3.59%) QlikView
8 3 (1.80%) Big Data
8 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.20%) MySQL
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.60%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) JIRA
2 10 (5.99%) Ant
2 10 (5.99%) Maven
2 10 (5.99%) VersionOne
3 8 (4.79%) JUnit
3 8 (4.79%) Selenium
4 6 (3.59%) Appium
4 6 (3.59%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.59%) JIRA Agile
4 6 (3.59%) RSpec
4 6 (3.59%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.59%) TestNG
5 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.80%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.20%) Mockito
8 2 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 95 (56.89%) Finance
1 95 (56.89%) Front Office
2 89 (53.29%) Banking
3 87 (52.10%) Investment Banking
4 59 (35.33%) Financial Institution
5 58 (34.73%) Retail Banking
6 9 (5.39%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (39.52%) Developer
2 49 (29.34%) Software Engineer
3 18 (10.78%) RAD Developer
4 16 (9.58%) Analyst
5 14 (8.38%) Front Office Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Java Developer
5 14 (8.38%) SQL Developer
6 13 (7.78%) Front Office RAD Developer
7 12 (7.19%) SQL Server Developer
8 11 (6.59%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.59%) Consultant
8 11 (6.59%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (6.59%) IT Manager
8 11 (6.59%) IT Risk Manager
8 11 (6.59%) Risk Manager
9 10 (5.99%) Hybris Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.39%) Database Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (5.39%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.16%) .NET
2 25 (14.97%) Web Services
3 19 (11.38%) XML
4 13 (7.78%) Spring
5 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.19%) REST
5 12 (7.19%) SOAP
6 10 (5.99%) J2EE
6 10 (5.99%) JSTL
6 10 (5.99%) OSGi
6 10 (5.99%) Struts
7 9 (5.39%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.19%) Grails
8 7 (4.19%) RESTful
9 6 (3.59%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.99%) CSS
10 5 (2.99%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.99%) HTML
11 3 (1.80%) jQuery
11 3 (1.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Equities
2 13 (7.78%) Algorithms
3 11 (6.59%) Data Structures
4 10 (5.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (5.39%) Hedge funds
6 8 (4.79%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.19%) Reinsurance
8 5 (2.99%) Derivative
9 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.80%) Fintech
10 3 (1.80%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.80%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.80%) Social Media
11 2 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.20%) User Experience
12 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (0.60%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.38%) Unix
2 6 (3.59%) Linux
3 3 (1.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) HPUX
4 2 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (44.91%) Asset Management
3 58 (34.73%) Wealth Management
4 49 (29.34%) Software Engineering
5 31 (18.56%) Scrum
5 31 (18.56%) TDD
6 28 (16.77%) SDLC
7 26 (15.57%) Analytics
7 26 (15.57%) OO
8 21 (12.57%) UML
9 17 (10.18%) DevOps
10 15 (8.98%) Coaching
10 15 (8.98%) Fund Management
11 14 (8.38%) Open Source
11 14 (8.38%) RUP
12 13 (7.78%) OOD
13 12 (7.19%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.19%) Validation
14 11 (6.59%) Programme Management
14 11 (6.59%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (55.09%) Python
2 88 (52.69%) Java
3 66 (39.52%) R
4 64 (38.32%) MATLAB
5 40 (23.95%) C#
5 40 (23.95%) SQL
6 29 (17.37%) VBA
7 13 (7.78%) T-SQL
8 12 (7.19%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.59%) C++
9 11 (6.59%) Perl
9 11 (6.59%) Tcl
10 7 (4.19%) Groovy
10 7 (4.19%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.59%) Scala
12 4 (2.40%) Jython
13 3 (1.80%) C
13 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.20%) Clojure
14 2 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) MCSE
2 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.20%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) IIBA
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (35.33%) Microsoft
2 54 (32.34%) Oracle
3 10 (5.99%) CA Agile Central
3 10 (5.99%) hybris
4 9 (5.39%) Bloomberg
5 5 (2.99%) FactSet
5 5 (2.99%) Reuters
6 4 (2.40%) Progress
6 4 (2.40%) Talend
7 3 (1.80%) OpenText
7 3 (1.80%) Pega
7 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) Sybase
9 1 (0.60%) Charles River
9 1 (0.60%) Murex
9 1 (0.60%) Serena
9 1 (0.60%) StatPro
9 1 (0.60%) Teradata