Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 715 670 677
Rank change year-on-year -45 +7 -22
Permanent jobs citing RAD 98 183 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 160
London median annual salary £70,000 £76,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.20% +8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £46,250 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £58,750 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.48% +5.83% +4.35%

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 62,340 68,596 70,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.80% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50,107 52,484 61,018
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -8 31 £70,000 +21.74%
East London -10 2 £45,000 -35.71%
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 67 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.92%) C#
2 45 (45.92%) SQL
3 41 (41.84%) Finance
4 31 (31.63%) SQL Server
5 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 27 (27.55%) Python
7 26 (26.53%) .NET
7 26 (26.53%) CSS
8 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
8 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
9 23 (23.47%) T-SQL
10 22 (22.45%) Coaching
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
12 20 (20.41%) VBA
13 19 (19.39%) Java
13 19 (19.39%) Front Office
14 16 (16.33%) Data Structures
15 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (15.31%) Scrum
15 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (15.31%) AngularJS
16 14 (14.29%) JIRA
16 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
16 14 (14.29%) C++
16 14 (14.29%) Oracle
17 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
17 13 (13.27%) Hedge funds
18 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
18 12 (12.24%) TDD

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 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) JBoss
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.04%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.04%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
1 1 (1.02%) Intranet
1 1 (1.02%) SSL
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.06%) Power BI
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) MS Access
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) JIRA
2 7 (7.14%) Subversion
3 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.10%) VersionOne
5 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.06%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.04%) Ant
7 2 (2.04%) Appium
7 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.04%) Hudson
7 2 (2.04%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (2.04%) JUnit
7 2 (2.04%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.04%) RSpec
7 2 (2.04%) Selenium
7 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 19 (19.39%) Front Office
3 11 (11.22%) Banking
4 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Law
6 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.08%) Back Office
8 3 (3.06%) Marketing
8 3 (3.06%) Retail
9 2 (2.04%) Legal
9 2 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (53.06%) Developer
2 31 (31.63%) RAD Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Python Developer
4 11 (11.22%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.20%) Agile Project Manager
5 10 (10.20%) Applications Developer
5 10 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.12%) C# Application Developer
7 6 (6.12%) C# Web Application Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Front Office Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Front Office RAD Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) .NET
1 26 (26.53%) CSS
2 15 (15.31%) AngularJS
3 11 (11.22%) Web Services
4 8 (8.16%) HTML
4 8 (8.16%) J2EE
5 7 (7.14%) .NET Core
5 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (6.12%) RESTful
6 6 (6.12%) Sass
7 5 (5.10%) HTML5
7 5 (5.10%) Java EE
7 5 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (4.08%) CSS3
8 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.08%) Jinja
8 4 (4.08%) NHibernate
8 4 (4.08%) REST
8 4 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Data Structures
2 13 (13.27%) Hedge funds
3 11 (11.22%) Derivative
3 11 (11.22%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (11.22%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (11.22%) Mobile App
4 10 (10.20%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.14%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.10%) Fintech
6 5 (5.10%) Mainframe
6 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.10%) Social Media
7 4 (4.08%) Equities
7 4 (4.08%) PMI
7 4 (4.08%) Reinsurance
8 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
8 3 (3.06%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.06%) Linux
1 3 (3.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
3 22 (22.45%) Coaching
4 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (15.31%) Scrum
5 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.24%) Functional Programming
6 12 (12.24%) OO
6 12 (12.24%) Prototyping
6 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.24%) TDD
7 11 (11.22%) Microservices
8 10 (10.20%) Business Transformation
8 10 (10.20%) Portfolio Management
8 10 (10.20%) SOA
9 9 (9.18%) Analytics
9 9 (9.18%) DevOps
9 9 (9.18%) Process Improvement
9 9 (9.18%) Risk Management
9 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.92%) C#
1 45 (45.92%) SQL
2 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.55%) Python
4 23 (23.47%) T-SQL
5 20 (20.41%) VBA
6 19 (19.39%) Java
7 14 (14.29%) C++
7 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 10 (10.20%) F#
8 10 (10.20%) Haskell
9 7 (7.14%) C
10 6 (6.12%) R
11 5 (5.10%) Groovy
12 4 (4.08%) Scala
12 4 (4.08%) VB
13 3 (3.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
14 2 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.10%) Puppet
2 2 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) Nintex
4 5 (5.10%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.04%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.04%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.04%) Tableau
6 1 (1.02%) HP
6 1 (1.02%) hybris
6 1 (1.02%) Murex