Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a RAD Developer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Developer (RAD) Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1198 1248
Rank change year-on-year +28 +50 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a RAD Developer 19 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.021% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.021% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 36
UK median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% -
10th Percentile £41,875 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £94,375 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

RAD Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured RAD Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RAD Developer in the UK

RAD Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RAD Developer in the UK

RAD Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD Developer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RAD Developer in the UK

RAD Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +17 19 £80,000 +28.00% 2
London -10 19 £80,000 +28.00% 2

RAD Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, RAD Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring RAD Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) RAD
1 19 (100.00%) Front Office
2 13 (68.42%) VBA
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Banking
4 10 (52.63%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) Analytics
5 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) Risk Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 2 (10.53%) WPF
10 2 (10.53%) MVVM
10 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) OO
10 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) Migration
10 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
11 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
11 1 (5.26%) TDD
11 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Oracle

RAD Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (100.00%) Front Office
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Banking
4 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) RAD
2 9 (47.37%) Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) MVVM
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) VBA
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Sybase