The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 733 744 702
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 156 197 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87 158 237
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,125 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £100,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £43,913
% change year-on-year +1.25% -8.90%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the UK

RAD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RAD in the UK

RAD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RAD in the UK

RAD
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +12 147 £57,500 -4.16% 15
London +36 112 £75,000 - 7
UK excluding London -23 42 £40,500 +1.25% 9
Midlands +27 15 £48,000 -12.72% 1
North of England -29 12 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South East +10 6 £40,000 -26.94% 2
Scotland +4 5 £42,500 - 1
South West -4 2 £44,000 +35.38%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for RAD.

1 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (44.68%) Finance
3 112 (39.72%) SQL
4 110 (39.01%) Java
5 99 (35.11%) Banking
6 91 (32.27%) Scrum
7 84 (29.79%) SQL Server
8 80 (28.37%) Python
9 78 (27.66%) SDLC
10 75 (26.60%) Investment Banking
11 74 (26.24%) Front Office
12 70 (24.82%) Web Services
13 66 (23.40%) .NET
14 64 (22.70%) Oracle
14 64 (22.70%) C#
15 60 (21.28%) TDD
16 52 (18.44%) Financial Institution
16 52 (18.44%) Microsoft
16 52 (18.44%) Test Automation
17 49 (17.38%) RUP
17 49 (17.38%) OO
17 49 (17.38%) Asset Management
18 47 (16.67%) J2EE
18 47 (16.67%) Analytics
19 46 (16.31%) Waterfall
20 45 (15.96%) Selenium
21 43 (15.25%) Degree
21 43 (15.25%) REST
21 43 (15.25%) Open Source
22 41 (14.54%) Spring

RAD
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:

Application Platforms
1 25 (8.87%) SAS
2 23 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.55%) IIS
4 10 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (3.19%) JBoss
6 6 (2.13%) Confluence
6 6 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.42%) Apache
7 4 (1.42%) OpenROAD
8 3 (1.06%) CMS
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.71%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.35%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.42%) Chatbot
3 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.13%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (1.42%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.71%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.35%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.42%) GitHub
3 4 (1.42%) Loggly
3 4 (1.42%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.42%) SaaS
3 4 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) Google Play
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) Internet
2 7 (2.48%) PuTTY
3 5 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
5 1 (0.35%) BGP
5 1 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) IGMP
5 1 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) MPLS
5 1 (0.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (7.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.26%) Big Data
6 11 (3.90%) MySQL
6 11 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.19%) DB2
7 9 (3.19%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.84%) Informix
9 7 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.77%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.42%) QlikView
12 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (15.96%) Selenium
2 37 (13.12%) JIRA
3 31 (10.99%) Ant
4 30 (10.64%) Maven
5 21 (7.45%) Cucumber
6 20 (7.09%) VersionOne
7 17 (6.03%) SoapUI
8 15 (5.32%) HP UFT
9 14 (4.96%) JUnit
10 13 (4.61%) Jenkins
10 13 (4.61%) Visual Studio
11 12 (4.26%) Appium
11 12 (4.26%) JIRA Agile
11 12 (4.26%) RSpec
11 12 (4.26%) TestNG
12 11 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (3.19%) Hudson
13 9 (3.19%) Rational Application Developer
14 8 (2.84%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.84%) Git (software)
General
1 126 (44.68%) Finance
2 99 (35.11%) Banking
3 75 (26.60%) Investment Banking
4 74 (26.24%) Front Office
5 52 (18.44%) Financial Institution
6 33 (11.70%) Retail
7 29 (10.28%) Retail Banking
8 16 (5.67%) Manufacturing
9 11 (3.90%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.84%) Local Government
10 8 (2.84%) Marketing
11 6 (2.13%) Games
12 2 (0.71%) Automotive
12 2 (0.71%) Publishing
13 1 (0.35%) Advertising
13 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 131 (46.45%) Developer
2 40 (14.18%) C# Developer
3 35 (12.41%) Java Developer
4 32 (11.35%) Analyst
5 30 (10.64%) Consultant
6 29 (10.28%) SQL Developer
7 26 (9.22%) .NET Developer
7 26 (9.22%) Hybris Developer
8 25 (8.87%) Software Engineer
9 23 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (7.80%) SQL Server Developer
11 17 (6.03%) Business Analyst
12 15 (5.32%) Front Office Developer
12 15 (5.32%) Senior Consultant
12 15 (5.32%) VBA Developer
13 14 (4.96%) Python Developer
13 14 (4.96%) Senior Developer
14 13 (4.61%) Database Developer
14 13 (4.61%) SQL Database Developer
15 12 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.82%) Web Services
2 66 (23.40%) .NET
3 47 (16.67%) J2EE
4 43 (15.25%) REST
5 41 (14.54%) Spring
6 40 (14.18%) SOAP
7 35 (12.41%) Struts
8 31 (10.99%) HTML
9 26 (9.22%) ASP.NET
9 26 (9.22%) JSTL
9 26 (9.22%) OSGi
10 18 (6.38%) XML
11 15 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (5.32%) Hibernate
12 13 (4.61%) HTML5
12 13 (4.61%) JMS
12 13 (4.61%) Spring Boot
13 11 (3.90%) JPA
14 9 (3.19%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.57%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (8.87%) Fixed Income
3 22 (7.80%) Derivative
3 22 (7.80%) Equities
4 16 (5.67%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 9 (3.19%) User Experience
8 8 (2.84%) Internet of Things
8 8 (2.84%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.13%) Kinect
10 6 (2.13%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (2.13%) Reference Data
10 6 (2.13%) Social Media
10 6 (2.13%) Xbox
11 5 (1.77%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.74%) Linux
2 17 (6.03%) Unix
3 16 (5.67%) Windows
4 7 (2.48%) Android
4 7 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.71%) HPUX
6 2 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (32.27%) Scrum
3 78 (27.66%) SDLC
4 60 (21.28%) TDD
5 52 (18.44%) Test Automation
6 49 (17.38%) Asset Management
6 49 (17.38%) OO
6 49 (17.38%) RUP
7 47 (16.67%) Analytics
8 46 (16.31%) Waterfall
9 43 (15.25%) Open Source
10 38 (13.48%) UML
11 32 (11.35%) Software Engineering
12 31 (10.99%) DevOps
12 31 (10.99%) Project Management
13 30 (10.64%) E-Commerce
14 29 (10.28%) Coaching
15 28 (9.93%) Unit Testing
16 26 (9.22%) AOP
16 26 (9.22%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.72%) SQL
2 110 (39.01%) Java
3 80 (28.37%) Python
4 64 (22.70%) C#
5 32 (11.35%) JavaScript
6 31 (10.99%) R
6 31 (10.99%) VBA
7 29 (10.28%) MATLAB
8 23 (8.16%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.32%) C
10 12 (4.26%) C++
11 10 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.55%) VB
12 7 (2.48%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.13%) VB6
14 5 (1.77%) COBOL
14 5 (1.77%) RPG
15 4 (1.42%) Perl
15 4 (1.42%) Tcl
15 4 (1.42%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 43 (15.25%) Degree
2 19 (6.74%) ISEB
3 16 (5.67%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.42%) PMP
6 3 (1.06%) APMP
7 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.71%) PhD
7 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.35%) MCSD
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) COBIT
2 2 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.77%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) LXC
3 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (5.67%) Puppet
2 13 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.77%) Ansible
5 3 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.06%) Nagios
6 2 (0.71%) Control-M
7 1 (0.35%) Endace
Vendors
1 64 (22.70%) Oracle
2 52 (18.44%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.22%) hybris
4 20 (7.09%) CA Agile Central
5 14 (4.96%) IBM
6 8 (2.84%) Cognizant
7 6 (2.13%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.13%) FactSet
7 6 (2.13%) Murex
7 6 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.13%) Serena
8 5 (1.77%) HP
9 4 (1.42%) Adobe
9 4 (1.42%) Cisco
9 4 (1.42%) Splunk
9 4 (1.42%) Talend
10 3 (1.06%) EMC
10 3 (1.06%) VMware
11 2 (0.71%) Progress
11 2 (0.71%) StatPro
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