The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 212 203 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing RAD 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.18% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.24% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
RAD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4146 4218 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.90% 76.94% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 2912 3142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Berkshire

RAD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead -2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Telerik
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) RESTful
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
4 7 (70.00%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (70.00%) System Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) WPF
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Programmer
3 7 (70.00%) C# Programmer
4 5 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 5 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
1 8 (80.00%) RESTful
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceStack
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) System Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Telerik
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects