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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 203 204 218
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing RAD 6 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +14.09%
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
4016 4321 4205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.61% 77.04% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2911 3250
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Telerik
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Mobile Computing
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) WPF
3 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) System Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceStack
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (80.00%) 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 9 (90.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (80.00%) Programmer
3 8 (80.00%) C# Programmer
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 5 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) WPF Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Application Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) 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 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (80.00%) System Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Telerik
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago