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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 221 208 198
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing RAD 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 18
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -29.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £67,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
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
4454 4199 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.06% 79.26% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3065 3195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 - 5 £45,000 -
Newbury -6 1 £45,000 -15.88%
Maidenhead - 1 £40,000 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Telerik
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) ServiceStack
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 3 (27.27%) WPF
7 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Xcelsius
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ServiceStack
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) SSADM
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Telerik
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects