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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 219 210 190
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing RAD 7 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.16% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,600 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
4435 4186 4246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.97% 74.18% 75.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3176 3532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014. 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
Maidenhead - 4 £40,000 -
Reading +2 3 £45,000 +5.88%
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Telerik
2 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) WCF
4 7 (63.64%) WPF
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 3 (27.27%) ServiceStack
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 1 (9.09%) SaaS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Programmer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Programmer
5 2 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) RESTful
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) WCF
3 7 (63.64%) WPF
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Telerik
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft