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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 221 221 204
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £31,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4642 4661 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.87% 79.03% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3376 3399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 19 December 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
Reading +8 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Maidenhead - 2 £40,000 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (83.33%) Telerik
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) WPF
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) ServiceStack
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) System Testing
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (33.33%) ServiceStack
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) SSADM
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Telerik
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle