The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 118 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.062% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.075% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £70,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1543 1342 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.69% 82.94% 79.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1177 1104
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
South West

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

RAD
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

RAD Salary Trend in Bristol

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) JSP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) IVR
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) DSDM
2 4 (44.44%) XHTML
2 4 (44.44%) XSL
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) RUP
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) JSP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) XHTML
2 4 (44.44%) XSL
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) DSDM
1 4 (44.44%) RUP
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM