The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 142 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
RAD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1687 1648 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.20% 85.97% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1294 1206
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) RUP
1 3 (75.00%) DSDM
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) UML Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) RUP
1 3 (75.00%) DSDM
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft