The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 117 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1782 1611 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.98% 79.20% 77.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1202 1181
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle