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 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 136 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.090% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £44,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
1863 1789 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.14% 80.59% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1350 1383
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 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
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -10 3 £44,750 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) DSDM
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) APMP
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) DSDM
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) APMP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) RightFax