The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 90 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
+37 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 35 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.93% 0.050% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 0.066% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -4.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1506 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.85% 75.11% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1280 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
RAD
Cambridgeshire

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RAD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

RAD Salary Trend in Cambridge

RAD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 36 (50.70%) Retail
2 35 (49.30%) Project Management
3 33 (46.48%) PRINCE2
4 32 (45.07%) SQL
5 31 (43.66%) Scrum
5 31 (43.66%) Business Analysis
6 29 (40.85%) Finance
7 28 (39.44%) Manufacturing
8 26 (36.62%) Degree
9 24 (33.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (32.39%) ISO 9001
10 23 (32.39%) Manual Testing
11 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (26.76%) OO
12 16 (22.54%) QA
13 14 (19.72%) Test Automation
14 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
15 10 (14.08%) Test Strategy
16 8 (11.27%) .NET
17 7 (9.86%) Financial Modelling
18 5 (7.04%) Logistics
18 5 (7.04%) C#
19 4 (5.63%) TOGAF
20 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
20 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
20 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
20 3 (4.23%) EPoS
20 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
20 3 (4.23%) ERP
20 3 (4.23%) Java

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (1.41%) Documentum
1 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
General
1 36 (50.70%) Retail
2 29 (40.85%) Finance
3 28 (39.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Analyst
2 37 (52.11%) Business Analyst
3 25 (35.21%) Test Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Junior
5 15 (21.13%) Junior Analyst
5 15 (21.13%) Junior Business Analyst
6 14 (19.72%) Software Engineer
6 14 (19.72%) Tester
7 13 (18.31%) Software Test Engineer
7 13 (18.31%) Lead Business Analyst
7 13 (18.31%) QA Engineer
8 12 (16.90%) QA Tester
9 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Architect
10 4 (5.63%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Architect
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
12 2 (2.82%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) EPoS
3 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Physics
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Project Management
2 33 (46.48%) PRINCE2
3 31 (43.66%) Scrum
3 31 (43.66%) Business Analysis
4 24 (33.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (32.39%) Manual Testing
6 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.76%) OO
7 14 (19.72%) Test Automation
8 10 (14.08%) Test Strategy
9 7 (9.86%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (7.04%) Logistics
11 4 (5.63%) TOGAF
12 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.23%) ERP
12 3 (4.23%) Migration
13 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.82%) TDD
13 2 (2.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) ISO 9001
2 16 (22.54%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago