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 23 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1269 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 76.54% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1092 1154
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (54.29%) SQL
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 17 (48.57%) Degree
3 16 (45.71%) Manual Testing
4 15 (42.86%) Project Management
5 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (37.14%) Retail
6 13 (37.14%) Scrum
6 13 (37.14%) Manufacturing
6 13 (37.14%) ISO 9001
6 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
7 12 (34.29%) OO
8 10 (28.57%) QA
9 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.43%) .NET
12 3 (8.57%) C#
13 2 (5.71%) TDD
13 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
14 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
14 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
14 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
14 1 (2.86%) Content Management
14 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
14 1 (2.86%) Network Security

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.86%) Documentum
1 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Manufacturing
2 13 (37.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Test Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 11 (31.43%) Junior
5 10 (28.57%) Junior Business Analyst
5 10 (28.57%) Junior Analyst
6 9 (25.71%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
7 8 (22.86%) Tester
7 8 (22.86%) QA Engineer
8 7 (20.00%) QA Tester
9 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Junior Test Engineer
11 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
11 1 (2.86%) Architect
11 1 (2.86%) Integration Architect
11 1 (2.86%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Manual Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Project Management
3 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
5 12 (34.29%) OO
6 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.86%) Content Management
10 1 (2.86%) SOA
10 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.86%) Workflow
10 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) ISO 9001
2 10 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) SAP