The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 112 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% - 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1232 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 78.22% 76.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1067 1282
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £31,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) ISO 9001
3 9 (45.00%) Retail
4 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) ISEB
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Junior
4 6 (30.00%) Junior Business Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) QA Tester
5 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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