The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 119 124 151
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing RAD 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2013 1735 2226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.64% 78.40% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1424 1891
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Cambridge +1 13 £47,500 +35.71%
RAD
East of England

RAD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Retail
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Delphi
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) .NET

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Business Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Delphi
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001