The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 37 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.96% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 179 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 81.86% 70.47% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 140 153 223
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
London

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

RAD
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

RAD Salary Trend in Croydon

RAD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) QA
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 16 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
1 16 (100.00%) Ranorex

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 16 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 16 (100.00%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Tester
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Consultant
1 16 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 16 (100.00%) Test Consultant
1 16 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Consultant
1 16 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 16 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 16 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 16 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft