The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 157 169 153
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing RAD 17 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.12% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.16% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 13
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +68.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £40,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
RAD
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2987 2487 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.04% 76.97% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2065 2219
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RAD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

RAD Salary Trend in the East Midlands

RAD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

RAD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Nottinghamshire - 17 £40,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Scrum
2 16 (45.71%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 14 (40.00%) CSS
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
4 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
4 13 (37.14%) QA
5 12 (34.29%) Project Management
6 11 (31.43%) VoIP
6 11 (31.43%) WAN
6 11 (31.43%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 11 (31.43%) OO
6 11 (31.43%) Selenium
6 11 (31.43%) Open Source
6 11 (31.43%) SaaS
6 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
6 11 (31.43%) Automation Testing
7 10 (28.57%) VMware
7 10 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 10 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (28.57%) C#
7 10 (28.57%) Avaya
8 9 (25.71%) CCNA
8 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
1 6 (17.14%) Apache Solr
2 5 (14.29%) Node.js
2 5 (14.29%) Mule
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) SaaS
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
2 11 (31.43%) VoIP
2 11 (31.43%) WAN
3 10 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 9 (25.71%) DHCP
4 9 (25.71%) RTP
4 9 (25.71%) H.323
4 9 (25.71%) VLAN
5 6 (17.14%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) DB2
2 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) FogBugz
3 6 (17.14%) Ant
3 6 (17.14%) JUnit
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.57%) FxCop
4 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Tester
2 9 (25.71%) Software Tester
3 8 (22.86%) Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Applications Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Architect
6 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
7 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.71%) QA Manager
9 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Programmer
9 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
9 2 (5.71%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Android Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
1 14 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) JDBC
2 6 (17.14%) JSP
2 6 (17.14%) Servlets
2 6 (17.14%) Struts
2 6 (17.14%) J2EE
2 6 (17.14%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) XHTML
2 6 (17.14%) Ajax
2 6 (17.14%) EJB
3 5 (14.29%) jQuery
3 5 (14.29%) REST
3 5 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Open Source
2 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (8.57%) Informatics
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) iPhone
5 2 (5.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Scrum
3 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
4 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 11 (31.43%) OO
5 11 (31.43%) Automation Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) SOA
7 9 (25.71%) MVC
8 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
8 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE
8 6 (17.14%) Quality Management
8 6 (17.14%) CMMI
8 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
8 6 (17.14%) UML
8 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
4 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
3 9 (25.71%) MCSE
3 9 (25.71%) CCNA
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
2 6 (17.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
1 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Avaya
1 10 (28.57%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft