The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 242 200 251
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +51
Permanent jobs citing RAD 10 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 14
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £29,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +5.92%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6265 5454 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.73% 80.23% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 4343 5904
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RAD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

RAD Salary Trend in the East of England

RAD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in the East of England

RAD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Cambridgeshire -21 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Essex -13 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -24 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £44,500 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Web Development
3 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
3 17 (37.78%) jQuery
4 16 (35.56%) HTML
4 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 16 (35.56%) UNIX
4 16 (35.56%) MVC
4 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 15 (33.33%) Java
5 15 (33.33%) .NET
5 15 (33.33%) DB2
5 15 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (33.33%) JSP
5 15 (33.33%) Struts
5 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 15 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 14 (31.11%) SQL
6 14 (31.11%) Manufacturing
6 14 (31.11%) Retail
7 12 (26.67%) OO
8 11 (24.44%) C#
8 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
8 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
8 11 (24.44%) Finance
9 10 (22.22%) Project Management
9 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.00%) WCF

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.78%) JBoss
3 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 7 (15.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) DB2
3 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 8 (17.78%) MyEclipse
3 7 (15.56%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (15.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 7 (15.56%) JUnit
3 7 (15.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) PVCS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Toad
4 1 (2.22%) JDeveloper
4 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (31.11%) Manufacturing
1 14 (31.11%) Retail
2 11 (24.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Business Analyst
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Java Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Programmer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Test Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) jQuery
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) JSP
3 15 (33.33%) Struts
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
5 9 (20.00%) WCF
6 8 (17.78%) JSF
6 8 (17.78%) Ajax
6 8 (17.78%) Java EE
6 8 (17.78%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) ICEfaces
7 7 (15.56%) XML
7 7 (15.56%) XHTML
7 7 (15.56%) JMS
7 7 (15.56%) J2EE
7 7 (15.56%) JDBC
7 7 (15.56%) JSTL
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) UNIX
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) AIX
3 7 (15.56%) Solaris
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Web Development
3 16 (35.56%) Scrum
3 16 (35.56%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
6 10 (22.22%) Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.78%) Migration
9 7 (15.56%) Content Management
9 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Information Management
11 4 (8.89%) System Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) C#
5 7 (15.56%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.89%) Delphi
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Sun Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) IBM
2 7 (15.56%) Sun
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Serena
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