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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 232 239 231
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing RAD 21 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.30% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
6222 5621 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.74% 76.96% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5014 4726 5650
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Hertfordshire -10 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Essex - 5 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -6 2 £46,250 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (48.57%) SQL
3 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (38.57%) Java
4 27 (38.57%) OO
5 26 (37.14%) UNIX
5 26 (37.14%) Eclipse
5 26 (37.14%) DB2
5 26 (37.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 26 (37.14%) JSP
5 26 (37.14%) Struts
5 26 (37.14%) WebSphere
6 24 (34.29%) Web Development
7 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
8 21 (30.00%) Ajax
8 21 (30.00%) Finance
8 21 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 20 (28.57%) jQuery
9 20 (28.57%) Manufacturing
9 20 (28.57%) Retail
10 19 (27.14%) Scrum
10 19 (27.14%) .NET
11 18 (25.71%) HTML
12 16 (22.86%) C#
12 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
12 16 (22.86%) Web Services
12 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (21.43%) ICEfaces
13 15 (21.43%) MyEclipse

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (37.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 26 (37.14%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) MQSeries
4 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
4 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) Intranet
2 5 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) DB2
2 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
3 21 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.14%) DTS
7 2 (2.86%) MS Access
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (37.14%) Eclipse
2 15 (21.43%) MyEclipse
3 12 (17.14%) Subversion
4 11 (15.71%) JUnit
4 11 (15.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (8.57%) Ant
6 6 (8.57%) Log4j
7 5 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (30.00%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 20 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Business Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Junior
7 7 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Junior Business Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) QA Tester
9 5 (7.14%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Java Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Tester
9 5 (7.14%) Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Support Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) JSP
1 26 (37.14%) Struts
2 21 (30.00%) Ajax
3 20 (28.57%) jQuery
4 19 (27.14%) .NET
5 18 (25.71%) HTML
6 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
6 16 (22.86%) Web Services
7 15 (21.43%) ICEfaces
7 15 (21.43%) Java EE
7 15 (21.43%) JSF
8 12 (17.14%) XML
9 11 (15.71%) JDBC
9 11 (15.71%) J2EE
9 11 (15.71%) XHTML
9 11 (15.71%) JMS
9 11 (15.71%) JSTL
10 10 (14.29%) CSS
11 6 (8.57%) Servlets
11 6 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Web 2.0
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) UNIX
2 11 (15.71%) Solaris
2 11 (15.71%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) HPUX
4 5 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) OO
3 24 (34.29%) Web Development
4 19 (27.14%) Scrum
5 15 (21.43%) Migration
6 14 (20.00%) MVC
7 13 (18.57%) Project Management
8 12 (17.14%) Content Management
8 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
9 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
9 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
9 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.43%) Analytics
12 6 (8.57%) UML
13 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
13 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) SQL
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.57%) Java
4 16 (22.86%) C#
5 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.71%) Perl
6 8 (11.43%) VBScript
7 6 (8.57%) XPath
8 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) VB6
9 2 (2.86%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) ISO 9001
2 6 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 15 (21.43%) JBoss
2 11 (15.71%) IBM
3 6 (8.57%) Interwoven
3 6 (8.57%) ATG
3 6 (8.57%) Blue Martini
3 6 (8.57%) Elastic Path
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) MKS
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