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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 264 227 268
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +41
Permanent jobs citing RAD 11 62 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.72% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.92% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 58 2
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
6177 6727 6443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.26% 78.00% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5035 5542 5545
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -10 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Hertfordshire -11 3 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (21.43%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) XHTML
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) JDBC
4 3 (21.43%) JSP
4 3 (21.43%) Struts
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
1 3 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Java Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) XHTML
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) JDBC
2 3 (21.43%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) Struts
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
2 3 (21.43%) JSTL
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) AIX
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sun
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft