The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 207 264 257
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -7
Permanent jobs citing RAD 74 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.047% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.062% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 67 2 12
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -4.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6700 6499 6826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 75.80% 73.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5497 5595 5669
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
RAD
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +37 35 £33,600 - 2
Bedfordshire - 27 £43,000 -
Hertfordshire +23 12 £38,000 - 1
Essex -27 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.40%) SQL
3 47 (37.60%) OO
4 44 (35.20%) Retail
5 39 (31.20%) Java
6 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
7 37 (29.60%) Finance
8 36 (28.80%) Manufacturing
9 35 (28.00%) Project Management
9 35 (28.00%) DB2
9 35 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 35 (28.00%) JSP
9 35 (28.00%) Struts
9 35 (28.00%) UNIX
9 35 (28.00%) Eclipse
9 35 (28.00%) WebSphere
9 35 (28.00%) Web Development
10 34 (27.20%) SQL Server
11 33 (26.40%) PRINCE2
12 31 (24.80%) Scrum
12 31 (24.80%) Business Analysis
13 30 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 30 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (23.20%) Migration
15 28 (22.40%) Web Services
16 27 (21.60%) JBoss
16 27 (21.60%) Ajax
16 27 (21.60%) JSF
16 27 (21.60%) MyEclipse
16 27 (21.60%) ICEfaces

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 35 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.80%) Apache
4 1 (0.80%) Documentum
4 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) Intranet
2 2 (1.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.00%) DB2
2 34 (27.20%) SQL Server
3 30 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (21.60%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.40%) DTS
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.20%) MS Access
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.80%) MySQL
8 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 27 (21.60%) MyEclipse
3 8 (6.40%) JUnit
3 8 (6.40%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.40%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.40%) Subversion
General
1 44 (35.20%) Retail
2 37 (29.60%) Finance
3 36 (28.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Analyst
2 37 (29.60%) Business Analyst
3 35 (28.00%) Developer
4 30 (24.00%) Software Engineer
5 25 (20.00%) Test Engineer
6 20 (16.00%) Java Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Junior
8 15 (12.00%) Junior Business Analyst
8 15 (12.00%) Junior Analyst
9 14 (11.20%) Tester
10 13 (10.40%) QA Engineer
10 13 (10.40%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (10.40%) Software Test Engineer
10 13 (10.40%) Lead Business Analyst
11 12 (9.60%) QA Tester
12 8 (6.40%) Java Consultant
12 8 (6.40%) SQL Developer
12 8 (6.40%) Consultant
12 8 (6.40%) Support Consultant
13 5 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) JSP
1 35 (28.00%) Struts
2 28 (22.40%) Web Services
3 27 (21.60%) Ajax
3 27 (21.60%) JSF
3 27 (21.60%) ICEfaces
3 27 (21.60%) Java EE
3 27 (21.60%) jQuery
4 22 (17.60%) .NET
5 13 (10.40%) HTML
6 9 (7.20%) XML
6 9 (7.20%) CSS
7 8 (6.40%) JDBC
7 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.40%) J2EE
7 8 (6.40%) XHTML
7 8 (6.40%) JSTL
8 7 (5.60%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.60%) JMS
10 1 (0.80%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.40%) EPoS
2 3 (2.40%) Clustering
3 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.80%) Physics
4 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) UNIX
2 5 (4.00%) Windows
3 4 (3.20%) Linux
3 4 (3.20%) Android
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) AIX
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.60%) OO
3 35 (28.00%) Project Management
3 35 (28.00%) Web Development
4 33 (26.40%) PRINCE2
5 31 (24.80%) Scrum
5 31 (24.80%) Business Analysis
6 29 (23.20%) Migration
7 24 (19.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (18.40%) Manual Testing
9 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
10 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.40%) Analytics
12 10 (8.00%) Test Strategy
12 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.20%) Content Management
14 8 (6.40%) MVC
14 8 (6.40%) Data Transformation
14 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (5.60%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.40%) SQL
2 39 (31.20%) Java
3 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.00%) C#
5 12 (9.60%) VBScript
6 8 (6.40%) Perl
6 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.60%) VB
7 7 (5.60%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.80%) C++
9 4 (3.20%) VB6
10 3 (2.40%) VC++
10 3 (2.40%) C
11 1 (0.80%) Python
11 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (20.80%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.40%) ISO 9001
2 16 (12.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (21.60%) JBoss
2 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle
3 8 (6.40%) IBM
4 6 (4.80%) Sun
5 3 (2.40%) Veeam
6 1 (0.80%) Sunopsis
6 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.80%) MKS
6 1 (0.80%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago