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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 239 232 220
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing RAD 21 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.17% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.22% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 17
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 £41,000 £39,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6219 5809 6371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.24% 76.00% 74.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5078 4864 5400
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 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 1 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 -14 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire 0 3 £47,500 - 2
Essex - 2 £45,000 - 1
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (50.60%) SQL
3 41 (49.40%) OO
4 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
5 35 (42.17%) Java
6 34 (40.96%) DB2
6 34 (40.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 34 (40.96%) Struts
6 34 (40.96%) JSP
6 34 (40.96%) UNIX
6 34 (40.96%) Eclipse
6 34 (40.96%) WebSphere
7 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
8 30 (36.14%) Web Development
8 30 (36.14%) Ajax
8 30 (36.14%) Relational Database
9 27 (32.53%) Finance
10 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (31.33%) jQuery
10 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (30.12%) Web Services
12 24 (28.92%) JBoss
12 24 (28.92%) JSF
12 24 (28.92%) Migration
12 24 (28.92%) MyEclipse
12 24 (28.92%) ICEfaces
12 24 (28.92%) Java EE
13 20 (24.10%) Manufacturing
13 20 (24.10%) Retail
13 20 (24.10%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 34 (40.96%) WebSphere Application Server
1 34 (40.96%) WebSphere
2 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.23%) MQSeries
4 5 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) Documentum
6 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Intranet
1 6 (7.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.96%) DB2
2 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
3 30 (36.14%) Relational Database
4 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.23%) DTS
5 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.61%) MS Access
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (40.96%) Eclipse
2 24 (28.92%) MyEclipse
3 10 (12.05%) JUnit
3 10 (12.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.84%) Subversion
5 6 (7.23%) Log4j
5 6 (7.23%) Ant
6 4 (4.82%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 20 (24.10%) Manufacturing
2 20 (24.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Java Developer
3 20 (24.10%) Software Engineer
4 15 (18.07%) Test Engineer
5 14 (16.87%) Analyst
6 12 (14.46%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) Junior
9 9 (10.84%) Junior Analyst
9 9 (10.84%) Junior Business Analyst
10 8 (9.64%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) QA Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) Tester
11 7 (8.43%) SQL Developer
11 7 (8.43%) QA Tester
12 5 (6.02%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (4.82%) Java Consultant
13 4 (4.82%) Support Consultant
13 4 (4.82%) Consultant
14 3 (3.61%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) Struts
1 34 (40.96%) JSP
2 30 (36.14%) Ajax
3 26 (31.33%) jQuery
4 25 (30.12%) Web Services
5 24 (28.92%) JSF
5 24 (28.92%) ICEfaces
5 24 (28.92%) Java EE
6 20 (24.10%) .NET
7 15 (18.07%) HTML
8 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
9 11 (13.25%) XML
10 10 (12.05%) JDBC
10 10 (12.05%) J2EE
10 10 (12.05%) XHTML
10 10 (12.05%) JSTL
11 8 (9.64%) JMS
12 6 (7.23%) XMLBeans
12 6 (7.23%) EJB
12 6 (7.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.96%) UNIX
2 8 (9.64%) Solaris
2 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) HPUX
4 3 (3.61%) Android
5 2 (2.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (49.40%) OO
3 30 (36.14%) Web Development
4 24 (28.92%) Migration
5 17 (20.48%) Scrum
6 15 (18.07%) Manual Testing
7 13 (15.66%) Project Management
8 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.46%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.46%) Analytics
9 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
9 11 (13.25%) Content Management
10 10 (12.05%) MVC
10 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
12 7 (8.43%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (8.43%) TDD
13 6 (7.23%) UML
13 6 (7.23%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) SQL
2 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
3 35 (42.17%) Java
4 16 (19.28%) C#
5 10 (12.05%) Perl
5 10 (12.05%) VBScript
5 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.23%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.23%) XPath
7 3 (3.61%) VB
7 3 (3.61%) VB6
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) ISO 9001
2 9 (10.84%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) JBoss
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) IBM
4 6 (7.23%) Blue Martini
4 6 (7.23%) ATG
4 6 (7.23%) Interwoven
4 6 (7.23%) Elastic Path
5 4 (4.82%) Sun
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) MKS
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £18 - 30k upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago