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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 229 222 254
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs citing RAD 39 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 10
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,250
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
6107 5545 6956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.60% 78.00% 75.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 4679 5882
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -19 12 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Essex +8 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Bedfordshire - 8 £43,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.91%) UNIX
4 27 (40.91%) Web Development
5 26 (39.39%) Struts
5 26 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 26 (39.39%) Java
5 26 (39.39%) DB2
5 26 (39.39%) JSP
5 26 (39.39%) Eclipse
5 26 (39.39%) WebSphere
6 23 (34.85%) Retail
6 23 (34.85%) Manufacturing
7 22 (33.33%) Scrum
7 22 (33.33%) OO
7 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 21 (31.82%) HTML
8 21 (31.82%) jQuery
9 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
9 20 (30.30%) .NET
10 19 (28.79%) C#
10 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
10 19 (28.79%) MVC
10 19 (28.79%) Ajax
11 17 (25.76%) Finance
12 15 (22.73%) CSS
12 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
13 14 (21.21%) Project Management
13 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 26 (39.39%) WebSphere
2 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.61%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (10.61%) IIS
3 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.09%) MQSeries
5 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 6 (9.09%) Internet
3 5 (7.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) DB2
2 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.58%) DTS
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Eclipse
2 13 (19.70%) JUnit
2 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Subversion
2 13 (19.70%) MyEclipse
3 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (10.61%) Rational Application Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Log4j
5 6 (9.09%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) PVCS
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.52%) Toad
6 1 (1.52%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 23 (34.85%) Manufacturing
1 23 (34.85%) Retail
2 17 (25.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Analyst
4 15 (22.73%) Business Analyst
5 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
6 10 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Java Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Support Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) Consultant
10 4 (6.06%) Junior
10 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) JSP
1 26 (39.39%) Struts
2 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 21 (31.82%) jQuery
3 20 (30.30%) .NET
4 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
4 19 (28.79%) Ajax
5 15 (22.73%) CSS
6 13 (19.70%) JDBC
6 13 (19.70%) J2EE
6 13 (19.70%) Web Services
6 13 (19.70%) XML
6 13 (19.70%) XHTML
6 13 (19.70%) JMS
6 13 (19.70%) JSF
6 13 (19.70%) Java EE
6 13 (19.70%) JSTL
6 13 (19.70%) ICEfaces
7 8 (12.12%) WCF
8 6 (9.09%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) UNIX
2 13 (19.70%) Solaris
2 13 (19.70%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows
4 7 (10.61%) AIX
5 6 (9.09%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Web Development
3 22 (33.33%) Scrum
3 22 (33.33%) OO
4 19 (28.79%) MVC
5 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 14 (21.21%) Project Management
7 13 (19.70%) E-Commerce
7 13 (19.70%) Migration
7 13 (19.70%) Content Management
8 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.61%) UML
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.58%) Data Transformation
13 4 (6.06%) MVVM
13 4 (6.06%) SOA
13 4 (6.06%) TDD
14 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (39.39%) Java
4 19 (28.79%) C#
5 13 (19.70%) Perl
5 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.09%) XPath
6 6 (9.09%) VBScript
7 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Sun Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) JBoss
1 13 (19.70%) IBM
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle
4 7 (10.61%) Sun
5 6 (9.09%) Interwoven
5 6 (9.09%) ATG
5 6 (9.09%) Blue Martini
5 6 (9.09%) Elastic Path
6 1 (1.52%) Serena
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