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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 236 226 249
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing RAD 29 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 12
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,250 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,750 £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
5950 5590 6906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.57% 78.23% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4765 4739 5839
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 £65,000
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 17 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 17 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 -15 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £28,750 -17.85% 2
Essex +12 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Bedfordshire -5 4 £43,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) SQL
4 28 (42.42%) Java
4 28 (42.42%) DB2
4 28 (42.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 28 (42.42%) JSP
4 28 (42.42%) Struts
4 28 (42.42%) UNIX
4 28 (42.42%) Eclipse
4 28 (42.42%) WebSphere
5 27 (40.91%) Web Development
6 24 (36.36%) OO
7 23 (34.85%) Manufacturing
7 23 (34.85%) Retail
8 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 21 (31.82%) Ajax
9 21 (31.82%) jQuery
9 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
10 20 (30.30%) Scrum
11 19 (28.79%) HTML
12 18 (27.27%) Finance
13 17 (25.76%) C#
13 17 (25.76%) .NET
13 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
13 17 (25.76%) MVC
14 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (22.73%) Web Services
15 15 (22.73%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 28 (42.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 28 (42.42%) 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
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 28 (42.42%) DB2
2 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
4 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.58%) DTS
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Eclipse
2 15 (22.73%) MyEclipse
3 13 (19.70%) Subversion
3 13 (19.70%) JUnit
3 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (10.61%) Rational Application Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Log4j
6 6 (9.09%) Ant
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 23 (34.85%) Manufacturing
1 23 (34.85%) Retail
2 18 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Analyst
4 15 (22.73%) Business Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Junior
7 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior Business Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Java Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Support Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) JSP
1 28 (42.42%) Struts
2 21 (31.82%) Ajax
2 21 (31.82%) jQuery
3 19 (28.79%) HTML
4 17 (25.76%) .NET
4 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
5 15 (22.73%) Web Services
5 15 (22.73%) JSF
5 15 (22.73%) ICEfaces
5 15 (22.73%) Java EE
6 13 (19.70%) JSTL
6 13 (19.70%) XHTML
6 13 (19.70%) JMS
6 13 (19.70%) XML
6 13 (19.70%) J2EE
6 13 (19.70%) CSS
6 13 (19.70%) JDBC
7 6 (9.09%) Servlets
7 6 (9.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) UNIX
2 13 (19.70%) Solaris
2 13 (19.70%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) AIX
4 6 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Web Development
3 24 (36.36%) OO
4 20 (30.30%) Scrum
5 17 (25.76%) MVC
6 15 (22.73%) Migration
7 14 (21.21%) Project Management
7 14 (21.21%) PRINCE2
8 13 (19.70%) E-Commerce
8 13 (19.70%) Content Management
9 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
10 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
10 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.09%) Analytics
12 6 (9.09%) UML
13 5 (7.58%) Data Transformation
13 5 (7.58%) Manual Testing
14 4 (6.06%) MVVM
14 4 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 28 (42.42%) Java
4 17 (25.76%) 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
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Sun Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) JBoss
2 13 (19.70%) IBM
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.61%) Sun
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle
5 6 (9.09%) Interwoven
5 6 (9.09%) ATG
5 6 (9.09%) Blue Martini
5 6 (9.09%) Elastic Path
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