The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 85 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 26 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.16% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Average salary £51,250 £54,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +19.44%
RAD
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1019 836 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.49% 85.05% 80.99%
Number of salaries quoted 867 659 600
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

RAD
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the East Sussex region.

RAD Salary Trend in East Sussex

RAD
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in East Sussex

RAD
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
(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
Brighton -6 17 £52,500 -3.66%
Eastbourne - 1 £47,500 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Finance
4 16 (59.26%) Java
4 16 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (55.56%) Waterfall
6 14 (51.85%) Degree
6 14 (51.85%) Computer Science
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle
7 11 (40.74%) HP
7 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
7 11 (40.74%) TDD
7 11 (40.74%) QA
7 11 (40.74%) Compatibility Testing
7 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
7 11 (40.74%) Integration Testing
7 11 (40.74%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (37.04%) Social Media
8 10 (37.04%) Manual Testing
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
9 9 (33.33%) OO
10 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
11 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
11 7 (25.93%) User Stories
11 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
11 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
11 7 (25.93%) Mainframe
11 7 (25.93%) OOD
11 7 (25.93%) SOA

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 5 (18.52%) DB2
4 4 (14.81%) Easytrieve
5 2 (7.41%) IMS/DB
5 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.41%) XPEDITER
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) jMock
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) QA Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) Velocity
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
4 2 (7.41%) Memcached
4 2 (7.41%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Struts
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (37.04%) Social Media
3 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (25.93%) Mainframe
4 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
5 4 (14.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (11.11%) PMI
7 2 (7.41%) Replication
7 2 (7.41%) DataPower
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (3.70%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Android
2 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 16 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 11 (40.74%) Compatibility Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Integration Testing
5 11 (40.74%) TDD
5 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Manual Testing
7 9 (33.33%) OO
8 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.93%) OOD
9 7 (25.93%) SOA
9 7 (25.93%) User Stories
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
11 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
11 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 2 (7.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) COBOL
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) JCL
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) XPath
7 2 (7.41%) SELCOPY
7 2 (7.41%) XQuery
7 2 (7.41%) REXX
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) IC3 Certification
3 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) Syncsort
4 2 (7.41%) iRise
4 2 (7.41%) Pega
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian