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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 77 75
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.09% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.46% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +14.09%
RAD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 686 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.40% 74.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 668 548 591
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

RAD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

RAD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL