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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 95 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.28% 1.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
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
867 665 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 81.79% 73.56% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 726 562 607
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Cirencester +5 3 £37,500 -31.81%
RAD
South West

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) JDBC
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
1 5 (62.50%) Struts
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
1 5 (62.50%) Rational Application Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Local Government
3 3 (37.50%) DoDAF
3 3 (37.50%) MODAF

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 3 (37.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) JDBC
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
1 5 (62.50%) Struts
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) DoDAF
2 3 (37.50%) MODAF
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) SSADM
2 3 (37.50%) RUP
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM