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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 80 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.37% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
608 561 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.78% 75.61% 72.92%
Number of salaries quoted 509 494 812
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram 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 15 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
Cheltenham -10 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
RAD
South West

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) TOGAF
1 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 8 (47.06%) Supplier Management
2 8 (47.06%) Matrix Management
2 8 (47.06%) COBIT
2 8 (47.06%) Quality Management
2 8 (47.06%) CMMI
2 8 (47.06%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE
2 8 (47.06%) Internet
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) SaaS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) Ajax
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 4 (23.53%) JSP
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Struts
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) JDBC
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) TOGAF
1 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Quality Management
2 8 (47.06%) CMMI
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 8 (47.06%) Supplier Management
2 8 (47.06%) Matrix Management
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) DoDAF
4 2 (11.76%) MODAF
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM