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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 97 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.094% 1.28% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.71% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM