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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 142 135 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.51% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.63% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.84%
RAD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1968 1891 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.69% 80.81% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1539 1226
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

RAD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Watford -6 6 - -
RAD
East of England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
1 13 (86.67%) DB2
1 13 (86.67%) JUnit
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (86.67%) IIS
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) JDBC
1 13 (86.67%) JSP
1 13 (86.67%) Struts
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) XML
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) AIX
1 13 (86.67%) Solaris
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Apache
1 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
1 13 (86.67%) XHTML
1 13 (86.67%) JMS
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Eclipse
1 13 (86.67%) HTTP
1 13 (86.67%) IBM

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (86.67%) IIS
1 13 (86.67%) Apache
1 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
1 13 (86.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere
1 13 (86.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
1 13 (86.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JUnit
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Eclipse
1 13 (86.67%) Subversion
1 13 (86.67%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) Support Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) JDBC
1 13 (86.67%) JSP
1 13 (86.67%) Struts
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) XML
1 13 (86.67%) XHTML
1 13 (86.67%) JMS
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
1 13 (86.67%) JSTL
1 13 (86.67%) Spring MVC
1 13 (86.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) AIX
1 13 (86.67%) Solaris
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
1 13 (86.67%) Content Management
1 13 (86.67%) Web Development
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) DSDM
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
1 13 (86.67%) IBM
1 13 (86.67%) Sun