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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 119 149
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.95% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.25% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1596 1597 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.12% 75.90% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1197 1783
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) SSADM
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) PVCS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
1 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (20.00%) JSTL
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) SSADM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Serena