The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.57% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
RAD
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 187 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.94% 78.57% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 249 162 220
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

RAD
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

RAD Salary Trend in Ipswich

RAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Drools

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle