The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 92 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% 0.083% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.10% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +24.13%
RAD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
768 989 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 81.60% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 686 777 788
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RAD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RAD Salary Trend in Kent

RAD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Canterbury - 3 £25,000 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP