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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 397 403 382
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing RAD 46 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 42
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,450 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +19.44%
RAD
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17518 18513 17439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.87% 80.45% 78.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13998 14584 14234
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RAD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RAD Salary Trend in the South East

RAD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in the South East

RAD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
East Sussex +4 26 £51,250 -5.96%
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £49,250 +15.88% 1
Berkshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +5 3 £57,500 +2.22%
Kent - 2 £25,000 -
Hampshire -2 1 £40,500 -4.70%
Surrey -7 1 £50,000 +5.26%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 28 (41.18%) Oracle
3 28 (41.18%) Waterfall
4 25 (36.76%) Web Services
5 22 (32.35%) Finance
6 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
7 20 (29.41%) Degree
8 19 (27.94%) Automated Testing
9 18 (26.47%) Project Management
10 17 (25.00%) Java
10 17 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
12 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
13 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
13 14 (20.59%) T-SQL
13 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
14 13 (19.12%) .NET
14 13 (19.12%) OO
14 13 (19.12%) QA
15 12 (17.65%) C#
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (17.65%) HP
15 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
15 12 (17.65%) TDD
15 12 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
15 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
15 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (16.18%) HTML

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Jetty
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
2 2 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.82%) Xcelsius
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.35%) DB2
7 4 (5.88%) Easytrieve
7 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.94%) Redis
8 2 (2.94%) IMS/DB
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) PVCS
3 2 (2.94%) XPEDITER
3 2 (2.94%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Toad
3 2 (2.94%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.94%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) jMock
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
4 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) QA Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Database Developer
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Database Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Quality Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Uniface Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) Web Services
2 13 (19.12%) .NET
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
4 8 (11.76%) XML
4 8 (11.76%) Middleware
5 7 (10.29%) CSS
5 7 (10.29%) WCF
5 7 (10.29%) WPF
6 6 (8.82%) HTML5
6 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (7.35%) RESTful
8 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (4.41%) ServiceStack
9 3 (4.41%) jQuery
9 3 (4.41%) Ajax
9 3 (4.41%) JSON
9 3 (4.41%) Velocity
10 2 (2.94%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) Social Media
3 7 (10.29%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.29%) Mainframe
4 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.88%) PMI
5 4 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.94%) Replication
7 2 (2.94%) DataPower
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.47%) Open Source
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.47%) FMCG
8 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) UNIX
2 8 (11.76%) Android
3 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Waterfall
3 19 (27.94%) Automated Testing
4 18 (26.47%) Project Management
5 17 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
8 13 (19.12%) OO
9 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
9 12 (17.65%) TDD
9 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 12 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Manual Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.76%) OOD
11 8 (11.76%) SOA
11 8 (11.76%) Performance Testing
11 8 (11.76%) User Stories
11 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) T-SQL
3 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 12 (17.65%) C#
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.29%) COBOL
6 7 (10.29%) VBA
7 4 (5.88%) JCL
8 2 (2.94%) XPath
8 2 (2.94%) SELCOPY
8 2 (2.94%) XQuery
8 2 (2.94%) REXX
8 2 (2.94%) Uniface
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) ISEB
3 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.88%) IC3 Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) APMP
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Oracle
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) HP
4 9 (13.24%) Telerik
5 6 (8.82%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.88%) IBM
6 4 (5.88%) Syncsort
7 2 (2.94%) iRise
7 2 (2.94%) Serena
7 2 (2.94%) Pega
7 2 (2.94%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.47%) Primavera
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) RightFax
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