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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 427 414 444
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing RAD 20 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 29
Median salary £50,000 £41,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,750 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
15918 17759 18932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.45% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13374 14423 14891
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -8 6 £50,000 +21.95%
Surrey +30 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -3 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire -2 3 £30,000 -25.00%
East Sussex -19 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for RAD.

1 84 (86.60%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.58%) Mainframe
3 48 (49.48%) SDLC
4 44 (45.36%) COBOL
5 42 (43.30%) Finance
6 41 (42.27%) Automated Testing
7 39 (40.21%) Degree
8 38 (39.18%) VSAM
8 38 (39.18%) Waterfall
8 38 (39.18%) JCL
8 38 (39.18%) CICS
9 37 (38.14%) DB2
9 37 (38.14%) Computer Science
9 37 (38.14%) QA
10 29 (29.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 29 (29.90%) System Integration Testing
11 27 (27.84%) TDD
11 27 (27.84%) Java
12 26 (26.80%) Oracle
12 26 (26.80%) HP
12 26 (26.80%) VisionPLUS
12 26 (26.80%) HP Quality Center
13 25 (25.77%) REXX
14 24 (24.74%) Web Services
14 24 (24.74%) Regression Testing
14 24 (24.74%) Functional Testing
14 24 (24.74%) TSYS
14 24 (24.74%) User Stories
14 24 (24.74%) CLIST
14 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (39.18%) CICS
2 13 (13.40%) IIS
3 8 (8.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) CMS
4 3 (3.09%) Confluence
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.12%) MS Project
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) InDesign
4 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) MS Office
4 1 (1.03%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 26 (26.80%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) BlueKai
1 3 (3.09%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) LDAP
1 1 (1.03%) NAS
1 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.14%) DB2
2 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.03%) Easytrieve
5 1 (1.03%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Subversion
2 7 (7.22%) JUnit
3 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.15%) Maven
5 2 (2.06%) Ant
5 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.06%) JIRA
5 2 (2.06%) JMeter
5 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.06%) Selenium
5 2 (2.06%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.03%) XPEDITER
General
1 42 (43.30%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) QA Engineer
2 14 (14.43%) CICS Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) Analyst
3 12 (12.37%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.28%) Tester
6 8 (8.25%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Quality Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) SDLC Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Systems Tester
8 6 (6.19%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (6.19%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (6.19%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) QA Tester
8 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) Web Services
2 17 (17.53%) XML
3 16 (16.49%) HTML
4 12 (12.37%) CSS
5 11 (11.34%) jQuery
6 9 (9.28%) XSLT
7 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.19%) J2EE
7 6 (6.19%) NHibernate
7 6 (6.19%) RESTful
7 6 (6.19%) ServiceStack
8 5 (5.15%) Middleware
8 5 (5.15%) Spring
9 4 (4.12%) .NET
9 4 (4.12%) HTML5
9 4 (4.12%) JSON
10 3 (3.09%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (3.09%) Velocity
11 2 (2.06%) Ajax
11 2 (2.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (52.58%) Mainframe
2 38 (39.18%) VSAM
3 37 (38.14%) Computer Science
4 11 (11.34%) Algorithms
5 9 (9.28%) PMI
6 7 (7.22%) Social Media
6 7 (7.22%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.06%) AS400
9 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (1.03%) iSeries
10 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Android
1 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.12%) Unix
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (86.60%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) SDLC
3 41 (42.27%) Automated Testing
4 38 (39.18%) Waterfall
5 29 (29.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (29.90%) System Integration Testing
6 27 (27.84%) TDD
7 24 (24.74%) Functional Testing
7 24 (24.74%) Integration Testing
7 24 (24.74%) Regression Testing
7 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
7 24 (24.74%) User Stories
8 21 (21.65%) Manual Testing
9 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
10 16 (16.49%) Compatibility Testing
10 16 (16.49%) Scrum
11 14 (14.43%) Project Management
12 12 (12.37%) SOA
13 11 (11.34%) MVC
14 10 (10.31%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) COBOL
2 38 (39.18%) JCL
3 27 (27.84%) Java
4 25 (25.77%) REXX
5 24 (24.74%) CLIST
6 19 (19.59%) SQL
7 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
8 8 (8.25%) C#
9 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.22%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.15%) C++
11 3 (3.09%) C
11 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.09%) VB
12 1 (1.03%) Python
12 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (40.21%) Degree
2 14 (14.43%) ISTQB
3 13 (13.40%) ISEB
4 9 (9.28%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (38.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (26.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) HP
1 26 (26.80%) Oracle
2 24 (24.74%) TSYS
3 12 (12.37%) Rally
4 9 (9.28%) IBM
5 7 (7.22%) Pega
6 6 (6.19%) Telerik
7 4 (4.12%) Adobe
7 4 (4.12%) Informatica
7 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.09%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco
9 1 (1.03%) EMC
9 1 (1.03%) Google
9 1 (1.03%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.03%) Syncsort
9 1 (1.03%) Thunderhead
9 1 (1.03%) VMware
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