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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 388 424 425
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 59 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 17
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,600 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
17189 18850 17154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.50% 80.23% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13652 15081 13987
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 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
East Sussex +33 37 £52,500 +8.24% 12
Berkshire +8 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Kent +12 4 £25,000 -47.36%
West Sussex +3 4 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Surrey +20 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 71 (89.87%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) Web Services
3 36 (45.57%) SQL
4 35 (44.30%) Oracle
5 30 (37.97%) Finance
5 30 (37.97%) Waterfall
6 28 (35.44%) Java
7 27 (34.18%) Automated Testing
8 25 (31.65%) Unit Testing
9 24 (30.38%) SDLC
10 22 (27.85%) Degree
10 22 (27.85%) Computer Science
10 22 (27.85%) QA
10 22 (27.85%) Project Management
11 21 (26.58%) Scrum
11 21 (26.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (24.05%) System Integration Testing
12 19 (24.05%) Integration Testing
12 19 (24.05%) Compatibility Testing
12 19 (24.05%) Regression Testing
12 19 (24.05%) TDD
12 19 (24.05%) OO
12 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
13 18 (22.78%) HP
13 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
13 18 (22.78%) HP Quality Center
14 17 (21.52%) OOD
14 17 (21.52%) HTML
14 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.99%) T-SQL

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (12.66%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.80%) Node.js
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.27%) Jetty
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.39%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.59%) Xcelsius
4 6 (7.59%) Redis
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.59%) DB2
4 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) Easytrieve
6 2 (2.53%) IMS/DB
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.86%) Subversion
2 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.59%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
5 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.53%) XPEDITER
5 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) jMock
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) QA Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Quality Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) C# Programmer
6 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Software Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Programmer
6 6 (7.59%) Architect
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Database Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.16%) Web Services
2 17 (21.52%) HTML
3 15 (18.99%) XML
4 13 (16.46%) .NET
5 11 (13.92%) CSS
5 11 (13.92%) HTML5
5 11 (13.92%) WPF
6 10 (12.66%) WCF
7 8 (10.13%) RESTful
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (10.13%) Middleware
8 6 (7.59%) Memcached
8 6 (7.59%) Ajax
8 6 (7.59%) XML Schema
9 5 (6.33%) Velocity
10 4 (5.06%) jQuery
10 4 (5.06%) JSON
11 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.80%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (3.80%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.72%) Social Media
3 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.39%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.39%) Visualisation
4 8 (10.13%) Mainframe
5 7 (8.86%) PMI
5 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
6 6 (7.59%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (5.06%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (2.53%) DataPower
9 2 (2.53%) Replication
10 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Android
1 13 (16.46%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (89.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Waterfall
3 27 (34.18%) Automated Testing
4 25 (31.65%) Unit Testing
5 24 (30.38%) SDLC
6 22 (27.85%) Project Management
7 21 (26.58%) Scrum
7 21 (26.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (24.05%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (24.05%) Integration Testing
8 19 (24.05%) Compatibility Testing
8 19 (24.05%) Regression Testing
8 19 (24.05%) TDD
8 19 (24.05%) OO
9 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
10 17 (21.52%) OOD
11 15 (18.99%) SOA
12 14 (17.72%) Manual Testing
13 10 (12.66%) Release Management
13 10 (12.66%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.57%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) T-SQL
4 13 (16.46%) PL/SQL
4 13 (16.46%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) COBOL
6 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.59%) XPath
7 6 (7.59%) VBA
7 6 (7.59%) XQuery
8 4 (5.06%) JCL
9 3 (3.80%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) SELCOPY
10 2 (2.53%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Degree
2 10 (12.66%) ISEB
3 7 (8.86%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.33%) IC3 Certification
5 4 (5.06%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.85%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Oracle
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (22.78%) HP
4 9 (11.39%) Telerik
5 6 (7.59%) iRise
5 6 (7.59%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.06%) Syncsort
6 4 (5.06%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Pega
8 1 (1.27%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.27%) RightFax
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
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