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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 397 386 421
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing RAD 34 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 37
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+24.22% +0.62%
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
15075 17979 18269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.06% 85.43% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12496 14949 14096
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 -3 19 £50,000 +21.95%
Surrey +38 11 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +7 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Sussex -19 2 £40,000 -27.27%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) Finance
4 25 (33.78%) Java
5 24 (32.43%) DB2
6 21 (28.38%) Mainframe
6 21 (28.38%) Automated Testing
7 20 (27.03%) COBOL
8 19 (25.68%) Waterfall
9 18 (24.32%) SDLC
9 18 (24.32%) JCL
9 18 (24.32%) CICS
9 18 (24.32%) VSAM
10 17 (22.97%) Web Services
10 17 (22.97%) QA
11 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
11 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
11 16 (21.62%) CRM
12 15 (20.27%) Degree
12 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
13 14 (18.92%) UML
13 14 (18.92%) Oracle
14 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
14 13 (17.57%) TDD
14 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
14 13 (17.57%) User Stories
15 12 (16.22%) Functional Testing
15 12 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
15 12 (16.22%) Marketing
15 12 (16.22%) Integration 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 18 (24.32%) CICS
2 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
3 11 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (9.46%) IIS
5 3 (4.05%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.86%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (4.05%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) BlueKai
1 3 (4.05%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) LDAP
1 1 (1.35%) NAS
1 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) DB2
2 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) Easytrieve
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (6.76%) Grunt
2 5 (6.76%) gulp
3 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.35%) XPEDITER
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Marketing
3 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Business Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Technical Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Technical Business Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Designer
5 9 (12.16%) Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Change Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) Web Services
2 7 (9.46%) CSS
3 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.11%) React
4 5 (6.76%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) CSS3
6 2 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (1.35%) .NET
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) jQuery
7 1 (1.35%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (1.35%) RESTful
7 1 (1.35%) ServiceStack
7 1 (1.35%) Velocity
7 1 (1.35%) WCF
7 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Mainframe
2 18 (24.32%) VSAM
3 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.05%) Social Media
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) AS400
6 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) PMI
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) iSeries
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
1 5 (6.76%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) Automated Testing
3 19 (25.68%) Waterfall
4 18 (24.32%) SDLC
5 16 (21.62%) CRM
5 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
6 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.92%) UML
8 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.57%) TDD
8 13 (17.57%) User Stories
9 12 (16.22%) Functional Testing
9 12 (16.22%) Integration Testing
9 12 (16.22%) Regression Testing
9 12 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (12.16%) Manual Testing
12 7 (9.46%) Performance Testing
13 6 (8.11%) OO
13 6 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) Java
3 20 (27.03%) COBOL
4 18 (24.32%) JCL
5 10 (13.51%) REXX
6 9 (12.16%) CLIST
7 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.05%) C
9 3 (4.05%) C++
9 3 (4.05%) VB
10 2 (2.70%) C#
10 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 7 (9.46%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) HP
3 9 (12.16%) IBM
3 9 (12.16%) TSYS
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) Adobe
5 3 (4.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.70%) Rally
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.35%) Informatica
7 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.35%) Syncsort
7 1 (1.35%) Telerik
7 1 (1.35%) VMware
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