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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 398 452 408
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -44
Permanent jobs citing RAD 50 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.072% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.085% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 32
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £49,250 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
16479 17559 16710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.49% 84.10% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13957 14167 13114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +28 19 £53,750 -6.52% 1
Surrey +30 14 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Sussex - 13 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 1 £82,500 +103.70%
Berkshire -3 1 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £51,085 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 133 (93.01%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (53.85%) Web Services
3 67 (46.85%) Java
3 67 (46.85%) SDLC
4 65 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 63 (44.06%) QA
6 62 (43.36%) Automated Testing
7 61 (42.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 59 (41.26%) Computer Science
9 57 (39.86%) Degree
10 56 (39.16%) Finance
11 49 (34.27%) TDD
11 49 (34.27%) System Integration Testing
12 48 (33.57%) HP Quality Center
12 48 (33.57%) Oracle
12 48 (33.57%) HP
13 47 (32.87%) HTML
14 46 (32.17%) Regression Testing
14 46 (32.17%) Functional Testing
14 46 (32.17%) Compatibility Testing
14 46 (32.17%) Unit Testing
14 46 (32.17%) Integration Testing
15 41 (28.67%) Manual Testing
16 38 (26.57%) XML
17 35 (24.48%) Scrum
18 33 (23.08%) User Stories
19 32 (22.38%) DB2
20 31 (21.68%) SOA
20 31 (21.68%) Project Management
20 31 (21.68%) Mainframe

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (13.29%) IIS
2 12 (8.39%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.69%) CICS
4 5 (3.50%) JBoss
5 3 (2.10%) Node.js
6 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) MS Project
2 2 (1.40%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.40%) InDesign
2 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.38%) DB2
2 21 (14.69%) Relational Database
3 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.10%) MySQL
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (14.69%) JUnit
2 13 (9.09%) Selenium
3 11 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 10 (6.99%) Eclipse
4 10 (6.99%) JMeter
4 10 (6.99%) LoadRunner
4 10 (6.99%) Selenium IDE
5 6 (4.20%) dbdeploy
5 6 (4.20%) Maven
5 6 (4.20%) Toad
6 4 (2.80%) Ant
6 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.80%) Subversion
6 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.10%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.10%) JIRA
8 2 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.70%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (39.16%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.10%) Automotive
4 3 (2.10%) Publishing
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (29.37%) QA Engineer
2 31 (21.68%) Project Manager
3 24 (16.78%) Developer
4 23 (16.08%) Java Engineer
5 19 (13.29%) Agile Project Manager
6 16 (11.19%) Tester
7 15 (10.49%) QA Tester
7 15 (10.49%) Software Engineer
7 15 (10.49%) Technical Manager
7 15 (10.49%) Technical Project Manager
8 14 (9.79%) Systems Tester
9 9 (6.29%) Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) Mainframe Software Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Quality Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Software Project Manager
11 7 (4.90%) CICS Engineer
11 7 (4.90%) Software QA Engineer
11 7 (4.90%) Software Quality Engineer
12 6 (4.20%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.20%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (53.85%) Web Services
2 47 (32.87%) HTML
3 38 (26.57%) XML
4 26 (18.18%) HTML5
5 25 (17.48%) CSS
6 21 (14.69%) jQuery
7 17 (11.89%) .NET
8 14 (9.79%) Velocity
9 12 (8.39%) J2EE
9 12 (8.39%) JSON
9 12 (8.39%) Spring
10 11 (7.69%) Middleware
10 11 (7.69%) REST
10 11 (7.69%) XSLT
11 8 (5.59%) Ajax
11 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.59%) SOAP
11 8 (5.59%) WCF
12 5 (3.50%) Spring MVC
12 5 (3.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (41.26%) Computer Science
2 31 (21.68%) Mainframe
3 16 (11.19%) Social Media
4 13 (9.09%) PMI
5 11 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 11 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 11 (7.69%) VSAM
6 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.50%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.10%) User Experience
10 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.70%) RIA
11 1 (0.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Android
1 16 (11.19%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.10%) Unix
3 2 (1.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.40%) Windows
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (93.01%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (46.85%) SDLC
3 65 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 62 (43.36%) Automated Testing
5 61 (42.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 49 (34.27%) System Integration Testing
6 49 (34.27%) TDD
7 46 (32.17%) Compatibility Testing
7 46 (32.17%) Functional Testing
7 46 (32.17%) Integration Testing
7 46 (32.17%) Regression Testing
7 46 (32.17%) Unit Testing
8 41 (28.67%) Manual Testing
9 35 (24.48%) Scrum
10 33 (23.08%) User Stories
11 31 (21.68%) Project Management
11 31 (21.68%) SOA
12 30 (20.98%) Performance Testing
13 22 (15.38%) OO
13 22 (15.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.85%) Java
2 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.28%) SQL
4 24 (16.78%) COBOL
5 13 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 12 (8.39%) C#
7 11 (7.69%) JCL
8 10 (6.99%) CLIST
8 10 (6.99%) REXX
9 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.50%) C++
11 4 (2.80%) Groovy
12 3 (2.10%) PHP
12 3 (2.10%) Ruby
13 2 (1.40%) Python
13 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (39.86%) Degree
2 17 (11.89%) ISEB
2 17 (11.89%) ISTQB
3 14 (9.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.70%) APMP
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (44.06%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 48 (33.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (33.57%) HP
1 48 (33.57%) Oracle
2 14 (9.79%) Rally
3 10 (6.99%) TSYS
4 5 (3.50%) IBM
4 5 (3.50%) Pega
5 4 (2.80%) Informatica
6 2 (1.40%) Adobe
6 2 (1.40%) Google
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.40%) Telerik
7 1 (0.70%) Fundtech
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Posted: 4 days ago
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