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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 398 407 339
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -68
Permanent jobs citing RAD 39 28 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 93
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,250
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
17349 16531 17742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.91% 78.15% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13392 13499 15045
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -20 9 £57,500 +105.35% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Surrey -4 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Berkshire +5 5 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -10 4 £61,250 +28.94%
Kent - 4 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire -4 3 £32,000 -28.88%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) SQL
3 35 (46.05%) C#
3 35 (46.05%) .NET
4 28 (36.84%) Web Services
5 27 (35.53%) OO
6 26 (34.21%) Finance
6 26 (34.21%) Degree
7 21 (27.63%) QA
8 19 (25.00%) Java
8 19 (25.00%) Scrum
9 17 (22.37%) Oracle
9 17 (22.37%) Client/Server
9 17 (22.37%) Test Strategy
10 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
11 15 (19.74%) HTML
11 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
11 15 (19.74%) Project Management
11 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
12 14 (18.42%) T-SQL
12 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
12 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
12 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
12 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (17.11%) Telerik
13 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
14 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
14 12 (15.79%) MVC
15 11 (14.47%) XML
15 11 (14.47%) Project Planning

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (9.21%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) FastStats
2 3 (3.95%) MS Project
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.84%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (3.95%) DB2
7 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) QlikView
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.32%) MySQL
8 1 (1.32%) DTS
8 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.32%) Easytrieve
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) WinRunner
1 10 (13.16%) Selenium
1 10 (13.16%) TestComplete
1 10 (13.16%) WebDriver
1 10 (13.16%) Ranorex
2 8 (10.53%) PVCS
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (9.21%) TestDirector
3 7 (9.21%) Toad
3 7 (9.21%) JDeveloper
4 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.32%) Redmine
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) Consultant
4 16 (21.05%) Tester
5 14 (18.42%) C# Developer
6 13 (17.11%) Project Manager
6 13 (17.11%) Test Analyst
7 12 (15.79%) QA Engineer
8 11 (14.47%) Test Engineer
9 10 (13.16%) .NET Consultant
9 10 (13.16%) QA Analyst
9 10 (13.16%) Test Consultant
9 10 (13.16%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (13.16%) Automation Tester
9 10 (13.16%) Automation Analyst
9 10 (13.16%) QA Automation Engineer
9 10 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (10.53%) .NET Developer
11 7 (9.21%) Applications Support
11 7 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) .NET
2 28 (36.84%) Web Services
3 15 (19.74%) HTML
4 11 (14.47%) .NET Framework
4 11 (14.47%) XML
5 10 (13.16%) CSS
5 10 (13.16%) RESTful
6 8 (10.53%) WCF
6 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (9.21%) WPF
7 7 (9.21%) jQuery
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.58%) Velocity
9 5 (6.58%) NHibernate
9 5 (6.58%) ServiceStack
10 4 (5.26%) HTML5
11 3 (3.95%) XSLT
12 2 (2.63%) Spring
12 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Client/Server
2 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
2 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) PMI
4 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.95%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Open Source
5 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.32%) DataPower
6 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) UNIX
2 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.63%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) OO
3 19 (25.00%) Scrum
4 17 (22.37%) Test Strategy
5 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 15 (19.74%) Project Management
6 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
8 12 (15.79%) MVC
9 11 (14.47%) Project Planning
9 11 (14.47%) Analytics
10 10 (13.16%) OOD
11 9 (11.84%) Matrix Management
12 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.53%) UML
12 8 (10.53%) SSADM
12 8 (10.53%) Web Development
13 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
13 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 35 (46.05%) C#
3 19 (25.00%) Java
4 14 (18.42%) T-SQL
5 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) COBOL
8 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) REXX
9 1 (1.32%) JCL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) PMP
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Netcool
1 1 (1.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (1.32%) Control-M
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Oracle
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.11%) Telerik
4 7 (9.21%) Serena
5 6 (7.89%) Neolane
5 6 (7.89%) Alterian
5 6 (7.89%) Unica
6 3 (3.95%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Pega
7 1 (1.32%) Syncsort
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Informatica
7 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Domestic and General Group
Salary: Competitive - dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago