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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 392 409 404
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing RAD 61 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 19
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
17568 18231 16807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.09% 80.95% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14434 14128 13671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +38 27 £60,000 +60.00% 2
West Sussex +15 25 £41,000 -34.40% 6
Hampshire +19 4 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Berkshire +5 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey +2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 109 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (63.79%) Web Services
3 62 (53.45%) Java
4 60 (51.72%) Oracle
5 54 (46.55%) Finance
6 50 (43.10%) SDLC
7 49 (42.24%) QA
7 49 (42.24%) Automated Testing
8 48 (41.38%) Unit Testing
9 44 (37.93%) TDD
10 43 (37.07%) Waterfall
11 41 (35.34%) System Integration Testing
11 41 (35.34%) Integration Testing
11 41 (35.34%) Compatibility Testing
11 41 (35.34%) Regression Testing
12 39 (33.62%) HP
12 39 (33.62%) HP Quality Center
13 37 (31.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (31.03%) Scrum
15 34 (29.31%) User Stories
16 33 (28.45%) HTML
17 32 (27.59%) Manual Testing
18 31 (26.72%) SQL
19 29 (25.00%) Performance Testing
20 27 (23.28%) Project Management
21 24 (20.69%) OO
21 24 (20.69%) OOD
21 24 (20.69%) .NET
22 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
22 22 (18.97%) Computer Science

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.17%) Node.js
3 3 (2.59%) CICS
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.86%) Jetty
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.66%) Relational Database
2 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.48%) DB2
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.17%) Redis
7 3 (2.59%) MySQL
8 2 (1.72%) Easytrieve
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (6.03%) Subversion
3 7 (6.03%) Maven
3 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.17%) Selenium
5 3 (2.59%) JIRA
5 3 (2.59%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.59%) JUnit
6 2 (1.72%) Toad
6 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.72%) dbdeploy
7 1 (0.86%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.86%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.86%) JMeter
7 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.86%) Ant
7 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
General
1 54 (46.55%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Automotive
3 3 (2.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.17%) QA Engineer
2 23 (19.83%) Developer
3 19 (16.38%) Software Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Technical Project Manager
4 16 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 16 (13.79%) Technical Manager
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Programmer
7 7 (6.03%) Agile Project Manager
7 7 (6.03%) C# Programmer
8 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Software Architect
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Architect
9 5 (4.31%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (63.79%) Web Services
2 33 (28.45%) HTML
3 24 (20.69%) .NET
4 21 (18.10%) XML
5 18 (15.52%) HTML5
6 14 (12.07%) CSS
7 12 (10.34%) Velocity
8 11 (9.48%) WCF
8 11 (9.48%) WPF
9 10 (8.62%) jQuery
9 10 (8.62%) Ajax
9 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.90%) JSON
10 8 (6.90%) RESTful
11 7 (6.03%) REST
12 6 (5.17%) Memcached
12 6 (5.17%) SOAP
12 6 (5.17%) XML Schema
13 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
14 3 (2.59%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.21%) Algorithms
3 10 (8.62%) Social Media
3 10 (8.62%) PMI
4 9 (7.76%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.76%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.03%) Client/Server
5 7 (6.03%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.59%) VSAM
7 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.59%) User Experience
8 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Android
1 12 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.10%) SDLC
3 49 (42.24%) Automated Testing
4 48 (41.38%) Unit Testing
5 44 (37.93%) TDD
6 43 (37.07%) Waterfall
7 41 (35.34%) Compatibility Testing
7 41 (35.34%) Integration Testing
7 41 (35.34%) System Integration Testing
7 41 (35.34%) Regression Testing
8 37 (31.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (31.03%) Scrum
10 34 (29.31%) User Stories
11 32 (27.59%) Manual Testing
12 29 (25.00%) Performance Testing
13 27 (23.28%) Project Management
14 24 (20.69%) OOD
14 24 (20.69%) OO
15 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
16 21 (18.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) Java
2 31 (26.72%) SQL
3 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.79%) COBOL
5 14 (12.07%) C#
6 12 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.03%) REXX
8 7 (6.03%) JCL
8 7 (6.03%) CLIST
9 6 (5.17%) XPath
9 6 (5.17%) XQuery
9 6 (5.17%) PHP
10 3 (2.59%) Ruby
11 1 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Degree
2 10 (8.62%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.03%) ISEB
4 5 (4.31%) IC3 Certification
5 4 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (42.24%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (33.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 39 (33.62%) HP
3 10 (8.62%) Pega
3 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.90%) Telerik
5 6 (5.17%) iRise
6 5 (4.31%) TSYS
7 2 (1.72%) Syncsort
8 1 (0.86%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
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