The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 425 409 351
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -58
Permanent jobs citing RAD 32 21 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.095% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 76
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -21.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17789 16488 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.78% 74.34% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13991 13417 14872
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 £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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
Berkshire +14 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Surrey +12 8 £47,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £30,000 - 2
West Sussex -2 3 £62,500 +31.57%
East Sussex -17 3 £42,500 +51.78%
Hampshire -12 1 £42,500 -5.55%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (68.66%) C#
2 44 (65.67%) .NET
3 42 (62.69%) SQL
4 32 (47.76%) Finance
5 31 (46.27%) OO
5 31 (46.27%) QA
6 30 (44.78%) Web Services
6 30 (44.78%) Degree
7 25 (37.31%) Test Automation
7 25 (37.31%) Test Strategy
8 24 (35.82%) Client/Server
8 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
9 21 (31.34%) Mathematics
10 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
11 18 (26.87%) Selenium
11 18 (26.87%) Analytics
12 17 (25.37%) WebDriver
12 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (25.37%) TestComplete
12 17 (25.37%) Ranorex
12 17 (25.37%) WinRunner
13 15 (22.39%) Java
13 15 (22.39%) Waterfall
14 14 (20.90%) T-SQL
15 13 (19.40%) Scrum
16 12 (17.91%) MVC
16 12 (17.91%) Oracle
16 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
17 11 (16.42%) SQL Server

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (5.97%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) FastStats
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) DB2
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) DTS
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Selenium
2 17 (25.37%) WebDriver
2 17 (25.37%) TestComplete
2 17 (25.37%) Ranorex
2 17 (25.37%) WinRunner
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) PVCS
3 4 (5.97%) JDeveloper
3 4 (5.97%) Toad
3 4 (5.97%) TestDirector
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
1 26 (38.81%) Tester
2 22 (32.84%) Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Consultant
3 19 (28.36%) QA Engineer
4 18 (26.87%) Test Analyst
4 18 (26.87%) Test Engineer
5 17 (25.37%) Automation Tester
5 17 (25.37%) Automation Analyst
5 17 (25.37%) QA Automation Engineer
5 17 (25.37%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (25.37%) Test Consultant
5 17 (25.37%) .NET Consultant
5 17 (25.37%) Automation Test Analyst
5 17 (25.37%) QA Analyst
6 16 (23.88%) C# Developer
7 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
9 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (65.67%) .NET
2 30 (44.78%) Web Services
3 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.93%) RESTful
5 9 (13.43%) WCF
5 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.94%) HTML
7 7 (10.45%) WPF
7 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.96%) CSS
9 5 (7.46%) XML
9 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 4 (5.97%) NHibernate
10 4 (5.97%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (4.48%) XSLT
11 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.48%) ServiceStack
11 3 (4.48%) Velocity
12 2 (2.99%) LINQ
12 2 (2.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Client/Server
2 21 (31.34%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) UNIX
2 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) OO
2 25 (37.31%) Test Automation
2 25 (37.31%) Test Strategy
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.87%) Analytics
5 15 (22.39%) Waterfall
6 13 (19.40%) Scrum
7 12 (17.91%) MVC
7 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
8 11 (16.42%) Project Management
9 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
11 7 (10.45%) Web Development
11 7 (10.45%) Usability Testing
11 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
11 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.96%) Campaign Management
12 6 (8.96%) Data-Driven Marketing
12 6 (8.96%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) C#
2 42 (62.69%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) Java
4 14 (20.90%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.96%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.97%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (46.27%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Oracle
3 11 (16.42%) Telerik
4 6 (8.96%) Neolane
4 6 (8.96%) Unica
4 6 (8.96%) Alterian
5 4 (5.97%) Serena
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 13 days ago