The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 248 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% 0.13% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.16% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £58,750 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +55.55%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RAD
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the South West region.

RAD Salary Trend in the South West

RAD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in the South West

RAD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
Dorset - 2 £58,750 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) EJB
4 4 (33.33%) JSP
4 4 (33.33%) Servlets
4 4 (33.33%) Struts
4 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (33.33%) JBoss
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) DSDM

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) JSP
2 4 (33.33%) Servlets
2 4 (33.33%) Struts
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) EJB
2 4 (33.33%) JPA
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) DSDM
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
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