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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 247 236 208
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Permanent jobs citing RAD 7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,000 £55,000
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
Bristol -4 4 £35,750 -31.90%
Somerset -7 2 £46,250 +21.71%
Dorset +5 1 £52,500 +23.52%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 9 (47.37%) GitHub
4 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (47.37%) Android Development
4 9 (47.37%) iOS Development
4 9 (47.37%) EPiServer
4 9 (47.37%) Android
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
4 9 (47.37%) Backbone.js
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) CMS
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
6 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
6 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) GitHub
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (52.63%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (52.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Web Developer
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# Web Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Web Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Web Developer
4 8 (42.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (47.37%) Backbone.js
3 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Flash
4 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
1 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Android Development
2 9 (47.37%) iOS Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
4 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) V-Model
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) EPiServer
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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