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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 232 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 7 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £58,750 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.05% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,625 £38,250 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £53,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +22.44%
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
5105 4739 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.78% 81.74% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4187 3936 3747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Bristol 0 4 £65,000 +66.66% 1
Somerset +6 1 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Wiltshire -3 1 £60,000 +11.62%
Dorset - 1 £41,250 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) Struts
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) Ajax
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
5 5 (29.41%) Rational Application Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) JDBC
5 5 (29.41%) JSP
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) RUP
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Advertising
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
1 5 (29.41%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Advertising
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Change Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Change and Release Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Release Manager
4 2 (11.76%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) Struts
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
1 6 (35.29%) XML
1 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) Ajax
2 5 (29.41%) JDBC
2 5 (29.41%) JSP
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) PostGIS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) UML
3 5 (29.41%) RUP
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) DSDM
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCSD
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
2 1 (5.88%) ESRI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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