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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 245 221 208
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing RAD 5 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.085% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
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
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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
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 July 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
Somerset - 4 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -20 1 £38,500 -3.75%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Servlets
3 5 (45.45%) Struts
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) JPA
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) JSP
4 4 (36.36%) JBoss
4 4 (36.36%) EJB
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) RUP
5 3 (27.27%) DSDM
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Sqoop
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) Servlets
1 5 (45.45%) Struts
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) JPA
2 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) EJB
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) RUP
2 3 (27.27%) DSDM
2 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) R
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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