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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 227 212 193
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs citing RAD 9 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.059% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.073% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 23
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
5002 4128 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.17% 81.74% 75.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3553 3852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
(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 - 5 £77,500 -
Gloucestershire -1 3 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) RUP
4 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
4 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
5 8 (29.63%) Ajax
5 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
5 8 (29.63%) PRINCE
5 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Quality Management
5 8 (29.63%) CMMI
5 8 (29.63%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) COBIT
5 8 (29.63%) Matrix Management
5 8 (29.63%) SaaS
6 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) jQuery
7 6 (22.22%) DSDM
7 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 5 (18.52%) GAP Analysis

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (18.52%) WebSphere
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Applications Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Ajax
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
3 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) JSP
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) Struts
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE
4 3 (11.11%) PostGIS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) JDBC
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) GIS
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) RUP
3 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
3 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (29.63%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
4 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
4 8 (29.63%) PRINCE
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) Quality Management
4 8 (29.63%) CMMI
4 8 (29.63%) SOA
4 8 (29.63%) Matrix Management
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) DSDM
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) UML
8 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Postgraduate
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Mapinfo
2 3 (11.11%) ESRI
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