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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 230 199 215
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 3
Average salary £39,625 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
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
4946 4482 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.43% 81.68% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4159 3786 3952
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Gloucestershire -17 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Dorset - 3 £42,500 - 3
Somerset +8 1 £38,000 -12.64%
Bristol +2 1 £52,500 -19.23%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) RUP
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) JDBC
7 5 (25.00%) JSP
7 5 (25.00%) Struts
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (25.00%) IBM
7 5 (25.00%) Spring
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) Ajax
7 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Local Government
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Change Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) JDBC
2 5 (25.00%) JSP
2 5 (25.00%) Struts
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) PostGIS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) GIS
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) RUP
3 8 (40.00%) UML
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) DSDM
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) SSADM
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 3 (15.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) VB6
3 2 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Mapinfo
3 3 (15.00%) ESRI
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