The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 6.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 141 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 55.85% 80.57% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 83 107 124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

RAD
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the Stevenage region.

RAD Salary Trend in Stevenage

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) MVVM
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Intranet
2 4 (50.00%) DTS
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DTS
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) MVVM
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft