The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 210 212 192
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing RAD 6 4 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.12% 0.081% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.10% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 35
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
RAD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3911 3816 4277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.18% 77.61% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 2997 3622
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

RAD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

RAD Salary Trend in Surrey

RAD
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Reigate - 4 £47,500 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 19 (82.61%) QA
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 18 (78.26%) C#
3 18 (78.26%) OO
3 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
3 18 (78.26%) Test Strategy
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (69.57%) SQL
5 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
6 13 (56.52%) Client/Server
6 13 (56.52%) Web Services
7 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
7 12 (52.17%) Selenium
7 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
7 12 (52.17%) WinRunner
7 12 (52.17%) TestComplete
7 12 (52.17%) Analytics
7 12 (52.17%) Ranorex
7 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (52.17%) WebDriver
8 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
9 5 (21.74%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) C++
10 4 (17.39%) Python
10 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
11 2 (8.70%) Project Management
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
1 12 (52.17%) TestComplete
1 12 (52.17%) WebDriver
1 12 (52.17%) Ranorex
1 12 (52.17%) WinRunner
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Tester
2 14 (60.87%) Analyst
3 13 (56.52%) Test Analyst
3 13 (56.52%) QA Engineer
3 13 (56.52%) Test Engineer
4 12 (52.17%) Test Consultant
4 12 (52.17%) .NET Consultant
4 12 (52.17%) QA Analyst
4 12 (52.17%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (52.17%) Automation Tester
4 12 (52.17%) Automation Analyst
4 12 (52.17%) QA Automation Engineer
4 12 (52.17%) Automation Engineer
4 12 (52.17%) Consultant
5 6 (26.09%) Developer
6 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
2 13 (56.52%) Client/Server
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) OO
1 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
1 18 (78.26%) Test Strategy
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss