The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 17 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.96% 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 4.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £38,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,391 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +0.97%
RAD
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 87 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 68.63% 83.65% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 75 39
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

RAD
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

RAD Salary Trend in Taunton

RAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft