The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 80 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 18 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.47% - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 8
Average salary £38,783 - £46,136
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 - £34,453
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 - £49,772
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -4.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 911 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 73.23% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 826 807 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
RAD
UK

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RAD
Salary Trend in Wales

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

RAD Salary Trend in Wales

RAD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 18 £38,783 - 1
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 25 (78.13%) SQL
1 25 (78.13%) J2EE
1 25 (78.13%) Java
1 25 (78.13%) Hibernate
1 25 (78.13%) Spring
2 23 (71.88%) WebSphere
2 23 (71.88%) Eclipse
2 23 (71.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 23 (71.88%) JSP
2 23 (71.88%) Tomcat
3 21 (65.63%) HTML
4 20 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 19 (59.38%) CSS
6 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
6 18 (56.25%) IBM
6 18 (56.25%) Rational Application Developer
6 18 (56.25%) Degree
6 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
6 18 (56.25%) Banking
7 11 (34.38%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) XML
9 5 (15.63%) SAS
9 5 (15.63%) DSDM
9 5 (15.63%) Ajax
9 5 (15.63%) Information Management
9 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
9 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
9 5 (15.63%) Statistics

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (71.88%) WebSphere
1 23 (71.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 23 (71.88%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Eclipse
2 18 (56.25%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
1 18 (56.25%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Programmer
5 5 (15.63%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Client Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) J2EE
1 25 (78.13%) Hibernate
1 25 (78.13%) Spring
2 23 (71.88%) JSP
3 21 (65.63%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (15.63%) DSDM
2 5 (15.63%) Information Management
2 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
2 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) CMMI
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) SQL
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft