The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 67 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing RAD 10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.84% 0.95% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.12% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,913 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +28.57%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
454 537 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.61% 85.37% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 329 397 179
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RAD
Salary Trend in Watford

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

RAD Salary Trend in Watford

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) AIX
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) XHTML
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) IBM

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XHTML
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JSTL
1 10 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 10 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) AIX
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Content Management
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) Sun