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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 55 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.47% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
451 430 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.36% 79.93% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 373 314 366
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,066 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) JMS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Log4j
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) JSTL
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ATG
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Martini
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Path
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Interwoven
1 4 (100.00%) Sun