The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 92 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing RAD 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.38% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Average salary £41,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.40% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
998 1100 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.03% 84.81% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 860 976 776
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

RAD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

RAD Salary Trend in West Sussex

RAD
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in West Sussex

RAD
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Burgess Hill - 2 £48,250 -
Crawley -6 1 £38,000 -39.20%
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Java
3 18 (90.00%) Web Services
4 17 (85.00%) Oracle
4 17 (85.00%) QA
5 16 (80.00%) Finance
5 16 (80.00%) SDLC
6 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
7 12 (60.00%) TDD
7 12 (60.00%) HP
7 12 (60.00%) User Stories
7 12 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Integration Testing
7 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
7 12 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
8 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
8 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
8 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (35.00%) HTML
9 7 (35.00%) .NET
9 7 (35.00%) OO
9 7 (35.00%) OOD
10 6 (30.00%) SOA
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) PMI
10 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
10 6 (30.00%) Scrum

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) Velocity
5 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PMI
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) SDLC
3 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (60.00%) User Stories
4 12 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
6 7 (35.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) OOD
7 6 (30.00%) SOA
7 6 (30.00%) Project Management
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) REXX
2 1 (5.00%) JCL
2 1 (5.00%) CLIST
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Pega
4 1 (5.00%) TSYS