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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 68 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs citing RAD 44 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.57% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 4 5
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
1079 1087 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.51% 89.24% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 984 963 984
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burgess Hill -14 11 £37,500 -40.00%
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for RAD.

1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 27 (48.21%) COBOL
3 27 (48.21%) TDD
4 26 (46.43%) VSAM
4 26 (46.43%) JCL
4 26 (46.43%) CICS
4 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
4 26 (46.43%) SDLC
5 25 (44.64%) Automated Testing
6 24 (42.86%) Finance
7 23 (41.07%) Degree
8 22 (39.29%) Java
9 21 (37.50%) Web Services
9 21 (37.50%) Regression Testing
9 21 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
9 21 (37.50%) Unit Testing
9 21 (37.50%) Integration Testing
9 21 (37.50%) Waterfall
9 21 (37.50%) Functional Testing
10 20 (35.71%) QA
11 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
11 19 (33.93%) DB2
11 19 (33.93%) HP
12 18 (32.14%) User Stories
13 16 (28.57%) TSYS
13 16 (28.57%) CLIST
13 16 (28.57%) REXX
13 16 (28.57%) VisionPLUS
14 14 (25.00%) Manual Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (46.43%) CICS
2 11 (19.64%) IIS
3 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 16 (28.57%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) DB2
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (5.36%) IntelliJ
2 3 (5.36%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.57%) JMeter
3 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) QA Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Tester
3 10 (17.86%) CICS Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) QA Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Tester
6 6 (10.71%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (8.93%) Scrum Master
7 5 (8.93%) SDLC Manager
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Tester
8 4 (7.14%) Developer
8 4 (7.14%) GUI Tester
8 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Mainframe Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Web Services
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
2 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) J2EE
3 10 (17.86%) jQuery
3 10 (17.86%) Middleware
3 10 (17.86%) Spring
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (3.57%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (1.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 26 (46.43%) VSAM
3 6 (10.71%) PMI
4 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Social Media
5 2 (3.57%) AS400
6 1 (1.79%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) TDD
3 26 (46.43%) SDLC
4 25 (44.64%) Automated Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 21 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 18 (32.14%) User Stories
7 14 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 12 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.64%) Compatibility Testing
10 10 (17.86%) SOA
11 9 (16.07%) Scrum
12 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
14 4 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) COBOL
2 26 (46.43%) JCL
3 22 (39.29%) Java
4 16 (28.57%) CLIST
4 16 (28.57%) REXX
5 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.14%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) Groovy
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 12 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 11 (19.64%) ISEB
4 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) HP
2 16 (28.57%) TSYS
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) Rally
5 3 (5.36%) Pega