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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 106 97 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing RAD 9 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.68% 0.96% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.09% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 4
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -34.40%
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.12% -11.11%
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
1156 1010 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.84% 88.60% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 880 992
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,799 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,397 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Crawley -8 2 £50,000 +31.57%
Burgess Hill -16 2 £57,250 +18.65%
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
RAD
South East

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (56.60%) Mainframe
3 29 (54.72%) COBOL
4 28 (52.83%) CICS
4 28 (52.83%) JCL
4 28 (52.83%) VSAM
5 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
5 26 (49.06%) SDLC
6 24 (45.28%) TDD
7 21 (39.62%) Regression Testing
7 21 (39.62%) System Integration Testing
7 21 (39.62%) Waterfall
7 21 (39.62%) Functional Testing
7 21 (39.62%) QA
7 21 (39.62%) Unit Testing
7 21 (39.62%) Integration Testing
8 20 (37.74%) DB2
9 19 (35.85%) HP
9 19 (35.85%) Finance
9 19 (35.85%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (35.85%) User Stories
10 18 (33.96%) Degree
10 18 (33.96%) Computer Science
11 17 (32.08%) TSYS
11 17 (32.08%) CLIST
11 17 (32.08%) VisionPLUS
11 17 (32.08%) REXX
12 15 (28.30%) Java
12 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
13 14 (26.42%) Web Services

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 28 (52.83%) CICS
2 11 (20.75%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 17 (32.08%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) BlueKai
1 3 (5.66%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) DB2
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) JMeter
3 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) QA Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) CICS Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Tester
3 7 (13.21%) QA Tester
3 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Systems Tester
4 6 (11.32%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Scrum Master
5 5 (9.43%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum Master
5 5 (9.43%) SDLC Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Tester
6 4 (7.55%) GUI Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Mainframe Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Campaign Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Campaign Management Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Mainframe Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) J2EE
3 3 (5.66%) jQuery
3 3 (5.66%) Middleware
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (5.66%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Mainframe
2 28 (52.83%) VSAM
3 18 (33.96%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) PMI
5 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.66%) Social Media
6 2 (3.77%) AS400
7 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
2 26 (49.06%) SDLC
3 24 (45.28%) TDD
4 21 (39.62%) Functional Testing
4 21 (39.62%) Integration Testing
4 21 (39.62%) Regression Testing
4 21 (39.62%) System Integration Testing
4 21 (39.62%) Unit Testing
4 21 (39.62%) Waterfall
5 19 (35.85%) User Stories
6 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Compatibility Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
9 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.32%) Performance Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
11 4 (7.55%) BDD
11 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) COBOL
2 28 (52.83%) JCL
3 17 (32.08%) CLIST
3 17 (32.08%) REXX
4 15 (28.30%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) ISTQB
3 11 (20.75%) ISEB
4 6 (11.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) HP
2 17 (32.08%) TSYS
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle
4 6 (11.32%) Rally
5 3 (5.66%) Adobe
5 3 (5.66%) IBM
5 3 (5.66%) Pega
5 3 (5.66%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com