The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 163 180
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

RAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2554 2787 2902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.41% 88.06% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2186 2334
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing RAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the East Midlands

RAD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RAD in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for RAD in the East Midlands

RAD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire - 8 £37,500 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RAD.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (80.00%) JMS
3 8 (80.00%) J2EE
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) Velocity
6 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) Perforce
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
2 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) JMS
3 4 (40.00%) Velocity
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software