The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England / East of England
Rank - 259 268
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.093% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.45% -2.35%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5329 6465 6236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.23% 87.84% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 5119 4965
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

RAD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for RAD in the East of England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for RAD.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) EJB
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) ATG
3 4 (66.67%) CMS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Log4j
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Mockito
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 4 (66.67%) EJB
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) JDBC
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
1 4 (66.67%) Spring Security
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XSD
1 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) HPUX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) ATG
2 4 (66.67%) Blue Martini
2 4 (66.67%) Talend
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle