Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 206 227
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 -15
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.090% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.20% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +45.45% +37.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £80,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £80,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.45% +22.22%

RAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,781 3,907 4,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.06% 88.31% 86.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,193 3,224 3,545
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Hertfordshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for RAD in Hertfordshire

RAD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -3 3 - - 1
RAD
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (75.00%) EJB
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) Servlets
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Struts
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSD
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
1 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Log4j
1 3 (75.00%) Mockito
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) EJB
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) JSTL
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Servlets
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Struts
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSD
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DNA
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ATG
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (75.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Demandware
2 2 (50.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Interwoven