Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 516 499
Rank change year-on-year -18 -17 +85
Permanent jobs citing RAD 18 71 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 65 105
South East median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £34,300
90th Percentile £38,750 £66,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.83% +9.09% +6.28%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26574 30766 37248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21881 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the South East

RAD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for RAD in the South East

RAD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Sussex -12 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Sussex - 7 - -
Surrey -2 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Kent +17 1 £37,500 -
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for RAD.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
3 14 (77.78%) Degree
3 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) JSP
5 10 (55.56%) Struts
5 10 (55.56%) JUnit
5 10 (55.56%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) Unix
5 10 (55.56%) OO
5 10 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (55.56%) Spring
5 10 (55.56%) Maven
5 10 (55.56%) AOP
5 10 (55.56%) Ajax
5 10 (55.56%) Web Development
5 10 (55.56%) Java EE
5 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) Microservices
5 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
5 10 (55.56%) AppDynamics
5 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 10 (55.56%) JUnit
1 10 (55.56%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Java Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Senior Java Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) Ajax
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) HTML5
2 10 (55.56%) Java EE
2 10 (55.56%) JPA
2 10 (55.56%) JSP
2 10 (55.56%) REST
2 10 (55.56%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) Spring Boot
2 10 (55.56%) Struts
2 10 (55.56%) XML
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) WinForms
5 2 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 10 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) AOP
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (55.56%) Microservices
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) OO
3 10 (55.56%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Groovy
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) AppDynamics
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
1 10 (55.56%) Splunk
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft