Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 340 349
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -40
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.076% 0.063% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £40,150 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +21.05%

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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9466 9821 10558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.37% 88.15% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7824 8164 8765
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the South West

RAD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RAD in the South West

RAD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Gloucestershire - 5 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Bristol -18 1 £40,500 -19.00% 2
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for RAD.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
4 5 (62.50%) Information Management
4 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Local Government
4 5 (62.50%) MODAF
4 5 (62.50%) SSADM
4 5 (62.50%) RUP
4 5 (62.50%) C
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Business Development
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
4 5 (62.50%) Internet of Things
4 5 (62.50%) Line Management

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Local Government
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Information Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Business Development
3 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Information Management
3 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
3 5 (62.50%) MODAF
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) RUP
3 5 (62.50%) SSADM
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft