Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 317 329
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 13 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 19
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% -
England median annual salary £63,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.43% +15.00% -4.76%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,998 9,428 10,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.14% 89.42% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,387 7,815 8,630
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,550
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 18 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
Wiltshire - 13 £45,000 - 2
RAD
England

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

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) DSDM
1 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 13 (100.00%) Change Management
1 13 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) CEH
1 13 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 13 (100.00%) Release Management
1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Test Management
1 13 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 13 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) V-Model

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 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Lead Tester
1 13 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 13 (100.00%) Technical Tester
1 13 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Change Management
1 13 (100.00%) DSDM
1 13 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 13 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 13 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 13 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 13 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 13 (100.00%) Release Management
1 13 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Test Management
1 13 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 13 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 13 (100.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CEH
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) MCSE
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft