Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 100 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.33% 0.100% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Watford median annual salary - - £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 - £80,000

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 802 911 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.84% 90.83% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 680 721 721
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Watford

RAD
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for RAD in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for RAD.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Jackrabbit
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Log4j
1 2 (66.67%) Mockito
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) JSTL
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ATG
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Martini
1 2 (66.67%) Demandware
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Path
1 2 (66.67%) hybris
1 2 (66.67%) IBM