The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 131 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.11% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.13% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -13.73%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%
RAD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1495 1519 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.47% 81.10% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1348 1120
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RAD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

RAD Salary Trend in Birmingham

RAD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 23 days ago