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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 123 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
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
1654 1593 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.68% 79.14% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1384 1435
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Development Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Development Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
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