The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 117 115
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
RAD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1422 1435 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.76% 80.21% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1077 1119
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Cheshire