The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 92 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.085% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
975 1534 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.19% 90.72% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1152 1128
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

RAD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
RAD
North West

RAD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 11 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 11 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB