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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - - 121
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
860 1535 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.48% 89.50% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 745 1200 1199
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB