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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 96 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £47,500 £75,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.56% +4.37%
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
973 1192 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.35% 84.06% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1051 1454
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 December 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
Chester +7 2 £47,500 +48.43%
RAD
North West

RAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris