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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 124 124
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.056% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.070% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
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
1479 1434 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.59% 79.80% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1055 1143
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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