The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 95 82
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.67% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
RAD
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 983 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 87.83% 81.78% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 633 605 453
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RAD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

RAD Salary Trend in Glasgow

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft