The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 103 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.84% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.93% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 28
Median salary £48,500 £49,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.02% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
1183 1080 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.28% 90.76% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 595 692 802
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RAD.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Eikon
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 3 (75.00%) RMDS
2 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eikon
1 3 (75.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Excel Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 3 (75.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle