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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 94 86
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.70% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.84% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +5.92%
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
907 948 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.32% 82.51% 77.77%
Number of salaries quoted 595 573 509
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
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 24 December 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) VBScript
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) Ajax
3 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
4 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
4 10 (71.43%) Law
4 10 (71.43%) Legal
4 10 (71.43%) Document Management
4 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 10 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (71.43%) LINQ
4 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (71.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) DHTML
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XSL
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Finance

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Law
1 10 (71.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Analyst Programmer
2 11 (78.57%) Programmer
3 10 (71.43%) Applications Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 10 (71.43%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) Ajax
3 10 (71.43%) LINQ
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) DHTML
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Coaching
3 10 (71.43%) Document Management
3 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) VBScript
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft