The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 65 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.55% - 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 392 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.36% 82.18% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 379 308 340
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

RAD
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Lancashire

RAD
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

RAD Salary Histogram in Lancashire

RAD
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lytham St Annes - 1 £40,000 -
RAD
North West

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Java SE
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Java SE
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (60.00%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (60.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (60.00%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Sun