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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 58 55
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.77% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.01% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
432 397 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.92% 76.20% 71.18%
Number of salaries quoted 346 358 323
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago