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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 55 47
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.50% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.94% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +19.44%
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
363 361 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.03% 77.47% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 322 311 327
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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