The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 170 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Permanent jobs citing RAD 16 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.52% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3112 2132 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.57% 83.54% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2432 1596 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
West Yorkshire

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RAD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

RAD Salary Trend in Leeds

RAD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in Leeds

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (76.00%) Java
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) C#
4 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) JDBC
5 12 (48.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (48.00%) Servlets
5 12 (48.00%) UNIX
5 12 (48.00%) BlazeDS
5 12 (48.00%) Swiz
6 11 (44.00%) Cyber Security
6 11 (44.00%) Workflow
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (32.00%) Sencha
8 8 (32.00%) Hudson
8 8 (32.00%) Sencha Touch
8 8 (32.00%) HTML5
8 8 (32.00%) Splunk
8 8 (32.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) IBM
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 8 (32.00%) Ant
8 8 (32.00%) Spring
8 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Ant
1 8 (32.00%) Hudson
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Flex Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) JDBC
2 12 (48.00%) Servlets
2 12 (48.00%) BlazeDS
2 12 (48.00%) Swiz
3 8 (32.00%) Sencha Touch
3 8 (32.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) Ext JS
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex
4 5 (20.00%) JSP
4 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Workflow
1 11 (44.00%) Cyber Security
2 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) UML
4 5 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.00%) DSDM
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) Sencha
2 8 (32.00%) Splunk
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft