The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 153 166 163
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing RAD 5 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 15
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2354 2910 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.40% 88.69% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2034 2421 2432
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

RAD Salary Histogram in Leeds

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for RAD.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CRM

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Firebug
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) T-Plan