The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 175 179 176
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.089% 0.10% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.12% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 19
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2893 3288 3518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.02% 82.70% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2681 3052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RAD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RAD Salary Trend in Manchester

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
5 4 (44.44%) Drupal
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) Content Management
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Replication
5 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) UML
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) OOD
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) ActionScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago