The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 181 168 156
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.61% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 19
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3367 3278 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.32% 78.61% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2796 2538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
RAD
North West

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bury - 1 £30,000 -
RAD
North West

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) CMS
3 9 (50.00%) Visualfiles
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (38.89%) Workflow
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) MySQL
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) VBScript
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) CGI
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) LAMP
6 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Perl Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Perl Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) CGI
3 4 (22.22%) LAMP
3 4 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) COM
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Debian
1 4 (22.22%) CentOS
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Workflow
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) RUP
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) VBScript
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) VB
6 2 (11.11%) C
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus