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 28 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 183 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.100% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.77% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 16
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -18.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3247 3244 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.87% 78.66% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2779 2595
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) ERwin
2 4 (40.00%) Log4j
2 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Actimize
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) EJB
2 4 (40.00%) Servlets
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) Toad
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) ERwin
1 4 (40.00%) Log4j
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
1 4 (40.00%) Toad
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
2 4 (40.00%) EJB
2 4 (40.00%) Servlets
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Actimize
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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