The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 152 153 145
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing RAD 4 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.44% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.49% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 28
Median salary £48,500 £48,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.57%
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.12% -11.11%
RAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RAD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RAD Salary Trend in Scotland

RAD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -16 4 £48,500 -2.02%
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RAD.

1 5 (83.33%) VBA
1 5 (83.33%) MS Access
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office
3 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (50.00%) RMDS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Reuters
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Derivative
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Eikon
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) JSF
5 1 (16.67%) Maven

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eikon
1 3 (50.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MS Access
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Excel Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 3 (50.00%) VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VBA
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle