The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 97 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RAD 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% - 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1028 1120 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.77% 82.90% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 888 957 743
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RAD
Salary Trend in Wales

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

RAD Salary Trend in Wales

RAD
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

RAD Salary Histogram in Wales

RAD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £42,500 -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Data Entry
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Entry
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA