The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 234 209 231
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.15% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.17% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
RAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5109 4624 4647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.89% 86.92% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 3825 3901
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RAD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RAD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RAD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Coventry -7 1 £51,500 +90.74%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RAD.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft