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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 231 216 213
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing RAD 1 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.24% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.27% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Median salary - £50,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.94%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
5259 5128 4430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.97% 87.14% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4104 4170 3671
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 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
Birmingham -17 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) UML
3 5 (62.50%) RUP
3 5 (62.50%) DSDM
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) ArchiMate
4 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Domain Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Development
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Digital
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Development
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Management Information
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) DSDM
1 5 (62.50%) RUP
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL
4 1 (12.50%) F#
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) SAP