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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England / West Midlands
Rank 197 230 212
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.068% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.078% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Median salary £53,750 £62,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +53.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £62,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £62,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -0.62%

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
4160 5156 4186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.83% 87.96% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3305 4243 3556
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

RAD Salary Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry - 3 £72,500 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) RPG
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) ATM
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Delphi
2 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 4 (33.33%) iSeries
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (16.67%) ILOG
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL

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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) OpenEdge
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Development
4 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) UX Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Drools
2 2 (16.67%) JRules
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iSeries
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) KYC
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Delphi
2 4 (33.33%) RPG
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) MCSD
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) ILOG
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Pega