The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 192 183 223
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +40
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.052% 0.64% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.71% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 5
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
RAD
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3517 4255 4358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.86% 90.80% 85.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2938 3359 3362
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

RAD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

RAD
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +5 2 £35,000 -
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Scrum
2 28 (93.33%) SDLC
3 20 (66.67%) C#
3 20 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 19 (63.33%) Test Automation
4 19 (63.33%) SoapUI
5 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 15 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (43.33%) QA
8 12 (40.00%) Finance
8 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
9 11 (36.67%) Test Management
9 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
9 11 (36.67%) Selenium
9 11 (36.67%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (36.67%) System Testing
9 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) Project Management
9 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
10 9 (30.00%) ISEB
10 9 (30.00%) Java
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (26.67%) Confluence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) SoapUI
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
2 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (26.67%) Hudson
3 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Tester
3 11 (36.67%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Systems Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Head of Development
5 8 (26.67%) SOA Tester
6 7 (23.33%) Head of Application Development
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Systems Tester
9 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Head of Applications
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) JMS
3 8 (26.67%) SOAP
3 8 (26.67%) WSDL
3 8 (26.67%) XSD
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Scrum
2 28 (93.33%) SDLC
3 20 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 19 (63.33%) Test Automation
5 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
7 11 (36.67%) Project Management
7 11 (36.67%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (36.67%) System Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Test Management
7 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
8 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
9 8 (26.67%) Change Control
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) DSDM
9 8 (26.67%) Kanban
9 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
9 8 (26.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle