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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 185 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing RAD 5 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 15
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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
3183 3940 4400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.39% 88.54% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 3293 3553
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,385 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

RAD Salary Histogram 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 24 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
Leeds +12 5 £42,500 +21.42%
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CRM

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Firebug
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) T-Plan