The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 193 155 169
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +14
Permanent jobs citing RAD 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,400 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 2918 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.16% 82.87% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 2207 2300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -27 16 £45,000 +36.36%
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) UNIX
4 15 (48.39%) C#
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) IBM
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) Oracle
7 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
7 12 (38.71%) JDBC
7 12 (38.71%) Servlets
7 12 (38.71%) BlazeDS
7 12 (38.71%) Swiz
8 11 (35.48%) Cyber Security
8 11 (35.48%) Workflow
9 9 (29.03%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
10 8 (25.81%) Sencha
10 8 (25.81%) Hudson
10 8 (25.81%) HTML5
10 8 (25.81%) Splunk
10 8 (25.81%) Ext JS
10 8 (25.81%) Spring
10 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
10 8 (25.81%) Sencha Touch
10 8 (25.81%) HP
10 8 (25.81%) HTML

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Hudson
1 8 (25.81%) Ant
2 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
2 5 (16.13%) ClearQuest
2 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) CruiseControl
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Flex Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Technician
5 3 (9.68%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) JDBC
2 12 (38.71%) Servlets
2 12 (38.71%) BlazeDS
2 12 (38.71%) Swiz
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
3 8 (25.81%) Ext JS
3 8 (25.81%) Spring
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
3 8 (25.81%) Sencha Touch
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) JSP
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Cyber Security
1 11 (35.48%) Workflow
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
2 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) RUP
4 5 (16.13%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) DSDM
7 2 (6.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (16.13%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Samba
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) IBM
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Sencha
2 8 (25.81%) Splunk
2 8 (25.81%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft