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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 189 166 177
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing RAD 16 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
4052 3055 3018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.61% 83.58% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 2372 2527
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -20 16 £45,000 +32.35%
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) Oracle
5 13 (50.00%) C#
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) IBM
6 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
6 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 12 (46.15%) JDBC
6 12 (46.15%) Servlets
6 12 (46.15%) BlazeDS
6 12 (46.15%) Swiz
7 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
7 11 (42.31%) Workflow
8 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
9 8 (30.77%) Splunk
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
9 8 (30.77%) Sencha
9 8 (30.77%) Hudson
9 8 (30.77%) Spring
9 8 (30.77%) Apache Flex
9 8 (30.77%) Ext JS
9 8 (30.77%) Sencha Touch
9 8 (30.77%) HP
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) Ant

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Ant
1 8 (30.77%) Hudson
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) ClearCase
3 4 (15.38%) ClearQuest
3 4 (15.38%) CruiseControl
4 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Flex Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) JDBC
2 12 (46.15%) Servlets
2 12 (46.15%) BlazeDS
2 12 (46.15%) Swiz
3 8 (30.77%) Sencha Touch
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) Ext JS
3 8 (30.77%) Spring
3 8 (30.77%) Apache Flex
4 5 (19.23%) JSP
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Workflow
1 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
2 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
3 6 (23.08%) SOA
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) RUP
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Change Control
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Samba
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) IBM
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) HP
3 8 (30.77%) Sencha
3 8 (30.77%) Splunk