The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 246 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Permanent jobs citing RAD 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
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 £32,400
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5883 4409 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.18% 83.09% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4546 3441 3739
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAD across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

RAD Salary Trend in Yorkshire

RAD
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RAD across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

RAD Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

RAD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -33 15 £45,000 +28.57%
South Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) UNIX
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (46.15%) JDBC
5 12 (46.15%) Servlets
5 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
5 12 (46.15%) BlazeDS
5 12 (46.15%) Swiz
6 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
6 11 (42.31%) Workflow
6 11 (42.31%) IBM
7 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
8 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 8 (30.77%) Splunk
8 8 (30.77%) Sencha
8 8 (30.77%) Hudson
8 8 (30.77%) Spring
8 8 (30.77%) Apache Flex
8 8 (30.77%) Ext JS
8 8 (30.77%) Sencha Touch
8 8 (30.77%) HP
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) HTML
8 8 (30.77%) Ant

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1 (3.85%) 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 4 (15.38%) 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 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
3 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) ClearCase
3 3 (11.54%) ClearQuest
3 3 (11.54%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Flex Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
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
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) COM+
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Workflow
1 11 (42.31%) Cyber Security
2 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 6 (23.08%) SOA
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) RUP
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) DSDM
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Samba
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) IBM
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) HP
3 8 (30.77%) Sencha
3 8 (30.77%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Telerik