The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 208 238 246
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs citing RAD 27 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,300 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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
4928 6182 5993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.15% 89.27% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 5036 4681
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

RAD Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

RAD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
West Yorkshire +10 22 £35,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
North Yorkshire +26 1 £60,000 +62.16%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) Scrum
2 34 (75.56%) SDLC
3 29 (64.44%) C#
4 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 20 (44.44%) SoapUI
5 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 20 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
7 17 (37.78%) Finance
7 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
8 16 (35.56%) ISTQB
8 16 (35.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (33.33%) Test Management
9 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 15 (33.33%) .NET
10 14 (31.11%) SQL
10 14 (31.11%) QA
11 12 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (26.67%) Test Strategy
11 12 (26.67%) Project Management
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (24.44%) Selenium
12 11 (24.44%) System Testing
13 10 (22.22%) Defect Management
13 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
13 10 (22.22%) ISEB
13 10 (22.22%) XML

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (20.00%) Confluence
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (24.44%) Selenium
4 9 (20.00%) Hudson
4 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Tester
2 14 (31.11%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Systems Test Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) Head of Development
5 9 (20.00%) SOA Tester
6 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Systems Tester
7 7 (15.56%) Head of Application Development
8 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) C# Programmer
9 5 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Programmer
9 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
2 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 10 (22.22%) XML
4 9 (20.00%) JMS
4 9 (20.00%) SOAP
4 9 (20.00%) WSDL
4 9 (20.00%) XSD
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) Scrum
2 34 (75.56%) SDLC
3 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 20 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
6 15 (33.33%) Test Management
7 12 (26.67%) Project Management
7 12 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 11 (24.44%) System Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Defect Management
10 9 (20.00%) Change Control
10 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (20.00%) DSDM
10 9 (20.00%) Kanban
10 9 (20.00%) SOA
10 9 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) ISTQB
1 16 (35.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 8 (17.78%) Telerik