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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 236 239 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing RAD 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 8
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +67.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
6307 6338 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.49% 83.54% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5050 4916 3651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -2 7 £55,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) .NET
3 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) Project Management
4 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 17 (45.95%) Finance
6 15 (40.54%) Scrum
6 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (35.14%) C#
8 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
9 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
9 11 (29.73%) Test Management
9 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
9 11 (29.73%) Test Strategy
10 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (27.03%) System Testing
10 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
10 10 (27.03%) OWASP
10 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
10 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) ISEB
10 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
11 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
11 9 (24.32%) ITIL
11 9 (24.32%) UML
11 9 (24.32%) OO
11 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (13.51%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (13.51%) Xcelsius
4 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.81%) MorphX
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Tester
2 10 (27.03%) Systems Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Development Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Product Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Product Development Manager
8 1 (2.70%) IT Development Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) WCF
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
4 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 7 (18.92%) Web Services
4 7 (18.92%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.22%) JSON
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
6 5 (13.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (13.51%) WPF
6 5 (13.51%) jQuery
7 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) Project Management
3 15 (40.54%) Scrum
4 11 (29.73%) Test Management
4 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
4 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (29.73%) Test Strategy
5 10 (27.03%) System Testing
5 10 (27.03%) OWASP
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 9 (24.32%) ITIL
6 9 (24.32%) UML
6 9 (24.32%) OO
7 7 (18.92%) MVC
8 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.51%) SSADM
9 5 (13.51%) Web Development
9 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.81%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (10.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.22%) VB
5 4 (10.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISEB
1 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
1 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Google
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Business Objects
3 5 (13.51%) SAP