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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 200 236 208
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs citing RAD 41 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
5958 5926 4515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.73% 82.53% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4591 3531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +28 39 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £37,000 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) Scrum
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (55.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (46.81%) Finance
4 22 (46.81%) .NET
5 21 (44.68%) Project Management
6 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
6 20 (42.55%) ISTQB
7 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
8 18 (38.30%) SQL
9 16 (34.04%) QA
10 15 (31.91%) Software Testing
10 15 (31.91%) ISEB
10 15 (31.91%) Test Management
10 15 (31.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (29.79%) Test Strategy
11 14 (29.79%) System Testing
12 11 (23.40%) Client/Server
13 10 (21.28%) CRM
13 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (21.28%) SDLC
14 9 (19.15%) Degree
15 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
15 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
15 8 (17.02%) Web Services
16 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
17 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
17 6 (12.77%) Web Development
17 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) MorphX
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Tester
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 21 (44.68%) Test Analyst
3 17 (36.17%) Systems Tester
4 8 (17.02%) Junior Test Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Junior Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Junior
5 7 (14.89%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) QA Tester
6 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (10.64%) CRM Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Client/Server
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) Scrum
3 21 (44.68%) Project Management
4 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
5 15 (31.91%) Test Management
5 15 (31.91%) Software Testing
6 14 (29.79%) System Testing
6 14 (29.79%) Test Strategy
7 10 (21.28%) SDLC
7 10 (21.28%) CRM
8 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
10 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
10 6 (12.77%) Web Development
11 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
11 5 (10.64%) OWASP
11 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Information Security
12 3 (6.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) ISTQB
2 15 (31.91%) ISEB
2 15 (31.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Telerik
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