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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 197 239 249
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Permanent jobs citing RAD 35 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 15
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 £32,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,913 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.90% -2.41%
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
5022 6048 6164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.38% 88.62% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4187 4948 4821
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +38 28 £35,000 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire +15 1 £60,000 +62.16%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (80.85%) Scrum
3 34 (72.34%) SDLC
4 28 (59.57%) C#
5 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
5 20 (42.55%) Software Testing
5 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
5 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
5 20 (42.55%) SoapUI
6 19 (40.43%) Waterfall
6 19 (40.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (40.43%) Test Management
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
7 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
7 18 (38.30%) SQL
7 18 (38.30%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
8 16 (34.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (31.91%) Finance
10 14 (29.79%) QA
11 12 (25.53%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (25.53%) Test Strategy
11 12 (25.53%) Project Management
12 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (23.40%) Selenium
12 11 (23.40%) System Testing
13 10 (21.28%) Change Control
13 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
13 10 (21.28%) Java
13 10 (21.28%) 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 (19.15%) Confluence
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) SoapUI
2 19 (40.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (23.40%) Selenium
4 9 (19.15%) Hudson
4 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.15%) JIRA
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Tester
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Systems Tester
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Head of Development
4 9 (19.15%) SOA Tester
5 8 (17.02%) Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Head of Application Development
7 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Programmer
8 4 (8.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) .NET
1 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.28%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) JMS
3 9 (19.15%) SOAP
3 9 (19.15%) WSDL
3 9 (19.15%) XSD
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Client/Server
2 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (80.85%) Scrum
3 34 (72.34%) SDLC
4 20 (42.55%) Software Testing
4 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
4 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
5 19 (40.43%) Test Management
5 19 (40.43%) Waterfall
6 12 (25.53%) Project Management
6 12 (25.53%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (25.53%) Test Strategy
7 11 (23.40%) System Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Change Control
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.15%) Defect Management
9 9 (19.15%) DSDM
9 9 (19.15%) Kanban
9 9 (19.15%) SOA
9 9 (19.15%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
1 16 (34.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (19.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) Telerik