The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 92 -
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

RAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 946 1121 1575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.19% 85.31% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 752 938 1194
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing RAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Cheshire

RAD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for RAD in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris