Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 266 258
Rank change year-on-year -27 -8 +27
Permanent jobs citing RAD 8 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 13
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -31.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £48,000 £53,750 £41,250
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

RAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7286 6809 6739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.12% 91.15% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 5837 5594
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Manchester

RAD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for RAD in Manchester

RAD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sale - 1 £47,500 -
RAD
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RAD.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) PMP
3 6 (75.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Cognizant
3 6 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Adobe
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (75.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (75.00%) Presales
3 6 (75.00%) Chatbot
3 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (75.00%) Business Development
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Gradle
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Perforce

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) CRM Manager
1 6 (75.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JPA
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (75.00%) Business Development
3 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 6 (75.00%) Presales
3 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (75.00%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
1 6 (75.00%) Cognizant
1 6 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce