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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
North West / Manchester
Rank 197 178 180
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £45,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3557 3032 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.56% 89.89% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 2504 2714
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RAD in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RAD in Manchester

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RAD.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) HP UFT
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) QA
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) FitNesse
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Retail

RAD
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) FitNesse
1 7 (70.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Automation Tester
1 7 (70.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 7 (70.00%) QA Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Software QA Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Software Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (10.00%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
3 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Bolton, Lancashire
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