The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 - 244
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% - 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Median salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £43,750 £43,913
% change year-on-year -5.14% -0.37%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

RAD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RAD in the North West

RAD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Manchester - 5 £37,500 - 4
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for RAD.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (37.50%) Presales
4 3 (37.50%) Chatbot
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Business Development

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (37.50%) Chatbot
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Manager
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Business Development
4 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Presales
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
1 3 (37.50%) Cognizant
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago