The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Prototyping
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 207 246
Rank change year-on-year -33 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 9 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.52% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.59% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  

Rapid Prototyping 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 5537 5051 5904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.40% 87.90% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4612 4201 4753
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in the North West

Rapid Prototyping
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Rapid Prototyping in the North West

Rapid Prototyping
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 Rapid Prototyping within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 -39 9 - - 1
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 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 Rapid Prototyping.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Validation
4 9 (75.00%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) C++
6 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (50.00%) User Experience
6 6 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (41.67%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (41.67%) Dapper ORM
7 5 (41.67%) MySQL
7 5 (41.67%) C
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
7 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
7 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (41.67%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (41.67%) Internet

Rapid Prototyping
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Dapper ORM
4 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (33.33%) CSS3
5 4 (33.33%) Google Maps API
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) React
5 4 (33.33%) SignalR
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (33.33%) Animation
5 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Feasibility Study
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) VB6
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
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