The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 161 149
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12  
Permanent jobs citing RAD 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.14% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Median salary £42,500 - £45,706
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £43,913
% change year-on-year -2.85% -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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2423 2625 2820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.56% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1479 1774
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,668 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

RAD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for RAD in Scotland

RAD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Edinburgh -5 3 £37,500 -
Glasgow +10 2 £42,500 - 1
RAD
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RAD.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Spread Betting
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Spread Betting
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago