The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 178 197
Permanent jobs citing RAD 0 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.69% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.75% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 10
Median salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,956
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.37%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3251 3601 4145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 92.52% 91.56% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 3011 3289
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

RAD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for RAD in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 3 (50.00%) Test Management
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Firebug
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Test Management
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) ITSM
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) AAT
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) T-Plan