The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 835 851 856
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.071% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £26,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.49% -23.57%
Rational Functional Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16333 17001 15384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.28% 16.31% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13826 14045 13279
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester across the England region.

Rational Functional Tester Salary Trend in England

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Rational Functional Tester Salary Histogram in England

Rational Functional Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 11 £51,250 +2.50%
East of England - 3 £32,500 - 1
South East -12 1 £35,000 +22.80%
North East - 1 £40,000 - 2
North West - 1 - -
Rational Functional Tester
UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Rational Functional Tester also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rational Functional Tester.

1 31 (88.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 30 (85.71%) Functional Testing
3 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) ISEB
4 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 20 (57.14%) Selenium
6 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
7 17 (48.57%) Test Automation
7 17 (48.57%) Java
8 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
9 15 (42.86%) Oracle
9 15 (42.86%) Automated Testing
10 14 (40.00%) IBM
11 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (37.14%) C#
12 11 (31.43%) VBScript
12 11 (31.43%) FitNesse
13 10 (28.57%) QA
13 10 (28.57%) HTML
14 9 (25.71%) XML
14 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (22.86%) Test Planning
15 8 (22.86%) SSDT
15 8 (22.86%) Analytics
15 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
15 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
15 8 (22.86%) .NET
15 8 (22.86%) ETL
15 8 (22.86%) Validation
15 8 (22.86%) WCF

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Rational Functional Tester also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rational Functional Tester. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (22.86%) SSDT
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (88.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (57.14%) Selenium
3 11 (31.43%) FitNesse
4 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (22.86%) JIRA
4 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
5 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (20.00%) SilkTest
6 5 (14.29%) Maven
6 5 (14.29%) Ant
6 5 (14.29%) JMeter
6 5 (14.29%) Subversion
6 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
7 4 (11.43%) JUnit
8 3 (8.57%) Rational Rose
8 3 (8.57%) ArgoUML
8 3 (8.57%) NUnit
General
1 5 (14.29%) Games
1 5 (14.29%) Polish Language
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Tester
2 6 (17.14%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) QA Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) WCF
3 8 (22.86%) LINQ
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (14.29%) Swing
5 3 (8.57%) Java EE
6 2 (5.71%) Struts
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
6 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) EJB
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) Online Gambling
4 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Test Automation
4 15 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
5 8 (22.86%) ETL
5 8 (22.86%) Validation
5 8 (22.86%) Analytics
5 8 (22.86%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (22.86%) Data Validation
5 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Test Planning
6 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (37.14%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) VBScript
6 5 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) ISEB
2 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
3 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (22.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 14 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) HP
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