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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 864 920 966
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +46
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 24 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.096% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £48,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
16743 17622 18024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.24% 17.00% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14713 14934 15342
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Rational Functional Tester as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +25 16 - -
South East +37 4 - -
South West - 3 - -
East of England +30 1 £42,500 -
Rational Functional Tester
UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 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 England region with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester.

1 51 (98.08%) Functional Testing
2 49 (94.23%) QA
2 49 (94.23%) HP UFT
3 48 (92.31%) Selenium
4 46 (88.46%) Automated Testing
5 44 (84.62%) Java
5 44 (84.62%) SQL
6 39 (75.00%) Time Management
7 37 (71.15%) Degree
7 37 (71.15%) Oracle
8 36 (69.23%) ISTQB
9 35 (67.31%) Test Scripting
10 34 (65.38%) Test Management
11 33 (63.46%) MS Excel
11 33 (63.46%) Finance
11 33 (63.46%) Banking
12 32 (61.54%) ISEB
12 32 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (59.62%) Risk Analysis
13 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (59.62%) SilkTest
13 31 (59.62%) Waterfall
13 31 (59.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 31 (59.62%) Defect Management
14 30 (57.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
16 28 (53.85%) Web Services
16 28 (53.85%) MS Office
16 28 (53.85%) HTML
16 28 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 24 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (63.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (53.85%) MS Office
2 28 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 49 (94.23%) HP UFT
2 48 (92.31%) Selenium
3 31 (59.62%) SilkTest
4 16 (30.77%) Subversion
5 12 (23.08%) TeamCity
6 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 8 (15.38%) LoadRunner
7 5 (9.62%) JMeter
7 5 (9.62%) SilkPerformer
8 4 (7.69%) eggPlant
8 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.69%) JBehave
8 4 (7.69%) Ranorex
8 4 (7.69%) RSpec
9 3 (5.77%) DbUnit
9 3 (5.77%) JIRA
9 3 (5.77%) JUnit
9 3 (5.77%) Toad
9 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.92%) Ant
General
1 33 (63.46%) Banking
1 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Games
3 11 (21.15%) Polish Language
4 7 (13.46%) Retail
5 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Analyst
1 21 (40.38%) Test Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Financial Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Lead Test Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) QA Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Test Manager
5 8 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Test Programme Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Test Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) HTML
1 28 (53.85%) Web Services
2 24 (46.15%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) SOAP
2 24 (46.15%) XBRL
2 24 (46.15%) XML
3 12 (23.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (7.69%) Ajax
4 4 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (46.15%) Mathematics
3 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
3 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
4 8 (15.38%) Online Gambling
5 5 (9.62%) Online Games
6 4 (7.69%) Fintech
7 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Unix
2 24 (46.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (98.08%) Functional Testing
2 46 (88.46%) Automated Testing
3 39 (75.00%) Time Management
4 35 (67.31%) Test Scripting
5 34 (65.38%) Test Management
6 32 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (59.62%) Defect Management
7 31 (59.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 31 (59.62%) Risk Analysis
7 31 (59.62%) Waterfall
8 30 (57.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (53.85%) Target Operating Model
9 28 (53.85%) Wealth Management
10 24 (46.15%) Business Analysis
10 24 (46.15%) ITIL
10 24 (46.15%) PRINCE2
10 24 (46.15%) Service Delivery
10 24 (46.15%) SOA
10 24 (46.15%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Java
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 24 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 12 (23.08%) VBScript
4 4 (7.69%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) C
5 3 (5.77%) C++
5 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 3 (5.77%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Degree
2 36 (69.23%) ISTQB
3 32 (61.54%) ISEB
4 28 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (46.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (94.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Oracle
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (46.15%) SAP
4 23 (44.23%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) IBM