The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 893 833 873
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +40
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17875 15348 16200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.42% 15.13% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15100 13155 14097
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Rational Functional Tester
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
Rational Functional Tester
UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SSDT
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Toad
3 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (12.50%) TestPartner
4 1 (12.50%) Rational Robot
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) LINQ
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Compuware
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy