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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 867 914 953
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +39
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 38 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.12% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -5.10%
UK excluding London median salary - £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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
17531 17078 18087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.26% 16.58% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15197 14411 15105
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 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 +40 36 £50,000 -4.76%
South West - 2 - - 1
Rational Functional Tester
UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 49 (96.08%) HP UFT
1 49 (96.08%) QA
1 49 (96.08%) Selenium
2 47 (92.16%) Functional Testing
3 45 (88.24%) Automated Testing
4 43 (84.31%) Java
5 41 (80.39%) SQL
5 41 (80.39%) Degree
6 40 (78.43%) Oracle
7 39 (76.47%) Time Management
8 35 (68.63%) Test Scripting
9 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (60.78%) Test Management
11 30 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (56.86%) Waterfall
12 29 (56.86%) Risk Analysis
12 29 (56.86%) SilkTest
12 29 (56.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 29 (56.86%) Defect Management
13 28 (54.90%) ISTQB
13 28 (54.90%) ISEB
14 26 (50.98%) Banking
14 26 (50.98%) Finance
14 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
14 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
15 25 (49.02%) MS Office
15 25 (49.02%) MS PowerPoint
15 25 (49.02%) Wealth Management
15 25 (49.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
2 25 (49.02%) MS Office
2 25 (49.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
2 15 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (96.08%) HP UFT
1 49 (96.08%) Selenium
2 29 (56.86%) SilkTest
3 15 (29.41%) Subversion
3 15 (29.41%) TeamCity
4 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
4 8 (15.69%) DbUnit
4 8 (15.69%) JIRA
4 8 (15.69%) JMeter
4 8 (15.69%) JUnit
5 6 (11.76%) LoadRunner
6 4 (7.84%) Ant
6 4 (7.84%) Cactus
6 4 (7.84%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (7.84%) Maven
6 4 (7.84%) NUnit
6 4 (7.84%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
6 4 (7.84%) Toad
6 4 (7.84%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (50.98%) Banking
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Polish Language
3 12 (23.53%) Games
4 4 (7.84%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
1 18 (35.29%) Test Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) QA Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Test Manager
5 9 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) Lead Test Analyst
6 8 (15.69%) Tester
7 6 (11.76%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Tester
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) .NET
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
1 21 (41.18%) SOAP
1 21 (41.18%) Web Services
1 21 (41.18%) XBRL
1 21 (41.18%) XML
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
3 4 (7.84%) Java EE
3 4 (7.84%) Swing
4 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 18 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 14 (27.45%) Management Information System
5 12 (23.53%) Online Gambling
6 9 (17.65%) Online Games
7 3 (5.88%) Fintech
8 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Unix
2 21 (41.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Functional Testing
2 45 (88.24%) Automated Testing
3 39 (76.47%) Time Management
4 35 (68.63%) Test Scripting
5 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (60.78%) Test Management
7 30 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (56.86%) Defect Management
8 29 (56.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 29 (56.86%) Risk Analysis
8 29 (56.86%) Waterfall
9 25 (49.02%) Target Operating Model
9 25 (49.02%) Test Planning
9 25 (49.02%) Wealth Management
10 21 (41.18%) Business Analysis
10 21 (41.18%) ITIL
10 21 (41.18%) PRINCE2
10 21 (41.18%) Service Delivery
10 21 (41.18%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) Java
2 41 (80.39%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) VB.NET
4 15 (29.41%) VBScript
5 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.92%) C
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (80.39%) Degree
2 28 (54.90%) ISEB
2 28 (54.90%) ISTQB
3 25 (49.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (41.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (96.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Oracle
2 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (41.18%) SAP
4 20 (39.22%) HP
5 4 (7.84%) IBM