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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 862 898 857
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -41
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 21 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.033% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £33,750 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% -2.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
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
16925 17991 15611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.46% 16.18% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14282 15017 13484
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +38 14 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England - 4 £32,500 - 1
South East +5 1 £35,000 +22.80%
North East - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
Rational Functional Tester
UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 29 (90.63%) Functional Testing
2 28 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 20 (62.50%) Selenium
5 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
5 17 (53.13%) Java
5 17 (53.13%) Oracle
5 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (46.88%) VBScript
8 14 (43.75%) ISEB
8 14 (43.75%) ISTQB
9 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
9 13 (40.63%) C#
10 12 (37.50%) IBM
10 12 (37.50%) QA
11 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
11 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
12 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (31.25%) TeamCity
12 10 (31.25%) Degree
12 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
12 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
12 10 (31.25%) HTML
13 9 (28.13%) Games
13 9 (28.13%) Subversion
13 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
13 9 (28.13%) Polish Language
13 9 (28.13%) Time Management

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (25.00%) SSDT
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (62.50%) Selenium
3 10 (31.25%) TeamCity
4 9 (28.13%) Subversion
4 9 (28.13%) FitNesse
5 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (21.88%) JIRA
7 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
7 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
8 3 (9.38%) JMeter
8 3 (9.38%) Maven
8 3 (9.38%) Ant
9 2 (6.25%) SilkTest
9 2 (6.25%) MSTest
10 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
10 1 (3.13%) NUnit
10 1 (3.13%) ArgoUML
10 1 (3.13%) JUnit
10 1 (3.13%) Redmine
General
1 9 (28.13%) Games
1 9 (28.13%) Polish Language
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
3 8 (25.00%) LINQ
3 8 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.38%) Swing
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) EJB
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) Struts
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 9 (28.13%) Online Gambling
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Functional Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
6 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
6 9 (28.13%) Time Management
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (28.13%) Test Planning
7 8 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (25.00%) Data Validation
7 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (25.00%) ETL
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (46.88%) VBScript
5 13 (40.63%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) ISEB
1 14 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) WorldPay
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) HP
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago