The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 868 886 847
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -39
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.017% 0.022% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £85,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +126.66%
Rational Performance 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
17632 17964 15245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.21% 16.40% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14948 15207 13075
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational Performance Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Rational Performance Tester Salary Trend in England

Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +24 2 £60,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Rational Performance Tester
UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester.

1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) LoadRunner
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) SLA
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Avaya
4 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (40.00%) NetScout
4 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Time Management
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) ISEB
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JProfiler
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) DTCC
2 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Avaya
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) NetScout
3 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (40.00%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Green Hat
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.67%) Reuters
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Cognizant