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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 873 824 871
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +47
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 6 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.035% 0.067% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 13
Average salary £75,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
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
17285 15004 16188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.19% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14353 12852 14078
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 18 September 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 -30 6 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Rational Performance Tester
UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Statistics
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Seapine
5 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Hudson
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Fiddler
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) SQL

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Fiddler
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Software Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Seapine
3 2 (20.00%) IBM