The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 17 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 642 598 658
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +60
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.047% 0.014% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-23.57% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8549 7268 7925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.27% 15.97% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7052 6259 7027
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Rational Functional Tester
England

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Rational Functional Tester Salary Trend in London

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Banking
3 10 (66.67%) ISEB
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (53.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (53.33%) Validation
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (53.33%) ETL
5 8 (53.33%) C#
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Toad
5 8 (53.33%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (53.33%) Data Validation
5 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (53.33%) FitNesse
5 8 (53.33%) WCF

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (53.33%) FitNesse
2 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (53.33%) Toad
3 2 (13.33%) Rational Rose
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) TestNG
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) WebLOAD
4 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
1 8 (53.33%) XML
1 8 (53.33%) WCF
1 8 (53.33%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (53.33%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (53.33%) Data Validation
3 8 (53.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) Validation
4 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) ISEB
2 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (53.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP