The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 440 428 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.031% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.028% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £26,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.49% -23.57%
Rational Functional Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3602 3316 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.29% 14.91% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3066 2781 2562
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Rational Functional Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Rational Functional Tester
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Rational Functional Tester
England

Rational Functional Tester
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft