The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 433 417 448
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 8 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.16% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 1.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Rational Rhapsody
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
3485 3015 3287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.95% 13.92% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 2594 2979
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Rational Rhapsody Salary Trend in the South East

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Surrey -10 1 £45,000 +30.43%
Rational Rhapsody
England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 17 (77.27%) UML
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
1 17 (77.27%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Military
4 10 (45.45%) MATLAB
4 10 (45.45%) Algorithms
4 10 (45.45%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) OOD
5 9 (40.91%) OOP
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 6 (27.27%) Subversion
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) MFC
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) C++/CLI
8 5 (22.73%) Bugzilla
8 5 (22.73%) VxWorks
8 5 (22.73%) QNX
8 5 (22.73%) Borland
9 4 (18.18%) IBM
9 4 (18.18%) Project Management
9 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Electronics
9 4 (18.18%) Windows

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Simulink
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 5 (22.73%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.55%) PVCS
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (50.00%) Military
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Principal Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) MFC
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) XSD
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Physics
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) VxWorks
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) UML
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) OOD
3 9 (40.91%) OOP
3 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) C++/CLI
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) HL7
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Borland
1 5 (22.73%) QNX
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) MathWorks
4 2 (9.09%) Serena