The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Application Developer skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 906 843 854
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +11
Permanent jobs citing Rational Application Developer 9 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.024% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.047% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 21
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -11.11%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19166 16302 16906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.29% 14.97% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16164 13886 14657
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK.

Rational Application Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Rational Application Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -41 9 £56,250 +40.62% 1
East of England -13 5 £65,000 -
Watford -20 5 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -23 5 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 - 1
South West - 3 £45,000 - 1
Cirencester - 2 £42,500 -
Dorking - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
1 48 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 46 (95.83%) J2EE
3 43 (89.58%) Eclipse
3 43 (89.58%) IBM
4 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (75.00%) Unit Testing
5 34 (70.83%) Finance
6 33 (68.75%) HTML
7 31 (64.58%) XML
7 31 (64.58%) DB2
8 25 (52.08%) JSP
8 25 (52.08%) Web Services
9 24 (50.00%) CSS
10 23 (47.92%) SOAP
10 23 (47.92%) XSL
10 23 (47.92%) XSLT
10 23 (47.92%) FileNet
10 23 (47.92%) JAX-RPC
10 23 (47.92%) ILOG
10 23 (47.92%) JBoss
10 23 (47.92%) DataPower
10 23 (47.92%) Dojo
10 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Portal
10 23 (47.92%) JSF
10 23 (47.92%) JRules
10 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Process Server
11 20 (41.67%) Windows

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 23 (47.92%) FileNet
2 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Portal
2 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Process Server
3 19 (39.58%) IBM Notes
4 17 (35.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) DB2
2 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 14 (29.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (89.58%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.33%) JUnit
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 34 (70.83%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (18.75%) Retail
5 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Senior Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Applications Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Systems Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Java Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (95.83%) J2EE
2 33 (68.75%) HTML
3 31 (64.58%) XML
4 25 (52.08%) JSP
4 25 (52.08%) Web Services
5 24 (50.00%) CSS
6 23 (47.92%) SOAP
6 23 (47.92%) XSL
6 23 (47.92%) XSLT
6 23 (47.92%) JAX-RPC
6 23 (47.92%) Dojo
6 23 (47.92%) JSF
6 23 (47.92%) JRules
7 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 16 (33.33%) Spring
8 8 (16.67%) Struts
9 6 (12.50%) JDBC
10 4 (8.33%) XHTML
10 4 (8.33%) Servlets
10 4 (8.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) AIX
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 20 (41.67%) RAD
3 19 (39.58%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.50%) UML
6 4 (8.33%) SOA
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Content Management
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (2.08%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) IBM
2 23 (47.92%) ILOG
2 23 (47.92%) JBoss
3 19 (39.58%) Lotus
3 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) Sun