The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 897 847 882
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +35
Permanent jobs citing Rational Application Developer 18 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.099% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 11
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.89%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18164 16201 16902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.94% 15.15% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14968 13762 14561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Rational Application Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Top 13 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 30 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
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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 -56 17 £67,500 +50.00%
Watford -6 11 £82,500 +26.92%
Hertfordshire -11 11 £82,500 +26.92%
East of England -17 11 £82,500 +26.92%
South East - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (91.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (91.18%) WebSphere
3 30 (88.24%) SQL
4 28 (82.35%) J2EE
4 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 28 (82.35%) HTML
5 26 (76.47%) Finance
6 25 (73.53%) CSS
7 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
7 24 (70.59%) IBM
8 22 (64.71%) JSP
9 21 (61.76%) XML
9 21 (61.76%) DB2
10 18 (52.94%) Linux
10 18 (52.94%) UNIX
11 17 (50.00%) Oracle
12 15 (44.12%) MVC
12 15 (44.12%) Retail
12 15 (44.12%) RAD
12 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
13 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
14 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
15 11 (32.35%) Windows
15 11 (32.35%) Struts
15 11 (32.35%) Web Services
16 10 (29.41%) XHTML
16 10 (29.41%) UML
16 10 (29.41%) Subversion
17 9 (26.47%) Spring

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 31 (91.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 31 (91.18%) WebSphere
2 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
3 8 (23.53%) FileNet
3 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
3 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (20.59%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (20.59%) IIS
5 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
2 7 (20.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) DB2
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) DataStage
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
2 10 (29.41%) Subversion
3 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 7 (20.59%) JUnit
5 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.82%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) FishEye
6 1 (2.94%) PVCS
6 1 (2.94%) Toad
6 1 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Retail
3 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Systems Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Java Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Support Consultant
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Architect
7 4 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Programmer
8 3 (8.82%) Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Java Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) HTML
1 28 (82.35%) J2EE
2 25 (73.53%) CSS
3 22 (64.71%) JSP
4 21 (61.76%) XML
5 11 (32.35%) Struts
5 11 (32.35%) Web Services
6 10 (29.41%) XHTML
7 9 (26.47%) Spring
7 9 (26.47%) Servlets
7 9 (26.47%) JDBC
7 9 (26.47%) EJB
7 9 (26.47%) Dojo
7 9 (26.47%) XSLT
8 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 8 (23.53%) SOAP
9 7 (20.59%) JMS
9 7 (20.59%) JSTL
10 6 (17.65%) JRules
10 6 (17.65%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) DataPower
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) UNIX
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) AIX
4 7 (20.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) RAD
1 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
1 15 (44.12%) MVC
2 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 10 (29.41%) UML
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Content Management
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) Data Transformation
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Release Management
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Sun Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) IBM
2 17 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) JBoss
4 7 (20.59%) Sun
5 6 (17.65%) ILOG
6 4 (11.76%) Lotus
6 4 (11.76%) hybris
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Informatica