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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 868 870 861
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Rational Application Developer 2 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 11
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%

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
17152 17175 16338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.07% 16.08% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14481 13981 14037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 4 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 3 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
England -4 2 £65,000 +62.50%
East of England -7 2 £65,000 -
Watford -8 2 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -20 2 £65,000 -

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
4 13 (68.42%) JSP
5 12 (63.16%) UML
6 11 (57.89%) Oracle
7 10 (52.63%) J2EE
7 10 (52.63%) UNIX
7 10 (52.63%) Linux
7 10 (52.63%) IBM
8 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
8 9 (47.37%) XML
9 8 (42.11%) EJB
9 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
9 8 (42.11%) DB2
9 8 (42.11%) Servlets
9 8 (42.11%) Internet
9 8 (42.11%) MVC
9 8 (42.11%) Retail
10 7 (36.84%) Spring
10 7 (36.84%) Struts
10 7 (36.84%) Web Services
10 7 (36.84%) RAD
11 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
11 6 (31.58%) JDBC

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) FileNet
3 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) DataStage
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.53%) Hudson
3 2 (10.53%) FishEye
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Toad
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) PVCS
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) JSP
3 10 (52.63%) J2EE
4 9 (47.37%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) EJB
5 8 (42.11%) Servlets
6 7 (36.84%) Struts
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) Spring
7 6 (31.58%) JDBC
7 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
9 3 (15.79%) XHTML
10 2 (10.53%) XSLT
10 2 (10.53%) JSON
10 2 (10.53%) Dojo
10 2 (10.53%) YUI
10 2 (10.53%) jQuery
10 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Derivative
1 1 (5.26%) DataPower
1 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) UNIX
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) UML
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) RAD
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) hybris
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica