The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Functional Tester skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 898 852 -
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.033% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 -

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
18390 15971 16857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.19% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 13572 14543
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 Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Rational Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend

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

Rational Functional Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Rational Functional Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 14 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 18 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
(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 -50 4 £33,000 -26.66% 1
East of England -18 2 £32,500 -
Newport - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Essex +2 1 £32,500 -
Colchester -3 1 £32,500 -
London -36 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Brentwood - 1 £32,500 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £33,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
South East - 1 £33,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £33,500 - 1

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Finance

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
2 2 (20.00%) SSDT
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) Toad
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
4 1 (10.00%) TestPartner
4 1 (10.00%) SilkTest
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Swing
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Compuware
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