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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 870 902 883
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.074% 0.026% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Top 12 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 22 May 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
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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 +43 13 - - 3
London +50 9 - - 1
Ipswich - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
City of London - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 - -
North East - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (90.63%) Functional Testing
2 28 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
4 20 (62.50%) Selenium
5 18 (56.25%) Java
5 18 (56.25%) Oracle
5 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
7 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (50.00%) VBScript
8 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (40.63%) ISEB
9 13 (40.63%) C#
9 13 (40.63%) QA
9 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
9 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
10 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
10 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
10 12 (37.50%) IBM
11 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
11 11 (34.38%) TeamCity
11 11 (34.38%) Degree
11 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
12 10 (31.25%) Polish Language
12 10 (31.25%) Time Management
12 10 (31.25%) Online Gambling
12 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (31.25%) Test Planning
12 10 (31.25%) Oracle ODI

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.00%) SSDT
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (62.50%) Selenium
3 11 (34.38%) TeamCity
4 10 (31.25%) Subversion
5 9 (28.13%) FitNesse
6 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
8 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
9 3 (9.38%) JMeter
9 3 (9.38%) Maven
9 3 (9.38%) Ant
10 2 (6.25%) MSTest
11 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
11 1 (3.13%) NUnit
11 1 (3.13%) ArgoUML
11 1 (3.13%) JUnit
11 1 (3.13%) Redmine
11 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 10 (31.25%) Polish Language
1 10 (31.25%) Games
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) WCF
2 8 (25.00%) LINQ
2 8 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) Swing
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) EJB
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Struts
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
1 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (31.25%) Online Gambling
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Functional Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 10 (31.25%) Time Management
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (31.25%) Test Planning
6 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (25.00%) Data Validation
7 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) ETL
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) VBScript
4 13 (40.63%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) ISEB
1 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
2 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) WorldPay
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) HP
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago