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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 887 958 992
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +34
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 12 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.100% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £48,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
17793 19078 18777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.46% 17.44% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15499 16188 15558
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rational Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Rational Functional Tester as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 12 - - 1
London +42 9 - - 1
Wimbledon - 5 - -
South East +29 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
South West +7 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester.

1 48 (97.96%) Functional Testing
2 42 (85.71%) QA
2 42 (85.71%) HP UFT
3 41 (83.67%) Selenium
4 40 (81.63%) Java
5 39 (79.59%) SQL
6 38 (77.55%) Automated Testing
7 36 (73.47%) Test Management
8 35 (71.43%) ISTQB
9 34 (69.39%) Degree
10 33 (67.35%) Time Management
11 32 (65.31%) Test Scripting
11 32 (65.31%) Oracle
11 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (65.31%) Defect Management
12 31 (63.27%) Banking
12 31 (63.27%) Finance
12 31 (63.27%) MS Excel
13 30 (61.22%) ISEB
14 29 (59.18%) HTML
14 29 (59.18%) Web Services
14 29 (59.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (59.18%) Risk Analysis
14 29 (59.18%) SilkTest
14 29 (59.18%) Waterfall
14 29 (59.18%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (59.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 29 (59.18%) Exploratory Testing
15 28 (57.14%) Unix
16 26 (53.06%) MS Office

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (48.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (63.27%) MS Excel
2 26 (53.06%) MS Office
2 26 (53.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (85.71%) HP UFT
2 41 (83.67%) Selenium
3 29 (59.18%) SilkTest
4 12 (24.49%) Subversion
5 10 (20.41%) LoadRunner
6 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
7 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
8 6 (12.24%) JMeter
8 6 (12.24%) SilkPerformer
9 5 (10.20%) eggPlant
9 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (10.20%) JBehave
9 5 (10.20%) Ranorex
9 5 (10.20%) RSpec
10 3 (6.12%) DbUnit
10 3 (6.12%) JIRA
10 3 (6.12%) JUnit
10 3 (6.12%) Toad
10 3 (6.12%) Zephyr
11 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 31 (63.27%) Banking
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Games
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) Polish Language
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
1 20 (40.82%) Test Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Lead Test Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Test Manager
5 6 (12.24%) QA Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Test Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Finance Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Test Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Test Programme Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) HTML
1 29 (59.18%) Web Services
2 24 (48.98%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) SOAP
2 24 (48.98%) XBRL
2 24 (48.98%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (10.20%) Ajax
4 5 (10.20%) CSS
5 3 (6.12%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (48.98%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Fintech
5 3 (6.12%) Online Gambling
6 2 (4.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Unix
2 24 (48.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Functional Testing
2 38 (77.55%) Automated Testing
3 36 (73.47%) Test Management
4 33 (67.35%) Time Management
5 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (65.31%) Defect Management
5 32 (65.31%) Test Scripting
6 29 (59.18%) Exploratory Testing
6 29 (59.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 29 (59.18%) Risk Analysis
6 29 (59.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (59.18%) Waterfall
7 26 (53.06%) Target Operating Model
7 26 (53.06%) Wealth Management
8 24 (48.98%) Business Analysis
8 24 (48.98%) ITIL
8 24 (48.98%) PRINCE2
8 24 (48.98%) SOA
8 24 (48.98%) Software Architecture
9 23 (46.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Java
2 39 (79.59%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) VB.NET
4 7 (14.29%) C
4 7 (14.29%) VBScript
5 5 (10.20%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.16%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 34 (69.39%) Degree
3 30 (61.22%) ISEB
4 26 (53.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (48.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Oracle
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.98%) SAP
4 21 (42.86%) HP
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
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