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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 881 925 881
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.085% 0.010% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -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
18835 19188 16537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 16.25% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15856 16118 14080
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,724 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 17 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 5 August 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 +45 16 £48,750 +50.00% 2
London +25 11 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London - 7 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
South West - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
East of England +8 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 32 (91.43%) Functional Testing
2 31 (88.57%) HP UFT
3 29 (82.86%) Java
3 29 (82.86%) Selenium
4 27 (77.14%) Oracle
5 23 (65.71%) SQL
6 22 (62.86%) Automated Testing
7 20 (57.14%) QA
8 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (54.29%) VBScript
9 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
10 15 (42.86%) Time Management
10 15 (42.86%) Test Scripting
11 14 (40.00%) ISEB
11 14 (40.00%) Test Planning
12 13 (37.14%) Relational Database
12 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (37.14%) IBM
12 13 (37.14%) Degree
13 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
13 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
13 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
13 12 (34.29%) SDLC
14 11 (31.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 11 (31.43%) Oracle ODI
14 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
14 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
14 11 (31.43%) Games
14 11 (31.43%) Online Gambling

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (37.14%) Relational Database
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) SSDT
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (88.57%) HP UFT
2 29 (82.86%) Selenium
3 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
4 11 (31.43%) Subversion
5 9 (25.71%) JIRA
6 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
7 7 (20.00%) SilkTest
7 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (11.43%) JMeter
9 3 (8.57%) Ant
9 3 (8.57%) Maven
9 3 (8.57%) FitNesse
10 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
10 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
11 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
11 1 (2.86%) MSTest
11 1 (2.86%) JProfiler
11 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 11 (31.43%) Games
1 11 (31.43%) Polish Language
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) QA Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (28.57%) HTML
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) XBRL
5 3 (8.57%) Swing
6 2 (5.71%) Struts
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.71%) EJB
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) LINQ
7 1 (2.86%) Sensu
7 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (31.43%) Online Gambling
2 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Functional Testing
2 22 (62.86%) Automated Testing
3 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
5 15 (42.86%) Time Management
5 15 (42.86%) Test Scripting
6 14 (40.00%) Test Planning
7 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (34.29%) SDLC
9 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
10 8 (22.86%) Test Management
10 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
11 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 7 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (20.00%) TDD
11 7 (20.00%) People Management
12 6 (17.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Automation Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) VBScript
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.71%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 1 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (2.86%) Scala
9 1 (2.86%) C
9 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISEB
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
4 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) IBM
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) WorldPay
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
6 3 (8.57%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago