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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 875 956 973
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +17
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 6 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.035% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £35,000

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
17171 18840 18022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.12% 17.70% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14620 15981 15201
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
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 2 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 8 December 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 +60 6 - -
London +32 6 - -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 17 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 14 (82.35%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Degree
3 13 (76.47%) QA
3 13 (76.47%) Selenium
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) HP UFT
3 13 (76.47%) Test Planning
4 11 (64.71%) Time Management
4 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
5 10 (58.82%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (52.94%) Test Management
6 9 (52.94%) SDLC
7 8 (47.06%) Defect Management
7 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
7 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Subversion
8 7 (41.18%) Banking
8 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (41.18%) Finance
8 7 (41.18%) Games
8 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) HTML
8 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (35.29%) Oracle ODI

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 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) HP UFT
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) TeamCity
4 5 (29.41%) SilkTest
5 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
6 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.76%) eggPlant
6 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.76%) JBehave
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) Ranorex
6 2 (11.76%) RSpec
6 2 (11.76%) SilkPerformer
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 6 (35.29%) Polish Language
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Test Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Finance Manager
2 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 5 (29.41%) XBRL
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 5 (29.41%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
3 13 (76.47%) Test Planning
4 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
4 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
4 11 (64.71%) Time Management
5 10 (58.82%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (52.94%) SDLC
6 9 (52.94%) Test Management
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Defect Management
8 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (35.29%) ETL
10 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
10 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (29.41%) SOA
10 5 (29.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VBScript
4 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
5 4 (23.53%) C
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 6 (35.29%) ISEB
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM