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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 874 905 865
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -40
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 19 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.100% 0.011% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £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
19029 18484 16179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 16.11% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 15306 13781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £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 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 28 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
(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 +21 19 £48,750 +50.00% 2
London +23 12 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London - 10 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Street - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
North West - 3 - - 1
South West - 3 - -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 31 (93.94%) Functional Testing
2 29 (87.88%) Selenium
3 28 (84.85%) Java
3 28 (84.85%) HP UFT
4 26 (78.79%) Oracle
5 23 (69.70%) Automated Testing
6 22 (66.67%) SQL
7 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (57.58%) QA
9 16 (48.48%) VBScript
10 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
10 15 (45.45%) Time Management
10 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
10 15 (45.45%) Test Planning
11 14 (42.42%) ISEB
12 13 (39.39%) Test Management
13 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (36.36%) Degree
13 12 (36.36%) SDLC
14 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
14 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
14 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
14 11 (33.33%) HTML
15 10 (30.30%) UNIX
15 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
15 10 (30.30%) IBM
15 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
15 10 (30.30%) Risk Analysis

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (27.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
2 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) Selenium
2 28 (84.85%) HP UFT
3 10 (30.30%) SilkTest
4 9 (27.27%) Subversion
4 9 (27.27%) TeamCity
5 8 (24.24%) JIRA
6 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
7 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 3 (9.09%) JMeter
9 2 (6.06%) Maven
9 2 (6.06%) Ant
9 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.03%) RSpec
10 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.03%) Capybara
10 1 (3.03%) WATIR
10 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
1 9 (27.27%) Games
1 9 (27.27%) Banking
1 9 (27.27%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Automation Specialist
2 6 (18.18%) Test Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) SOAP
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 9 (27.27%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) XBRL
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) Swing
3 2 (6.06%) Struts
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) EJB
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 9 (27.27%) Online Gambling
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Functional Testing
2 23 (69.70%) Automated Testing
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Test Planning
4 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 15 (45.45%) Time Management
4 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 13 (39.39%) Test Management
6 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (36.36%) SDLC
7 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
8 10 (30.30%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (27.27%) Wealth Management
9 9 (27.27%) SOA
9 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) Software Architecture
9 9 (27.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (21.21%) BDD
11 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 16 (48.48%) VBScript
4 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) C
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) ISEB
2 12 (36.36%) Degree
3 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 11 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) IBM
4 9 (27.27%) SAP
5 6 (18.18%) WorldPay
6 2 (6.06%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago