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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Rank 868 854 870
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.065% 0.11% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £39,000

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
16946 16543 16928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 15.95% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14360 13567 14783
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 9 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 27 January 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 -6 11 £50,000 - 3
London +20 9 £50,000 - 1
City of London +6 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Ipswich - 1 - -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (82.76%) Functional Testing
2 23 (79.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 15 (51.72%) ISEB
5 15 (51.72%) Selenium
6 14 (48.28%) ISTQB
7 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
7 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 12 (41.38%) Java
9 10 (34.48%) HTML
9 10 (34.48%) C#
9 10 (34.48%) IBM
9 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
10 9 (31.03%) Oracle
11 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (27.59%) FitNesse
11 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
12 7 (24.14%) WCF
12 7 (24.14%) LINQ
12 7 (24.14%) SilkTest
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
12 7 (24.14%) SSDT
12 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (24.14%) XML
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 7 (24.14%) .NET

Rational Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (24.14%) SSDT
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) Big Data
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (51.72%) Selenium
3 8 (27.59%) FitNesse
4 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (24.14%) SilkTest
4 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (20.69%) JIRA
6 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
6 5 (17.24%) Ant
6 5 (17.24%) JMeter
6 5 (17.24%) Maven
6 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
7 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
7 3 (10.34%) JUnit
7 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (6.90%) ArgoUML
8 2 (6.90%) Rational Rose
8 2 (6.90%) Cactus
8 2 (6.90%) NUnit
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Leader
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Tester
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) WCF
2 7 (24.14%) LINQ
2 7 (24.14%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.24%) Swing
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) EJB
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 3 (10.34%) Struts
6 2 (6.90%) Java EE
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) Statistics
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) W3C
5 1 (3.45%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Functional Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
4 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
5 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
6 7 (24.14%) ETL
6 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Validation
7 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (20.69%) Data Validation
8 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Test Management
8 5 (17.24%) System Testing
9 3 (10.34%) BDD
9 3 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.79%) VBScript
6 3 (10.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 14 (48.28%) ISTQB
3 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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