The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 908 869 881
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +12
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 3 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.016% 0.037% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 19
Average salary £75,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19071 16369 16910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.31% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16034 13923 14643
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Performance Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the UK.

Rational Performance Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
London -39 3 £75,000 +20.00% 1
England -43 3 £75,000 +100.00% 1

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester.

1 19 (95.00%) LoadRunner
2 17 (85.00%) HP
3 16 (80.00%) Performance Testing
4 15 (75.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) JMeter
5 5 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
6 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Seapine
6 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Hudson
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Selenium
7 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Information Management
8 1 (5.00%) Finance
8 1 (5.00%) Statistics

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Performance 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 Performance Tester. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (25.00%) JMeter
3 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (10.00%) Hudson
4 2 (10.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Test Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Test Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Software Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) HP
2 15 (75.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (15.00%) Seapine
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 5 days ago