The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 929 915 919
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 1 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.038% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 27
Average salary £34,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £65,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-47.69% +67.74%

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
17908 17058 16997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 16.25% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15374 14483 13912
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 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 13 February 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
(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 -17 1 £34,000 -47.69% 1
Leeds - 1 £34,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (90.00%) JMeter
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) ISEB
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (50.00%) Test Management
5 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Temenos T24
7 2 (20.00%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (20.00%) VisionPLUS
7 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Temenos
7 2 (20.00%) Calypso
7 2 (20.00%) HP UFT

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (20.00%) Temenos T24
1 2 (20.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JMeter
1 9 (90.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Capybara
4 1 (10.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
4 1 (10.00%) The Grinder
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Environment Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CatOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Calypso
2 2 (20.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Temenos
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) NetScout
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed