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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 892 923 878
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -45
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.021% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%

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
18835 19188 16537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 16.25% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15856 16118 14080
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,724 £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 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 5 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 5 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 +31 3 £60,000 -20.00%
London +14 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Warwick - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 6 (42.86%) NetScout
4 6 (42.86%) Time Management
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
4 6 (42.86%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Avaya
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) SAP
6 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Ant

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 2 (14.29%) Serena SBM
2 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Field Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Performance Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNA
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) Avaya
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) NetScout
3 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
3 6 (42.86%) F5
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Serena
6 1 (7.14%) Reuters
6 1 (7.14%) BT
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Cognizant