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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 869 954 958
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +4
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 13 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.076% 0.053% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 15
Median salary £63,750 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £43,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -9.33%

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
17189 18712 18042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.18% 17.68% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14640 15871 15226
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Rational Performance Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 13 £63,750 +87.50%
Berkshire - 12 £70,000 -
South East - 12 £70,000 -
Maidenhead - 6 £75,000 -
East of England - 1 £25,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £25,500 -

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 15 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (93.33%) JMeter
3 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (80.00%) Test Management
4 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (80.00%) IBM
4 12 (80.00%) HP
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 12 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (80.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 12 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
5 10 (66.67%) Perfmon
5 10 (66.67%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) Riverbed
5 10 (66.67%) TMap
6 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (53.33%) Ajax
7 8 (53.33%) C++
7 8 (53.33%) HTML
7 8 (53.33%) Java
7 8 (53.33%) SAP
7 8 (53.33%) SOAP
7 8 (53.33%) Web Services

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) JMeter
2 4 (26.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
3 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
3 2 (13.33%) OpenSTA
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) WebLOAD
4 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Test Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Test Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Ajax
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) JMX
1 8 (53.33%) REST
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Test Management
3 10 (66.67%) TMap
4 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (53.33%) SOA
5 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) System Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
9 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 10 (66.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 10 (66.67%) Riverbed
3 8 (53.33%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft