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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 875 897 879
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 8 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.046% 0.053% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £26,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £85,000 -
% change year-on-year
-41.17% -

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Rational Performance Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 3 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 22 May 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
London +43 6 £26,000 -52.72% 1
City of London +41 6 £26,000 -52.72%
England +31 6 £26,000 -52.72% 1

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (78.00%) Performance Testing
2 38 (76.00%) LoadRunner
3 32 (64.00%) IBM
4 31 (62.00%) HP
5 23 (46.00%) Test Strategy
6 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.00%) Middleware
8 13 (26.00%) ISEB
9 11 (22.00%) MS Office
9 11 (22.00%) SAP
9 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) Line Management
9 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.00%) Banking
10 10 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
10 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (18.00%) IIS
11 9 (18.00%) Apache
11 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
11 9 (18.00%) Open Source
11 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
11 9 (18.00%) QA
12 8 (16.00%) NetScout

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.00%) IIS
1 9 (18.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
2 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
1 8 (16.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 38 (76.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (6.00%) JMeter
5 2 (4.00%) Serena SBM
5 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.00%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Test Manager
2 19 (38.00%) Performance Manager
2 19 (38.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 11 (22.00%) Test Leader
3 11 (22.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 8 (16.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 8 (16.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 8 (16.00%) Tester
4 8 (16.00%) QA Tester
4 8 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Performance Tester
4 8 (16.00%) Field Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Test Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Middleware
2 9 (18.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Open Source
3 4 (8.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (8.00%) DTCC
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows Vista
1 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (16.00%) Windows 8
1 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Performance Testing
2 23 (46.00%) Test Strategy
3 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (22.00%) Line Management
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.00%) Time Management
7 8 (16.00%) Test Management
7 8 (16.00%) Database Tuning
7 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.00%) OOP
7 8 (16.00%) OO
8 7 (14.00%) V-Model
9 3 (6.00%) Scrum
10 2 (4.00%) Change Management
10 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 13 (26.00%) ISEB
3 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (16.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
2 8 (16.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) nmon
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) IBM
2 31 (62.00%) HP
3 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.00%) SAP
5 8 (16.00%) NetScout
5 8 (16.00%) F5
5 8 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) Avaya
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.00%) TIBCO
6 7 (14.00%) Green Hat
7 2 (4.00%) Serena
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) BT
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