The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 875 847 864
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 30 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £27,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
18292 16147 17004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.03% 15.16% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15079 13732 14675
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Trend

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

Rational Rhapsody Salary Trend in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Rational Rhapsody Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
England -10 28 £45,000 +29.49% 2
South East -7 13 £50,000 +44.92%
Middlesex 0 8 £50,000 +81.81%
East of England -7 8 £36,546 +4.41% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £32,250 - 1
Midlands - 5 - -
Surrey -11 3 £45,000 +30.43%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Templecombe - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Cambridge -5 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £55,000 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 52 (60.47%) UML
2 47 (54.65%) Security Cleared
3 41 (47.67%) Software Engineering
4 40 (46.51%) C++
5 38 (44.19%) Military
6 35 (40.70%) Java
7 31 (36.05%) Degree
8 28 (32.56%) Rational DOORS
9 24 (27.91%) Electronics
10 22 (25.58%) Linux
11 21 (24.42%) MATLAB
12 19 (22.09%) OO
12 19 (22.09%) HL7
12 19 (22.09%) Multithreading
12 19 (22.09%) SC Cleared
13 18 (20.93%) XML
14 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
14 16 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (18.60%) Aerospace
15 15 (17.44%) SQL
15 15 (17.44%) C
15 15 (17.44%) OOP
15 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
15 15 (17.44%) OOD
16 14 (16.28%) Middleware
17 13 (15.12%) Physics
17 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
18 11 (12.79%) Simulink
18 11 (12.79%) IBM

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) JCAPS
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Simulink
2 1 (1.16%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.49%) Wireless
3 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (11.63%) Bugzilla
2 10 (11.63%) Subversion
3 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) PVCS
5 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 38 (44.19%) Military
2 24 (27.91%) Electronics
3 16 (18.60%) Aerospace
4 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.33%) Automotive
8 1 (1.16%) Finance
8 1 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (1.16%) Retail
8 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Software Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Principal Software Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Architect
4 8 (9.30%) Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Integration Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Product Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Systems Architect
10 2 (2.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) XML
2 14 (16.28%) Middleware
3 10 (11.63%) .NET
4 8 (9.30%) Web Services
5 7 (8.14%) STL
5 7 (8.14%) Threading Building Blocks
6 6 (6.98%) HTML
7 5 (5.81%) J2EE
8 4 (4.65%) XSD
9 3 (3.49%) CSS
10 2 (2.33%) MFC
10 2 (2.33%) jQuery
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (1.16%) Spring
11 1 (1.16%) Ajax
11 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.16%) Java EE
11 1 (1.16%) JSON
11 1 (1.16%) WCF
11 1 (1.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Physics
2 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Data Extraction
3 8 (9.30%) NHS
3 8 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.81%) Human Factors
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.49%) LIMS
7 2 (2.33%) Handset
7 2 (2.33%) iPhone
7 2 (2.33%) iPad
7 2 (2.33%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.16%) PACS
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.49%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) UML
2 41 (47.67%) Software Engineering
3 19 (22.09%) Multithreading
3 19 (22.09%) OO
4 15 (17.44%) OOP
4 15 (17.44%) OOD
5 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (10.47%) Use Case
6 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.47%) Signal Processing
7 8 (9.30%) Requirements Engineering
8 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.98%) Scrum
9 6 (6.98%) Information Management
9 6 (6.98%) MODAF
9 6 (6.98%) SysML
9 6 (6.98%) Requirements Management
9 6 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.81%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (46.51%) C++
2 35 (40.70%) Java
3 21 (24.42%) MATLAB
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) C
5 9 (10.47%) C#
5 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.30%) Tcl
7 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.33%) C++/CLI
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (54.65%) Security Cleared
2 31 (36.05%) Degree
3 19 (22.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.47%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (3.49%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) HL7
2 2 (2.33%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) IBM
2 4 (4.65%) MathWorks
3 2 (2.33%) QNX
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Borland
4 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
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