The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 865 852 858
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 40 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.025% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -17.94%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19074 16303 16918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 14.98% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16066 13874 14670
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Rational Rhapsody Salary Histogram in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 20 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 25 July 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
(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 -15 37 £37,500 +1.35% 7
South East -2 19 £41,250 +5.09% 1
East of England +3 11 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Middlesex +13 10 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £32,250 - 4
Surrey - 5 £45,000 -
London -41 4 £33,750 - 1
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £56,250 +87.50%
Cambridge -6 2 £56,250 +87.50%
Chertsey - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Templecombe -1 1 - -
City of London -11 1 £31,500 -
South West -17 1 - -
Somerset -27 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (50.86%) Security Cleared
2 55 (47.41%) UML
3 52 (44.83%) Software Engineering
4 51 (43.97%) Military
5 47 (40.52%) Java
6 46 (39.66%) Degree
7 45 (38.79%) C++
8 39 (33.62%) Rational DOORS
9 37 (31.90%) HL7
10 34 (29.31%) BizTalk Server
11 33 (28.45%) Electronics
12 29 (25.00%) MATLAB
12 29 (25.00%) OO
13 26 (22.41%) Physics
14 24 (20.69%) XML
15 23 (19.83%) OOP
16 21 (18.10%) C
16 21 (18.10%) Aerospace
16 21 (18.10%) Multithreading
17 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
17 19 (16.38%) Middleware
17 19 (16.38%) Linux
18 18 (15.52%) NHS
18 18 (15.52%) SQL
19 17 (14.66%) OOD
19 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
19 17 (14.66%) Simulink
19 17 (14.66%) Requirements Analysis
19 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
20 16 (13.79%) Signal Processing

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (29.31%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.86%) JCAPS
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Simulink
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.59%) Wireless
3 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (33.62%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (7.76%) Bugzilla
2 9 (7.76%) Subversion
3 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.72%) PVCS
5 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.86%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.86%) JIRA
5 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.86%) VectorCAST
General
1 51 (43.97%) Military
2 33 (28.45%) Electronics
3 21 (18.10%) Aerospace
4 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Finance
7 1 (0.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Retail
7 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Software Engineer
2 27 (23.28%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (17.24%) Integration Specialist
4 17 (14.66%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) Developer
5 14 (12.07%) Principal Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Product Specialist
9 4 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
9 4 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Middleware Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.69%) XML
2 19 (16.38%) Middleware
3 14 (12.07%) Web Services
4 13 (11.21%) STL
4 13 (11.21%) .NET
4 13 (11.21%) Threading Building Blocks
5 7 (6.03%) WCF
6 6 (5.17%) WSDL
6 6 (5.17%) HTML
6 6 (5.17%) SOAP
6 6 (5.17%) Itk
6 6 (5.17%) REST
7 4 (3.45%) XSD
8 3 (2.59%) CSS
8 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.72%) jQuery
9 2 (1.72%) J2EE
9 2 (1.72%) MFC
10 1 (0.86%) JMS
10 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Physics
2 18 (15.52%) NHS
3 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
3 14 (12.07%) Computer Science
4 13 (11.21%) Data Extraction
5 6 (5.17%) SystemC
6 3 (2.59%) Human Factors
6 3 (2.59%) LIMS
6 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Handset
7 2 (1.72%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.72%) iPhone
7 2 (1.72%) iPad
8 1 (0.86%) PACS
8 1 (0.86%) Informatics
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Linux
2 14 (12.07%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.45%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.41%) UML
2 52 (44.83%) Software Engineering
3 29 (25.00%) OO
4 23 (19.83%) OOP
5 21 (18.10%) Multithreading
6 17 (14.66%) OOD
6 17 (14.66%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (13.79%) Signal Processing
8 14 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 13 (11.21%) Requirements Management
10 12 (10.34%) V-Model
10 12 (10.34%) SOA
11 11 (9.48%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (9.48%) Migration
11 11 (9.48%) Data Migration
12 9 (7.76%) Programme Management
13 8 (6.90%) Use Case
13 8 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.17%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.52%) Java
2 45 (38.79%) C++
3 29 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 21 (18.10%) C
5 18 (15.52%) SQL
6 15 (12.93%) C#
7 14 (12.07%) T-SQL
7 14 (12.07%) Tcl
8 3 (2.59%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.72%) C++/CLI
9 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) Python
10 1 (0.86%) Ada
10 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (50.86%) Security Cleared
2 46 (39.66%) Degree
3 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.03%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (2.59%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (31.90%) HL7
2 3 (2.59%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.72%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) TickIT
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) IBM
2 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) MathWorks
4 2 (1.72%) QNX
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (0.86%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.86%) Borland
5 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
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