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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 864 843 847
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 39 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 24
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -22.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,850 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -16.11%

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
18611 16606 17190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.22% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15454 14163 14875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +8 37 £37,500 +15.38% 4
South East +7 18 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Middlesex +9 11 £46,250 +68.18% 1
East of England +1 9 £32,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £32,250 - 2
Midlands - 5 - -
Surrey - 4 £45,000 -
South West - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
Templecombe - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
London -10 2 £32,000 -
City of London -4 1 £31,500 -
Cambridge -7 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £47,500 +58.33%
County Antrim - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 58 (52.73%) UML
2 57 (51.82%) Security Cleared
3 49 (44.55%) Military
4 48 (43.64%) Software Engineering
4 48 (43.64%) Java
5 46 (41.82%) C++
6 41 (37.27%) Degree
7 34 (30.91%) HL7
7 34 (30.91%) Rational DOORS
8 32 (29.09%) Electronics
9 31 (28.18%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (24.55%) MATLAB
10 27 (24.55%) OO
11 23 (20.91%) XML
12 22 (20.00%) Linux
12 22 (20.00%) OOP
12 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 22 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 21 (19.09%) SQL
13 21 (19.09%) Physics
14 20 (18.18%) Aerospace
15 19 (17.27%) C
15 19 (17.27%) Middleware
15 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
16 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
16 18 (16.36%) OOD
17 17 (15.45%) NHS
17 17 (15.45%) Requirements Analysis
18 15 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (12.73%) Tcl

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (28.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.91%) JCAPS
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.73%) Wireless
3 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (30.91%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (8.18%) Bugzilla
2 9 (8.18%) Subversion
3 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.82%) PVCS
5 1 (0.91%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 49 (44.55%) Military
2 32 (29.09%) Electronics
3 20 (18.18%) Aerospace
4 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Finance
7 1 (0.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (33.64%) Software Engineer
2 22 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Integration Specialist
4 15 (13.64%) Principal Engineer
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (12.73%) Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Principal Software Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Product Specialist
9 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Middleware Specialist
10 4 (3.64%) Middleware Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Middleware Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) C# Developer
12 2 (1.82%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) XML
2 19 (17.27%) Middleware
3 14 (12.73%) Web Services
4 11 (10.00%) STL
4 11 (10.00%) .NET
4 11 (10.00%) Threading Building Blocks
5 6 (5.45%) HTML
6 5 (4.55%) J2EE
6 5 (4.55%) WCF
7 4 (3.64%) WSDL
7 4 (3.64%) SOAP
7 4 (3.64%) XSD
7 4 (3.64%) Itk
7 4 (3.64%) REST
8 3 (2.73%) CSS
9 2 (1.82%) MFC
9 2 (1.82%) jQuery
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.91%) Spring
10 1 (0.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Physics
2 17 (15.45%) NHS
3 13 (11.82%) Data Extraction
4 12 (10.91%) Mathematics
4 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.55%) Human Factors
6 4 (3.64%) SystemC
7 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.73%) LIMS
8 2 (1.82%) Handset
8 2 (1.82%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.82%) iPhone
8 2 (1.82%) iPad
9 1 (0.91%) PACS
9 1 (0.91%) Informatics
9 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Linux
2 12 (10.91%) Windows
3 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.64%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.73%) UML
2 48 (43.64%) Software Engineering
3 27 (24.55%) OO
4 22 (20.00%) OOP
4 22 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 18 (16.36%) OOD
6 17 (15.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (11.82%) Signal Processing
8 11 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.09%) Requirements Management
10 9 (8.18%) SOA
10 9 (8.18%) V-Model
11 8 (7.27%) Use Case
11 8 (7.27%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
12 7 (6.36%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (6.36%) Migration
12 7 (6.36%) Programme Management
12 7 (6.36%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) Java
2 46 (41.82%) C++
3 27 (24.55%) MATLAB
4 21 (19.09%) SQL
5 19 (17.27%) C
6 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
6 14 (12.73%) Tcl
7 13 (11.82%) C#
8 3 (2.73%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.82%) C++/CLI
9 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.91%) Perl
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) Ada
Qualifications
1 57 (51.82%) Security Cleared
2 41 (37.27%) Degree
3 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (2.73%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (30.91%) HL7
2 3 (2.73%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.82%) TickIT
3 2 (1.82%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) IBM
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) MathWorks
4 2 (1.82%) QNX
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.91%) Borland
5 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
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