The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Robot skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rational Robot over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Robot
Rank 933 945 930
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Rational Robot 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.029% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +22.64%

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
18154 17330 16597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 16.27% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15610 14698 13610
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Rational Robot
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Rational Robot Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Robot
Salary Trend

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

Rational Robot Salary Trend in the UK

Rational Robot
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Robot within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +3 1 £60,000 -15.78%
England -4 1 £60,000 +71.42%

Rational Robot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Robot 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 Robot.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (40.00%) TestComplete
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source

Rational Robot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Rational Robot 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 Robot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (40.00%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) QA Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Tester
4 6 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) Automation Tester
4 6 (60.00%) Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Developer in Test
4 6 (60.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 5 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) QA Tester
5 5 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft