Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1116 1167 1197
Rank change year-on-year +51 +30 +78
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 7 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.023% 0.009% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +76.47%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £49,725
90th Percentile £48,000 £65,000 £83,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +20.00%

Rational Performance Tester is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 30,326 34,444 33,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.99% 20.35% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24,732 28,317 29,120
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Rational Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Rational Performance Tester as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Performance Tester in England

Rational Performance Tester
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester in England.

Salary trend for Rational Performance Tester in England

Rational Performance Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
North of England - 7 £45,000 -
Rational Performance Tester
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) LoadUI
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Benchmarking
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Rational Performance Tester
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
1 6 (85.71%) LoadUI
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Tester
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tester
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Benchmarking
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle