Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1160 1187 1278
Rank change year-on-year +27 +91 +18
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 3 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.009% 0.060% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +76.47% -9.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £49,725 £32,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £83,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +76.47% -9.33%

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 34311 33429 36408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.33% 18.72% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28239 29148 31088
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017. 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
Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
South East +45 1 - -
Rational Performance Tester
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD

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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) EFT
2 1 (33.33%) EFTPOS
2 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Case Management
1 2 (66.67%) Collateral Management
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Elavon
2 1 (33.33%) FIS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Ingenico
2 1 (33.33%) VeriFone
2 1 (33.33%) WorldPay