Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Functional Tester
England > London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 836 905
Rank change year-on-year +41 +69 +41
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 37 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.056% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £47,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £57,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% +23.08%

Rational Functional Tester is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15307 15863 15114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.66% 19.27% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12205 13917 12643
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Rational Functional Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Rational Functional Tester as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Functional Tester in London

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Rational Functional Tester in London

Rational Functional Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester within the London region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
South London -5 7 £47,500 -
Central London - 1 £47,500 -
Rational Functional Tester
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Functional 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 London region with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester.

1 37 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 37 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 35 (94.59%) Test Scripting
3 34 (91.89%) QA
3 34 (91.89%) Selenium
3 34 (91.89%) HP UFT
4 32 (86.49%) Oracle
4 32 (86.49%) SQL
4 32 (86.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 31 (83.78%) Degree
6 29 (78.38%) Test Planning
6 29 (78.38%) SDLC
7 28 (75.68%) Time Management
7 28 (75.68%) Java
8 26 (70.27%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (70.27%) ETL
8 26 (70.27%) Non-Functional Testing
8 26 (70.27%) Oracle ODI
8 26 (70.27%) Relational Database
8 26 (70.27%) TeamCity
8 26 (70.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
9 22 (59.46%) Polish Language
9 22 (59.46%) Subversion
9 22 (59.46%) Configuration Management
9 22 (59.46%) Management Information System
9 22 (59.46%) VBScript
10 15 (40.54%) Defect Management
11 13 (35.14%) Games
11 13 (35.14%) Online Gambling

Rational Functional Tester
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (16.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) Data Warehouse
1 26 (70.27%) Oracle ODI
1 26 (70.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (91.89%) HP UFT
1 34 (91.89%) Selenium
2 26 (70.27%) TeamCity
3 22 (59.46%) Subversion
4 8 (21.62%) SilkTest
General
1 22 (59.46%) Polish Language
2 13 (35.14%) Games
3 8 (21.62%) Banking
4 6 (16.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) QA Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Lead Test Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) QA Test Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) ETL Tester
3 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
3 4 (10.81%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) SOAP
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) XBRL
2 6 (16.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
1 22 (59.46%) Management Information System
2 13 (35.14%) Online Gambling
3 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (21.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 37 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 35 (94.59%) Test Scripting
3 32 (86.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (78.38%) SDLC
4 29 (78.38%) Test Planning
5 28 (75.68%) Time Management
6 26 (70.27%) ETL
6 26 (70.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 22 (59.46%) Configuration Management
8 15 (40.54%) Defect Management
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (29.73%) Test Management
10 8 (21.62%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
11 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (16.22%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) Java
3 22 (59.46%) VBScript
4 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (91.89%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) SAP