The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
England / South East
Rank - - 448
Permanent jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £65,000

Rational Performance 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2858 3358 3558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.13% 17.48% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 3050 3025
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Rational Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Performance Tester in the South East

Rational Performance Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Rational Performance Tester in the South East

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) JMeter
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Management
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (83.33%) Perfmon
2 10 (83.33%) Riverbed
2 10 (83.33%) HP SiteScope
2 10 (83.33%) TMap
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) HTTP
3 8 (66.67%) JMX
3 8 (66.67%) SAP
3 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) C

Rational Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Architect
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Test Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Test Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Ajax
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) JMX
1 8 (66.67%) REST
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Test Management
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TMap
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (83.33%) HP SiteScope
2 10 (83.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 10 (83.33%) Riverbed
3 8 (66.67%) SAP