The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Rhapsody
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 238 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.057% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +25.00%  

Rational Rhapsody 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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1282 1002 1159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.54% 19.07% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 874 983
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Rational Rhapsody
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rhapsody in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Rational Rhapsody in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Rational Rhapsody in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -10 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Somerset - 3 £55,000 -
Rational Rhapsody
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 West region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 22 (88.00%) Rational DOORS
2 17 (68.00%) Degree
3 16 (64.00%) UML
4 9 (36.00%) C
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) SysML
5 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (32.00%) MISRA C
5 8 (32.00%) MISRA
5 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) IBM
6 7 (28.00%) Def Stans
6 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 7 (28.00%) MODAF
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.00%) Validation
8 5 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 5 (20.00%) Physics
8 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
10 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (8.00%) NetBeans

Rational Rhapsody
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Design Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Ada Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Ada Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) UML
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) SysML
3 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) MODAF
4 7 (28.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Physics
6 5 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 5 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C
1 9 (36.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Ada
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) MISRA
1 8 (32.00%) MISRA C
2 7 (28.00%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) IBM