The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rational Application Developer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 953 970
Rank change year-on-year +96 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Rational Application Developer 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.023% 0.048% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 - -

Rational Application Developer 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17637 18817 18043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.42% 18.11% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14793 16180 15147
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Rational Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Application Developer in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer.

Salary trend for Rational Application Developer in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England +92 4 £60,000 -11.11%
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 -
South East - 4 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Rational Application Developer.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) DB2
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
1 25 (100.00%) UML
1 25 (100.00%) RAD
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere

Rational Application Developer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Designer
2 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Designer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) RAD
1 25 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) SQL