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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
UK
Rank 854 943 -
Rank change year-on-year +89 -  
Permanent jobs citing Rational Application Developer 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.006% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.060% 0.032% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year +15.00% -  

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 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 27 March 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 +93 10 £57,500 -4.16%
South East +78 10 £57,500 +15.00%
Berkshire - 10 £57,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -

Rational Application Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (100.00%) Web Services
1 36 (100.00%) UML
1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 36 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (91.67%) DB2
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 33 (91.67%) RAD
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (8.33%) Java EE
3 3 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) SOA
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
3 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware

Rational Application Developer
Top Related 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 36 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 36 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Designer
2 18 (50.00%) Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Senior Developer
4 15 (41.67%) Java Developer
4 15 (41.67%) Senior Designer
4 15 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) UML
2 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (91.67%) RAD
3 3 (8.33%) SOA
3 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) IBM
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft