Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rational DOORS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational DOORS over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational DOORS
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1011 1059 1018
Rank change year-on-year +48 -41 +129
Permanent jobs citing Rational DOORS 107 122 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 116
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.50% +13.13%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

Rational DOORS is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 30,148 35,236 32,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.86% 20.31% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23,998 28,922 28,169
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Rational DOORS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in the UK

Rational DOORS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Rational DOORS in the UK

Rational DOORS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Rational DOORS in the UK

Rational DOORS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
England +75 106 £50,000 - 93
UK excluding London +40 101 £50,000 - 104
South West +30 40 £50,000 +11.11% 33
South East +34 24 £40,000 -33.33% 15
Midlands +41 21 £52,500 +16.67% 20
West Midlands +33 14 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East of England +39 11 £40,000 -8.57% 16
East Midlands - 7 £52,500 - 3
London +48 4 £49,500 -3.41% 6
North West - 4 - - 3
North of England - 4 - - 3
Wales +8 1 £50,000 +16.01% 8

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 44 (41.12%) Degree
2 42 (39.25%) C
3 40 (37.38%) Security Cleared
4 38 (35.51%) Systems Engineering
5 34 (31.78%) Requirements Management
6 33 (30.84%) SC Cleared
7 26 (24.30%) Military
7 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (23.36%) Test Automation
9 24 (22.43%) JIRA
10 23 (21.50%) Software Engineering
11 21 (19.63%) IBM
11 21 (19.63%) ISTQB
12 20 (18.69%) Validation
13 18 (16.82%) Electronics
14 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (13.08%) UML
15 14 (13.08%) MS Visio
15 14 (13.08%) Configuration Management
15 14 (13.08%) MATLAB
15 14 (13.08%) Automotive
15 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
15 14 (13.08%) Atlassian
15 14 (13.08%) Self-Motivation
16 13 (12.15%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
17 12 (11.21%) SysML
17 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
17 12 (11.21%) Aerospace
17 12 (11.21%) Windows

Rational DOORS
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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) Confluence
2 2 (1.87%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (13.08%) MS Visio
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.48%) Simulink
5 7 (6.54%) Acrobat
6 3 (2.80%) Stateflow
6 3 (2.80%) Windchill
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (1.87%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) Wireless
2 3 (2.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) LTE
3 2 (1.87%) PSTN
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.93%) SNMP
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) JIRA
2 10 (9.35%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.48%) Cucumber
3 8 (7.48%) Selenium
3 8 (7.48%) SoapUI
4 7 (6.54%) Rational Quality Manager
5 6 (5.61%) Bugzilla
6 5 (4.67%) Subversion
7 4 (3.74%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (2.80%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.93%) Rational Team Concert
10 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (24.30%) Military
2 18 (16.82%) Electronics
3 14 (13.08%) Automotive
4 12 (11.21%) Aerospace
5 7 (6.54%) Legal
6 6 (5.61%) Avionics
6 6 (5.61%) Marketing
7 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.74%) Games
9 1 (0.93%) Finance
9 1 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Systems Engineer
2 20 (18.69%) Test Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.48%) Architect
5 6 (5.61%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (5.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (5.61%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) IT Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Test Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) IT Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Product Owner
7 4 (3.74%) Security Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) SOAP
2 4 (3.74%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) HTML
3 2 (1.87%) Lucene
3 2 (1.87%) OpenGL
3 2 (1.87%) Velocity
3 2 (1.87%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.28%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (7.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (6.54%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.74%) User Experience
7 3 (2.80%) VHDL
7 3 (2.80%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.93%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Unix
4 2 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Systems Engineering
2 34 (31.78%) Requirements Management
3 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.36%) Test Automation
5 23 (21.50%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.69%) Validation
7 14 (13.08%) Configuration Management
7 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
7 14 (13.08%) UML
8 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.21%) SysML
10 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
10 11 (10.28%) Project Management
11 10 (9.35%) Line Management
11 10 (9.35%) MODAF
12 9 (8.41%) Analytics
12 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (8.41%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (8.41%) Data Analytics
12 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 42 (39.25%) C
2 14 (13.08%) MATLAB
3 9 (8.41%) C++
4 7 (6.54%) Ada
5 5 (4.67%) SQL
6 3 (2.80%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.87%) C#
7 2 (1.87%) Embedded C++
7 2 (1.87%) Groovy
7 2 (1.87%) Java
7 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.87%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 44 (41.12%) Degree
2 40 (37.38%) Security Cleared
3 33 (30.84%) SC Cleared
4 21 (19.63%) ISTQB
5 11 (10.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (9.35%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.54%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) HND
8 5 (4.67%) HNC
9 4 (3.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (3.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.93%) ISEB
11 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) ISO 26262
2 5 (4.67%) Def Stans
2 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 4 (3.74%) DO-178B
4 3 (2.80%) MISRA
5 2 (1.87%) HAZOP
5 2 (1.87%) ISO 13485
5 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.87%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.93%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.93%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Firmware
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (10.28%) HP ALM
3 7 (6.54%) Netcool
4 4 (3.74%) PTC Integrity
5 3 (2.80%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) IBM
2 14 (13.08%) Atlassian
3 11 (10.28%) HP
4 10 (9.35%) EMC
4 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.54%) Adobe
5 7 (6.54%) Remedy
5 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.61%) PTC
7 4 (3.74%) MKS
8 3 (2.80%) Xilinx
9 2 (1.87%) MathWorks
9 2 (1.87%) OpenText
9 2 (1.87%) Siemens
9 2 (1.87%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.87%) VMware
10 1 (0.93%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Serena
10 1 (0.93%) Thales