Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational DOORS
UK
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 772 903 1104
Rank change year-on-year +131 +201 -39
Permanent jobs citing Rational DOORS 89 188 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.67% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 101 69
Median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,700
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 17,257 28,242 35,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.58% 19.68% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13,595 22,260 29,192
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in the UK

Rational DOORS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Rational DOORS.

Salary trend for Rational DOORS in the UK

Rational DOORS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Rational DOORS over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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
UK excluding London +95 88 £48,000 -4.00% 36
England +97 74 £48,000 -8.57% 35
South West +54 30 £38,300 -36.17% 7
South East +97 22 £63,750 +13.33% 5
West Midlands +39 18 £50,184 +7.92% 1
Midlands +37 18 £50,184 +20.93% 1
Scotland +75 15 £45,000 +9.76% 4
Work from Home - 5 - -
North of England +133 2 £48,750 - 1
North West - 2 £48,750 - 1
East of England +82 1 £45,000 +12.50% 18
London - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 54 (60.67%) UML
2 53 (59.55%) Security Cleared
3 44 (49.44%) Degree
4 43 (48.31%) C++
5 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (42.70%) Software Engineering
7 32 (35.96%) Aerospace
8 30 (33.71%) MATLAB
8 30 (33.71%) Systems Engineering
9 29 (32.58%) OOD
9 29 (32.58%) OO
9 29 (32.58%) SC Cleared
10 27 (30.34%) Requirements Management
11 25 (28.09%) Linux
11 25 (28.09%) Management Information System
12 23 (25.84%) Rational Rhapsody
13 22 (24.72%) Simulink
14 21 (23.60%) Windows
15 18 (20.22%) Java
15 18 (20.22%) SDLC
16 17 (19.10%) C
17 16 (17.98%) Scrum
17 16 (17.98%) SysML
18 15 (16.85%) MODAF
18 15 (16.85%) Time Management
18 15 (16.85%) Unit Testing
18 15 (16.85%) Electronics
18 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
19 14 (15.73%) VxWorks
19 14 (15.73%) Middleware

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 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Simulink
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
1 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
1 1 (1.12%) Power Platform
1 1 (1.12%) PowerApps
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
1 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) Tactical Data Link
2 4 (4.49%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.12%) LTE
3 1 (1.12%) Skype
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Rational Rhapsody
2 14 (15.73%) JIRA
3 11 (12.36%) Bitbucket
3 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.37%) MagicDraw
5 2 (2.25%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (1.12%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 32 (35.96%) Aerospace
2 15 (16.85%) Electronics
3 12 (13.48%) Military
4 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.87%) Finance
6 6 (6.74%) Marketing
7 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.37%) Automotive
8 3 (3.37%) Avionics
8 3 (3.37%) Law
9 1 (1.12%) Back Office
9 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Software Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (16.85%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Principal Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Hardware Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Principal Hardware Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) DOORS Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Systems Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Business Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Requirements Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) Middleware
2 5 (5.62%) Apache Flex
3 3 (3.37%) CSS
3 3 (3.37%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
3 9 (10.11%) VHDL
4 5 (5.62%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.49%) Analogue Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.12%) CCTV
7 1 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.12%) Social Media
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.09%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Windows
3 14 (15.73%) Unix
3 14 (15.73%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) UML
2 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (42.70%) Software Engineering
4 30 (33.71%) Systems Engineering
5 29 (32.58%) OO
5 29 (32.58%) OOD
6 27 (30.34%) Requirements Management
7 18 (20.22%) SDLC
8 16 (17.98%) Scrum
8 16 (17.98%) SysML
9 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
9 15 (16.85%) MODAF
9 15 (16.85%) Time Management
9 15 (16.85%) Unit Testing
10 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (15.73%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 13 (14.61%) Technical Leadership
11 13 (14.61%) TOGAF
12 11 (12.36%) OOP
13 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) C++
2 30 (33.71%) MATLAB
3 18 (20.22%) Java
4 17 (19.10%) C
5 12 (13.48%) C#
6 7 (7.87%) SQL
7 4 (4.49%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) Ada
8 1 (1.12%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 53 (59.55%) Security Cleared
2 44 (49.44%) Degree
3 29 (32.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) HND
6 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) GDPR
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 15288
1 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.49%) QA
3 3 (3.37%) Def Stans
4 2 (2.25%) DO-254
5 1 (1.12%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.12%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.12%) MISRA
5 1 (1.12%) MISRA C
5 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) SELinux
2 5 (5.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) Netcool
3 1 (1.12%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) IBM
1 7 (7.87%) Sparx
2 5 (5.62%) HP
3 4 (4.49%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (2.25%) EMC
4 2 (2.25%) MathWorks
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Concur
5 1 (1.12%) OpenText
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Remedy
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds