The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Functional Tester 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 Functional Tester
UK
Rank 857 921 934
Rank change year-on-year +64 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 7 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.027% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.15% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.87%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £32,500

Rational Functional Tester 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 Functional Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Functional Tester in the UK

Rational Functional Tester
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Rational Functional Tester in the UK

Rational Functional Tester
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 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 +68 7 - -
London +56 7 - -

Rational Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 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 Functional Tester.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (100.00%) ETL
1 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Polish Language
1 12 (100.00%) QA
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 12 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 9 (75.00%) Online Gambling
2 9 (75.00%) Games

Rational Functional Tester
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (100.00%) Polish Language
2 9 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (75.00%) Online Gambling
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (100.00%) ETL
1 12 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle