Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Rhapsody
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1014 1105 1158
Rank change year-on-year +91 +53 +85
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 42 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.034% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 22
UK median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £38,250 £34,500 £41,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +35.00% +3.09% +12.14%

Rational Rhapsody 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 25,709 32,631 36,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.89% 20.01% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20,452 26,315 29,849
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Rational Rhapsody
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rhapsody in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Rational Rhapsody in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Rational Rhapsody in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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 +96 36 £68,750 +37.50% 42
UK excluding London +25 31 £67,500 +35.00% 49
South East +63 18 £75,000 +154.24% 12
London - 10 £45,500 - 2
Scotland +15 6 £45,000 - 8
Midlands +23 3 £41,500 -7.78% 1
West Midlands +3 3 £41,500 -7.78% 1
East of England +61 2 £36,000 -47.06% 16
South West -3 2 £45,000 -14.29% 10

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 32 (76.19%) UML
2 27 (64.29%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
4 22 (52.38%) IBM
5 21 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 21 (50.00%) Software Architecture
6 20 (47.62%) Requirements Management
6 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
7 19 (45.24%) Unix
7 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
8 18 (42.86%) Technical Leadership
9 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
9 17 (40.48%) C++
10 16 (38.10%) Simulink
10 16 (38.10%) Finance
10 16 (38.10%) SysML
11 14 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
11 14 (33.33%) Process Improvement
11 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 14 (33.33%) Prototyping
11 14 (33.33%) HP
11 14 (33.33%) Linux
11 14 (33.33%) Decision-Making
11 14 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
12 13 (30.95%) MATLAB
13 12 (28.57%) Validation
13 12 (28.57%) C
13 12 (28.57%) Python
13 12 (28.57%) VxWorks

Rational Rhapsody
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 5 (11.90%) JCAPS
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Simulink
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.14%) Stateflow
3 3 (7.14%) TargetLink
4 1 (2.38%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) Subversion
4 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.14%) CANoe
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (2.38%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (19.05%) Aerospace
4 7 (16.67%) Marketing
5 6 (14.29%) Automotive
5 6 (14.29%) Electronics
5 6 (14.29%) Military
6 2 (4.76%) Avionics
6 2 (4.76%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.38%) Law
7 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Principal Engineer
2 19 (45.24%) Software Engineer
3 16 (38.10%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (33.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Principal Security Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Security Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) DOORS Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Principal Hardware Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Technical Support
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Cryptography Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) J2EE
2 5 (11.90%) JMS
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Unix
3 14 (33.33%) Linux
4 12 (28.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) UML
2 21 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 21 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 20 (47.62%) Requirements Management
4 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
5 18 (42.86%) Technical Leadership
6 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
7 16 (38.10%) SysML
8 14 (33.33%) Decision-Making
8 14 (33.33%) Process Improvement
8 14 (33.33%) Prototyping
8 14 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
9 12 (28.57%) Validation
10 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 6 (14.29%) Physics
13 5 (11.90%) Information Security
13 5 (11.90%) OOD
13 5 (11.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) C++
2 13 (30.95%) MATLAB
3 12 (28.57%) C
3 12 (28.57%) Python
4 7 (16.67%) Ada
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.90%) Tcl
6 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (11.90%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
1 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.90%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) HL7
3 2 (4.76%) MISRA
3 2 (4.76%) MISRA C
4 1 (2.38%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) IBM
2 14 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (16.67%) Green Hills
4 5 (11.90%) InterSystems
4 5 (11.90%) MuleSoft
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) TIBCO
5 3 (7.14%) MathWorks
5 3 (7.14%) MKS
6 2 (4.76%) SAP