Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Rhapsody
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1099 1124 1222
Rank change year-on-year +25 +98 +79
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 57 67 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.038% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.18% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 19
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +15.38%
10th Percentile £34,500 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £150,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +15.38%

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 33,577 36,300 35,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.17% 20.54% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,181 29,491 30,785
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 +27 57 £52,500 +10.53% 41
England +28 47 £55,000 +15.79% 31
South West +10 20 £50,000 +5.26% 12
West Midlands +49 18 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Midlands +48 18 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Scotland - 8 £45,000 - 6
East of England +11 5 £68,000 +43.16% 8
South East +10 4 £60,000 - 4
Wales +8 2 £65,000 +12.07% 4

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 47 (82.46%) Degree
2 32 (56.14%) Electronics
3 27 (47.37%) SysML
4 25 (43.86%) C++
5 23 (40.35%) UML
5 23 (40.35%) MATLAB
5 23 (40.35%) Simulink
6 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 19 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (28.07%) C
8 16 (28.07%) Embedded Software Development
9 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (26.32%) IBM
9 15 (26.32%) Automotive
10 14 (24.56%) Aerospace
10 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
11 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
12 12 (21.05%) Ada
12 12 (21.05%) MISRA
13 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
13 9 (15.79%) Requirements Management
13 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (14.04%) Def Stans
14 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
14 8 (14.04%) Java
15 7 (12.28%) Embedded C
15 7 (12.28%) Rational DOORS
15 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
16 6 (10.53%) Product Management

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:

Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Simulink
2 2 (3.51%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Junos
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.02%) Rational Team Concert
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 32 (56.14%) Electronics
2 15 (26.32%) Automotive
3 14 (24.56%) Aerospace
4 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.02%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Finance
6 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Architect
2 15 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Systems Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) Embedded Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Design Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) Java Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) Embedded Java Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) Ada Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) Embedded C Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) PMI
4 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) VxWorks
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) SysML
2 23 (40.35%) UML
3 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 19 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (28.07%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) Requirements Management
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 6 (10.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 6 (10.53%) Product Management
9 4 (7.02%) Decision-Making
9 4 (7.02%) Memory Management
9 4 (7.02%) Validation
10 3 (5.26%) Change Management
10 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) High Availability
10 3 (5.26%) ITIL
10 3 (5.26%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) C++
2 23 (40.35%) MATLAB
3 16 (28.07%) C
4 12 (21.05%) Ada
5 8 (14.04%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.02%) Assembly Language
7 4 (7.02%) C#
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) R
9 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (82.46%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) MISRA
2 8 (14.04%) Def Stans
3 5 (8.77%) DO-178B
3 5 (8.77%) MISRA C
4 3 (5.26%) HL7
5 2 (3.51%) IEC 61508
5 2 (3.51%) ISO 26262
6 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.75%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) IBM
2 3 (5.26%) EMC
2 3 (5.26%) Rockwell
2 3 (5.26%) Siemens
3 1 (1.75%) IFS
3 1 (1.75%) Juniper
3 1 (1.75%) PTC
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) Wind River