Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Rhapsody
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1127 1157 1258
Rank change year-on-year +30 +101 -1
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 47 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.090% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 33
UK median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +17.28% -11.96%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,600 £34,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £58,250 £55,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £46,250 £40,250
% change year-on-year -0.54% +14.91% -10.56%

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 35,847 33,262 37,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.94% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29,428 28,314 31,793
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Rational Rhapsody in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 8 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 17 February 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
England +20 44 £46,750 -1.58% 53
UK excluding London +12 39 £46,000 -0.54% 58
South West +22 33 £47,250 -0.53% 12
London -1 8 £47,500 -28.25% 1
Wales +8 2 £41,200 -4.19% 5
South East +4 2 £42,000 +5.00% 6
East of England +3 1 - - 14
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 37 (78.72%) UML
2 31 (65.96%) Security Cleared
3 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
4 25 (53.19%) C++
5 21 (44.68%) Degree
6 19 (40.43%) Java
7 17 (36.17%) MISRA
8 16 (34.04%) SysML
9 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
9 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
10 14 (29.79%) DV Cleared
11 12 (25.53%) Rational DOORS
11 12 (25.53%) Validation
11 12 (25.53%) MATLAB
11 12 (25.53%) Linux
12 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (21.28%) Electronics
12 10 (21.28%) C
12 10 (21.28%) IBM
12 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (19.15%) DO-178B
14 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.02%) OO
15 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
15 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
15 7 (14.89%) Acoustics
16 6 (12.77%) Requirements Management
16 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
16 6 (12.77%) Finance
16 6 (12.77%) Aerospace

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 4 (8.51%) Simulink
2 2 (4.26%) Mathcad
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Pentaho
1 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.38%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (21.28%) Electronics
2 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Automotive
3 4 (8.51%) Military
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Software Engineer
2 18 (38.30%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Java Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Design Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Development Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Design Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Capability Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Data Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Security Assurance Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) OpenMP
2 3 (6.38%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) Qt
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.89%) Acoustics
4 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.26%) Life Science
6 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) UML
2 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.04%) SysML
4 12 (25.53%) Validation
5 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) OO
7 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
7 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
8 6 (12.77%) Requirements Management
9 5 (10.64%) ArchiMate
9 5 (10.64%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (10.64%) Information Assurance
9 5 (10.64%) MODAF
9 5 (10.64%) Parallel Programming
9 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
11 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) C++
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) MATLAB
4 10 (21.28%) C
5 4 (8.51%) Ada
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) Security Cleared
2 21 (44.68%) Degree
3 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (29.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) MISRA
2 9 (19.15%) DO-178B
3 5 (10.64%) Def Stans
3 5 (10.64%) MIL-STD-498
3 5 (10.64%) RMADS
4 4 (8.51%) JSP 440
4 4 (8.51%) MISRA C
5 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) IBM
2 5 (10.64%) Intel
3 3 (6.38%) Informatica
3 3 (6.38%) MuleSoft
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Talend
4 2 (4.26%) Green Hills
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Wind River