Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational Rhapsody
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1119 1205 1285
Rank change year-on-year +86 +80 -38
Permanent jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 68 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.097% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 28
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £150,750 £45,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +21.62% -7.50%

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 36460 35993 37100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 31198 31164
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Rational Rhapsody in the UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 11 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 August 2017. 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 +106 62 £47,500 +5.56% 3
UK excluding London +73 54 £47,500 +5.56% 1
South West +16 25 £47,500 +5.56%
London +45 13 £45,000 -47.06% 2
South East +77 10 £55,000 +7.32%
East of England +8 8 £47,500 +9.83%
Wales - 5 £56,000 -
Midlands +36 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands +24 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West - 2 £42,500 -
North of England - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 42 (61.76%) UML
2 26 (38.24%) SysML
2 26 (38.24%) Degree
3 25 (36.76%) C
3 25 (36.76%) Rational DOORS
4 24 (35.29%) C++
4 24 (35.29%) Java
5 23 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
6 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 18 (26.47%) Linux
8 17 (25.00%) MODAF
9 15 (22.06%) IBM
10 14 (20.59%) Wireless
10 14 (20.59%) Aerospace
10 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
11 13 (19.12%) SQL
11 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
12 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
12 11 (16.18%) ETL
12 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
12 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
12 11 (16.18%) Life Science
13 10 (14.71%) Economics
13 10 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (14.71%) Informatica
13 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
13 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
13 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL

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 3 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Simulink
2 1 (1.47%) CATIA
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) Wireless
2 5 (7.35%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) Bluetooth
4 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.47%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) Electronic Patient Records
2 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
2 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.82%) Pentaho
5 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.88%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (14.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.41%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.94%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (20.59%) Aerospace
2 10 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.82%) Automotive
4 6 (8.82%) Military
4 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Finance
6 3 (4.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Design Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) Systems Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Data Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Digital Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (5.88%) ETL Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) OpenMP
3 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.47%) POCO
4 1 (1.47%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Life Science
3 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.35%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.94%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.47%) LIMS
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) UML
2 26 (38.24%) SysML
3 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 17 (25.00%) MODAF
5 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
7 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.18%) ETL
8 10 (14.71%) Data Extraction
8 10 (14.71%) Data Flow Diagram
8 10 (14.71%) Data Integration
8 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
8 10 (14.71%) Economics
8 10 (14.71%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (13.24%) Project Management
9 9 (13.24%) SDLC
10 8 (11.76%) Validation
11 7 (10.29%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.82%) OO
12 6 (8.82%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) C
2 24 (35.29%) C++
2 24 (35.29%) Java
3 13 (19.12%) SQL
4 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
5 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.76%) Ada
7 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.35%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) Tcl
10 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.47%) Fortran
10 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) HNC
5 2 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.24%) MISRA
3 8 (11.76%) Def Stans
3 8 (11.76%) MISRA C
4 4 (5.88%) HL7
5 2 (2.94%) DO-178B
5 2 (2.94%) MIL-STD-498
5 2 (2.94%) QA
6 1 (1.47%) ARP4754
6 1 (1.47%) ARP4761
6 1 (1.47%) DO-254
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) IBM
2 10 (14.71%) Informatica
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Talend
3 6 (8.82%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.88%) Green Hills
5 3 (4.41%) QNX
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) Intel
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.47%) ANSYS
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) MathWorks
7 1 (1.47%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.47%) PTC