The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Rational DOORS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational DOORS
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 241 210
Rank change year-on-year +28 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.049% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.46% -9.47%  

Rational DOORS 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 799 925 801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.64% 15.01% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 687 812 716
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham +19 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Rational DOORS
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CATIA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) ISO26262
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) ENOVIA

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (25.00%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ENOVIA
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO26262
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware