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

IBM Rational DOORS
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 240 227
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Rational DOORS 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.016% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.11% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 982 895 847
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.11% 14.51% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 1476 1457
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Rational DOORS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 28 June 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 - 2 £47,500 - 3
Worcestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Rational DOORS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) FPGA Design
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) SELinux
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) FPGA Design
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SELinux