The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 225 - 218
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 6 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% - 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £47,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
ClearQuest
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
631 633 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.44% 10.99% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 494 514 495
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the Berkshire region.

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Berkshire

ClearQuest
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 6 £47,000 -
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ClearQuest.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
1 10 (83.33%) ClearCase
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
1 10 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Java SE
4 6 (50.00%) Java EE
4 6 (50.00%) Maven
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) V-Model
4 6 (50.00%) JPA
4 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) RequisitePro
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) RUP
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) IBM

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ClearQuest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) ClearCase
2 6 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Rational Rose
3 4 (33.33%) RequisitePro
4 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 2 (16.67%) WinRunner
4 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
4 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) MSTest
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Java SE
2 6 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (50.00%) JPA
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (16.67%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) V-Model
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu