The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 300 344 327
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -17
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.039% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.074% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £82,500 £46,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -18.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -23.15%
ClearQuest
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1359 2106 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 16.56% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1836 1396
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in the City of London

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Nintex
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) ETL

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Nintex
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Alteryx