The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 856 811 798
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -13
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 13 43 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.042% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.28% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 37
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
ClearQuest
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17753 15583 16242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.23% 15.32% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14813 13380 14150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in England

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in England

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in England

ClearQuest
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in England

ClearQuest
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
London -17 7 £57,500 - 5
South West - 3 - -
South East -31 2 £31,500 -47.50% 2
East of England -4 1 £42,500 +23.18%
West Midlands -9 1 - -
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 35 (55.56%) ClearCase
2 30 (47.62%) UNIX
3 29 (46.03%) SQL
4 27 (42.86%) Finance
5 23 (36.51%) IBM
6 20 (31.75%) Oracle
6 20 (31.75%) AIX
7 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 14 (22.22%) Linux
8 14 (22.22%) Banking
9 13 (20.63%) CruiseControl
9 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
10 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
11 11 (17.46%) Degree
11 11 (17.46%) JIRA
11 11 (17.46%) DB2
11 11 (17.46%) MS Office
11 11 (17.46%) Perl
12 10 (15.87%) Java
12 10 (15.87%) ITIL
12 10 (15.87%) ISEB
12 10 (15.87%) FTP
12 10 (15.87%) Toad
12 10 (15.87%) Tivoli
12 10 (15.87%) Release Management
12 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
13 9 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 9 (14.29%) SSH
14 8 (12.70%) RUP
14 8 (12.70%) Windows

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.17%) Liferay
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Office
2 4 (6.35%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Endur
1 1 (1.59%) ZaiNet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) FTP
2 9 (14.29%) SSH
3 2 (3.17%) SMTP
4 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.59%) UMTS
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) SNMP
4 1 (1.59%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.59%) RTP
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) DB2
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) JasperReports
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) ClearCase
2 13 (20.63%) CruiseControl
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
4 10 (15.87%) Toad
5 5 (7.94%) Ant
6 3 (4.76%) JUnit
6 3 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (4.76%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.17%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.59%) Hudson
8 1 (1.59%) WATIR
8 1 (1.59%) Selenium
8 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Billing
4 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.76%) Advertising
6 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Environment Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Technician
7 4 (6.35%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Release Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Software Configuration Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Environment Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Tester
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Technical Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Software Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
3 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.35%) HTML
4 4 (6.35%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) Spring
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.17%) .NET
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.59%) CSS
7 1 (1.59%) XSLT
7 1 (1.59%) XHTML
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) Ajax
7 1 (1.59%) WCF
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.76%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.17%) DataPower
2 2 (3.17%) PKI
2 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) UNIX
2 20 (31.75%) AIX
3 14 (22.22%) Linux
4 8 (12.70%) Windows
5 3 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Release Management
2 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
3 8 (12.70%) RUP
4 5 (7.94%) UML
4 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.94%) Email Management
5 4 (6.35%) RAD
6 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 3 (4.76%) Change Management
6 3 (4.76%) CMMI
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (4.76%) Change Control
6 3 (4.76%) V-Model
7 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.17%) Usability Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
3 11 (17.46%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) ISEB
3 8 (12.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Tivoli
2 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) IBM
2 20 (31.75%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) HP
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.17%) i2
5 2 (3.17%) Niku
5 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.17%) ESRI
5 2 (3.17%) JBoss
6 1 (1.59%) Compuware
6 1 (1.59%) Empirix
6 1 (1.59%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.59%) Google
London
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + 15% Pension + More
Posted: 15 days ago
Greenwich
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Shell
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago