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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 864 821 816
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -5
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 29 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.040% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 34
Average salary £34,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.40% -7.36%
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
16962 15449 16281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.88% 15.11% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14377 13153 14418
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -8 12 £60,000 +9.09%
South East -14 9 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Yorkshire -39 7 - -
South West - 1 £31,500 - 1
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 29 (67.44%) ClearCase
2 24 (55.81%) UNIX
3 20 (46.51%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 17 (39.53%) J2EE
5 17 (39.53%) AIX
6 16 (37.21%) ITIL
7 15 (34.88%) Windows
7 15 (34.88%) Oracle
7 15 (34.88%) Perl
8 14 (32.56%) Samba
8 14 (32.56%) Banking
9 13 (30.23%) Service Management
9 13 (30.23%) MS Office
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.91%) RUP
10 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
11 11 (25.58%) Retail
11 11 (25.58%) ISTQB
11 11 (25.58%) ISEB
11 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
12 8 (18.60%) MS Project
13 7 (16.28%) Linux
13 7 (16.28%) IBM
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 5 (11.63%) Degree
14 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
14 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
14 5 (11.63%) UML
14 5 (11.63%) C++

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Project
3 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Endur
1 1 (2.33%) ZaiNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) UMTS
3 1 (2.33%) RTP
3 1 (2.33%) ASN.1
3 1 (2.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Ingres
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (67.44%) ClearCase
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) Ant
3 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
3 3 (6.98%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.65%) RequisitePro
4 2 (4.65%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 2 (4.65%) Rational Rose
4 2 (4.65%) WinRunner
4 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) MSTest
4 2 (4.65%) Hudson
4 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 11 (25.58%) Retail
3 7 (16.28%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Billing
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
1 16 (37.21%) Configuration Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Test Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Manager
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Configuration Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Release Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) J2EE
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) wxWidgets
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Derivative
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) UNIX
2 17 (39.53%) AIX
3 15 (34.88%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Service Management
3 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.91%) RUP
4 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.63%) UML
5 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.98%) Email Management
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) OO
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) ISEB
1 11 (25.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Samba
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.33%) Chordiant
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