The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 878 894 922
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +28
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 18 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 25
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,500 £48,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+24.74% +25.16%
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
16758 17298 17996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.20% 16.94% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14728 14675 15323
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in England

ClearQuest
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East of England +42 14 £65,000 +18.18%
London -3 2 £65,500 +45.55% 1
South East +37 1 £45,000 -4.25%
West Midlands - 1 - -
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing ClearQuest 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 England region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (91.18%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 29 (85.29%) Unix
4 27 (79.41%) Java
4 27 (79.41%) Waterfall
4 27 (79.41%) JIRA
5 26 (76.47%) Test Scripting
5 26 (76.47%) LoadRunner
6 25 (73.53%) Shell Script
6 25 (73.53%) Release Management
6 25 (73.53%) Non-Functional Testing
7 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
8 20 (58.82%) MS Office
9 14 (41.18%) Finance
10 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 12 (35.29%) HP
11 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
11 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
12 10 (29.41%) HP UFT
13 9 (26.47%) Degree
14 8 (23.53%) Selenium
14 8 (23.53%) HP ASE
15 7 (20.59%) JMeter
15 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
16 5 (14.71%) Defect Management
17 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
17 4 (11.76%) ISEB
17 4 (11.76%) Windows
17 4 (11.76%) XML

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) MS Office
2 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) JIRA
2 26 (76.47%) LoadRunner
3 10 (29.41%) HP UFT
4 8 (23.53%) Selenium
5 7 (20.59%) JMeter
5 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
6 3 (8.82%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.94%) InstallShield
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) MSI
7 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) Toad
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Analyst
2 28 (82.35%) Test Analyst
3 25 (73.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Service Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) CORBA
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Wayland
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) CAN bus
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) MeeGo
4 1 (2.94%) Tizen
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Waterfall
3 26 (76.47%) Test Scripting
4 25 (73.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 25 (73.53%) Release Management
5 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Defect Management
7 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Usability Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.82%) System Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 25 (73.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) HP ASE
4 4 (11.76%) ISEB
5 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) JTAG
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (91.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Intel
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle