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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 859 808 778
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -30
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 16 40 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.040% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 0.26% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 36
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-24.09% -2.35%
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
17563 15327 16361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.27% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14617 13167 14234
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -16 8 £61,250 +6.52% 3
South East -27 4 £31,500 -47.50% 1
South West - 3 - -
West Midlands -4 1 - -
East of England -26 1 £42,500 +23.18%
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (56.90%) ClearCase
2 27 (46.55%) SQL
3 26 (44.83%) UNIX
4 24 (41.38%) Finance
5 19 (32.76%) IBM
6 18 (31.03%) Oracle
7 17 (29.31%) AIX
8 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
9 14 (24.14%) Banking
10 13 (22.41%) CruiseControl
10 13 (22.41%) MS Office
11 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
12 11 (18.97%) ISEB
12 11 (18.97%) Linux
12 11 (18.97%) JIRA
12 11 (18.97%) Test Scripting
13 10 (17.24%) ISTQB
13 10 (17.24%) Degree
13 10 (17.24%) Perl
13 10 (17.24%) ITIL
14 9 (15.52%) Java
14 9 (15.52%) DB2
14 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
15 8 (13.79%) Release Management
15 8 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (13.79%) Windows
16 7 (12.07%) FTP
16 7 (12.07%) RUP
16 7 (12.07%) Samba
16 7 (12.07%) WebSphere Message Broker

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Liferay
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Project
3 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Endur
1 1 (1.72%) ZaiNet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) FTP
2 6 (10.34%) SSH
3 2 (3.45%) SMTP
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) LTE
4 1 (1.72%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) SNMP
4 1 (1.72%) RTP
4 1 (1.72%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.72%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) DB2
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) JasperReports
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) ClearCase
2 13 (22.41%) CruiseControl
3 11 (18.97%) JIRA
4 6 (10.34%) Toad
5 5 (8.62%) Ant
6 3 (5.17%) JUnit
6 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.45%) Maven
7 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.45%) Hudson
7 2 (3.45%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Billing
4 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.17%) Advertising
5 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Test Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Environment Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Technician
7 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Release Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Software Configuration Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Environment Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) J2EE
4 3 (5.17%) XML
4 3 (5.17%) Spring
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) XSLT
6 1 (1.72%) XHTML
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.72%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) PKI
2 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) UNIX
2 17 (29.31%) AIX
3 11 (18.97%) Linux
4 8 (13.79%) Windows
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
2 11 (18.97%) Test Scripting
3 10 (17.24%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) Release Management
5 7 (12.07%) RUP
6 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.62%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.62%) Email Management
8 4 (6.90%) RAD
9 3 (5.17%) Change Management
9 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.17%) CMMI
9 3 (5.17%) V-Model
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (5.17%) Change Control
9 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
10 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 10 (17.24%) Perl
4 9 (15.52%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) ISEB
2 10 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.24%) Degree
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (10.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) IBM
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) i2
5 2 (3.45%) Niku
5 2 (3.45%) ESRI
5 2 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.72%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.72%) Google
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + 15% Pension + More
Posted: 26 days ago
Greenwich
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago