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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 913 899 924
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 18 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.036% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 37
Average salary £65,000 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+47.72% +10.00%
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
17712 17140 18083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.30% 16.55% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15343 14489 15078
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
East of England +22 15 £65,000 +18.18% 1
London -7 3 £70,000 +80.64% 1
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 29 (85.29%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (82.35%) Unix
4 25 (73.53%) Java
5 24 (70.59%) JIRA
5 24 (70.59%) Waterfall
6 22 (64.71%) Test Scripting
6 22 (64.71%) LoadRunner
7 21 (61.76%) Shell Script
7 21 (61.76%) Release Management
7 21 (61.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
9 17 (50.00%) MS Office
10 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
11 12 (35.29%) Finance
12 10 (29.41%) Windows
13 9 (26.47%) HP
13 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
13 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
14 8 (23.53%) XML
15 7 (20.59%) QA
15 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
16 6 (17.65%) Degree
16 6 (17.65%) Usability Testing
16 6 (17.65%) ISEB
16 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
17 5 (14.71%) Citrix
17 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (14.71%) Remedy

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Office
2 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) JIRA
2 22 (64.71%) LoadRunner
3 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
4 4 (11.76%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) TestDirector
5 3 (8.82%) InstallShield
5 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.82%) JMeter
5 3 (8.82%) MSI
5 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
6 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Private Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Test Analyst
3 21 (61.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) CMDB
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Unix
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) HPUX
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Waterfall
3 22 (64.71%) Test Scripting
4 21 (61.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 21 (61.76%) Release Management
5 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
7 6 (17.65%) Usability Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 5 (14.71%) System Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) Presales
9 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) Java
3 21 (61.76%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) ISEB
3 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) vSphere
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (85.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Remedy
3 5 (14.71%) Sybase
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £55000 per annum + Total Package £66,000
Posted: 6 days ago