The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 92 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.56% 0.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.62% 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £31,500 £39,950
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -21.15%
ClearQuest
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
138 173 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.42% 16.46% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 108 142 114
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +27.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

ClearQuest
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
Cheltenham +9 5 £32,500 +3.17%
ClearQuest
South West

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
3 4 (57.14%) Remedy
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Usability Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) InstallShield
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
1 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Usability Testing
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft