The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 142 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.043% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.46% 0.28% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £31,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+74.60% -28.40%
ClearQuest
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
410 356 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.03% 15.33% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 378 291 283
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

ClearQuest
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Watford - 4 £55,000 -
ClearQuest
East of England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (87.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) HSPA
5 1 (12.50%) LTE
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
5 1 (12.50%) UMTS
5 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (12.50%) UMTS
1 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) ASN.1
1 1 (12.50%) HSPA
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center