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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - 126 -
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.051% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.74% -4.44%
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
367 304 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.42% 15.50% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 305 262 495
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,890 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) V-Model
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (25.00%) RTP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
1 1 (25.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) C
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle