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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 147 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-24.43% +3.52%
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
354 331 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.01% 16.48% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 291 291 422
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 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
(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
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
ClearQuest
East of England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 6 (60.00%) Toad
3 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Release Management
4 5 (50.00%) SSH
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) V-Model
6 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) PKI
7 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (20.00%) UML

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) FTP
2 5 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) UMTS
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) RTP
3 1 (10.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Toad
3 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (30.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Environment Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Release Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) C
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) VocaLink