The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 628 591 603
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +12
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 9 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.034% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.21% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 25
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £47,600 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-16.87% +8.10%
ClearQuest
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7590 7060 7475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.52% 16.10% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6369 5942 6513
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 London

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in London

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in London

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in London

ClearQuest
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in London

ClearQuest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
City of London -4 4 £61,250 +6.52%
Bromley - 1 - -
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (70.00%) ClearCase
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 8 (40.00%) CruiseControl
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (20.00%) Ant
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Perl
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) HP
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) RUP
8 3 (15.00%) J2EE
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) Samba
8 3 (15.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Advertising

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ZaiNet
1 1 (5.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) ClearCase
2 8 (40.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Hudson
4 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Environment Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) RUP
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) CMMI
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Chordiant