The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - 142 126
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.042% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.29% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £36,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -12.12%
ClearQuest
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 350 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.37% 14.75% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 200 285 198
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Reading

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Reading

ClearQuest
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) V-Model
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) J2SE
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) V-Model
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree