The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 446 456 398
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -58
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 3 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.030% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.086% 0.20% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 20
Average salary - £38,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3487 3484 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.43% 14.94% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2944 2967 2556
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in the South East

ClearQuest
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Buckinghamshire -4 2 - -
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
1 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) ClearCase
3 6 (54.55%) RUP
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 6 (54.55%) Java SE
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) V-Model
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) PVCS

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (18.18%) Liferay
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
1 1 (9.09%) WCDMA
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) HSPA
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) ClearCase
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) PVCS
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
1 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Java SE
2 6 (54.55%) Java EE
2 6 (54.55%) JPA
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) J2SE
4 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) ZK
5 1 (9.09%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) RUP
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) V-Model
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Iperf
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) VMware