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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 437 418 413
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 3 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.038% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.087% 0.28% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3441 2872 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.64% 13.60% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2501 2851
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 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
Middlesex - 3 £31,500 -
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) MS Project
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) ClearCase
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) i2
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Niku
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) ESRI
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
3 2 (18.18%) IBM

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Project
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) i2
1 2 (18.18%) Niku
1 2 (18.18%) ESRI
1 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio