The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 232 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% - 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-24.43% +3.52%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1053 860 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.28% 16.99% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 896 758 729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in the South West

ClearQuest
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Email Management
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Email Management
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft