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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 239 - 227
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.096% - 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £31,500 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -6.25%
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
1073 1031 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.09% 17.70% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 939 893 736
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 - 5 £31,500 -
Dorset - 1 £31,500 -
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) MSI
2 5 (83.33%) InstallShield
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) CMDB
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (83.33%) MSI
1 5 (83.33%) InstallShield
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
1 5 (83.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft