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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - 246
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,500 £48,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+24.74% +25.16%
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
1006 1146 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.23% 19.26% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 881 972 920
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft