The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 884 905 823
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -82
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 31 27 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.023% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 38
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £28,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18697 19020 16239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 16.24% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15715 16012 13819
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ClearQuest
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the UK.

ClearQuest Salary Trend in the UK

ClearQuest
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ClearQuest over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in the UK

ClearQuest
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
England +42 25 £55,000 +15.78% 2
London +40 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +9 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Hertfordshire +3 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Wales -4 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
South Wales -8 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Cardiff -11 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Watford - 4 £55,000 -
South East +4 3 £55,000 +20.21%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
City of London +34 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Stevenage +9 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (47.06%) ClearCase
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.29%) SQL
5 23 (33.82%) JIRA
6 22 (32.35%) UNIX
7 20 (29.41%) Linux
7 20 (29.41%) Test Scripting
8 19 (27.94%) Finance
8 19 (27.94%) Configuration Management
9 18 (26.47%) OO
10 17 (25.00%) Selenium
10 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
12 14 (20.59%) Banking
13 13 (19.12%) Subversion
13 13 (19.12%) J2EE
13 13 (19.12%) Oracle
13 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
14 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (17.65%) Degree
15 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (16.18%) C++
15 11 (16.18%) Windows
15 11 (16.18%) XML
15 11 (16.18%) IBM
15 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
15 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
15 11 (16.18%) SDLC
16 10 (14.71%) Python

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) Liferay
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) Wireless
2 2 (2.94%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.94%) WCDMA
2 2 (2.94%) HSPA
2 2 (2.94%) LTE
3 1 (1.47%) NAS
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
3 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) UMTS
3 1 (1.47%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) SSDT
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) DTS
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) OLAP
5 2 (2.94%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.94%) QlikView
5 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Big Data
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 32 (47.06%) ClearCase
2 23 (33.82%) JIRA
3 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (25.00%) Selenium
4 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
5 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
5 13 (19.12%) Subversion
6 10 (14.71%) Maven
6 10 (14.71%) JMeter
7 9 (13.24%) Bugzilla
8 8 (11.76%) FitNesse
8 8 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 8 (11.76%) JBehave
8 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
8 8 (11.76%) Hudson
8 8 (11.76%) WATIR
9 7 (10.29%) SoapUI
9 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (8.82%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Retail
4 8 (11.76%) Back Office
5 7 (10.29%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 17 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Environment Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Non-Functional Tester
9 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Excel Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Tester
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) J2EE
2 11 (16.18%) XML
3 9 (13.24%) .NET
4 7 (10.29%) Hibernate
4 7 (10.29%) Spring
5 6 (8.82%) Web Services
6 5 (7.35%) JPA
6 5 (7.35%) Java SE
6 5 (7.35%) Java EE
6 5 (7.35%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) XSLT
7 3 (4.41%) XSD
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) WCF
7 3 (4.41%) WinForms
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.94%) Spring.NET
8 2 (2.94%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.41%) CMDB
3 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) UNIX
2 20 (29.41%) Linux
3 11 (16.18%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 19 (27.94%) Configuration Management
4 18 (26.47%) OO
5 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
5 11 (16.18%) SDLC
6 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.24%) Release Management
7 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.76%) BDD
8 8 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (11.76%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.76%) Scrum
8 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.76%) Change Management
9 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.82%) RUP
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) Java
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) C++
4 10 (14.71%) Python
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) C#
6 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) C
9 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Samba
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.35%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.47%) Iperf
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) IBM
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) Serena
5 2 (2.94%) Tableau
5 2 (2.94%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago