The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 894 950 974
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +24
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 17 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.028% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.095% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 21
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +57.14%

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
17892 18803 19080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 17.15% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15541 15788 16065
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016 within the UK.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in the UK

ClearQuest
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 12 £58,000 +5.45% 3
East of England +22 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Luton - 4 £65,000 -
South Wales +5 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Cardiff +3 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Wales +3 3 £40,000 +21.21%
South East +14 2 £45,000 -18.18%
London +22 1 £50,000 -
Watford +20 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Scotland - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 30 (78.95%) SQL
1 30 (78.95%) Unix
1 30 (78.95%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (76.32%) JIRA
3 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (73.68%) Java
3 28 (73.68%) Shell Script
4 27 (71.05%) Test Scripting
5 26 (68.42%) Waterfall
6 25 (65.79%) LoadRunner
7 24 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
8 23 (60.53%) Release Management
9 20 (52.63%) Finance
10 18 (47.37%) MS Office
11 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
12 13 (34.21%) HP UFT
12 13 (34.21%) Degree
13 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
13 12 (31.58%) SoapUI
14 10 (26.32%) HP
15 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
15 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
16 8 (21.05%) Selenium
16 8 (21.05%) HP ASE
16 8 (21.05%) JMeter
17 6 (15.79%) ClearCase
18 4 (10.53%) Linux
18 4 (10.53%) ISEB
18 4 (10.53%) SOAP
18 4 (10.53%) Perl

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.63%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (76.32%) JIRA
2 25 (65.79%) LoadRunner
3 13 (34.21%) HP UFT
4 12 (31.58%) SoapUI
5 8 (21.05%) JMeter
5 8 (21.05%) Selenium
6 6 (15.79%) ClearCase
7 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.26%) Hudson
7 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) JUnit
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
8 1 (2.63%) Toad
8 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Analyst
1 25 (65.79%) Test Analyst
2 23 (60.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) CORBA
4 1 (2.63%) Wayland
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
1 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.63%) Fintech
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) PKI
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) AIX
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) MeeGo
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Test Scripting
3 26 (68.42%) Waterfall
4 24 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
5 23 (60.53%) Release Management
6 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Open Source
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
9 2 (5.26%) UML
10 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 28 (73.68%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
3 8 (21.05%) HP ASE
4 4 (10.53%) ISEB
5 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) JTAG
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (78.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Intel
Bedfordshire
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Salary: Total Package £66,000
Posted: 4 days ago