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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 865 950 951
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +1
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 13 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.075% 0.094% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 11
Median salary £60,000 £32,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.20% -0.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £27,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,750 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+77.69% +3.17%

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
17408 19212 18245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.12% 17.73% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14836 16287 15370
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 2 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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 +92 13 £60,000 +45.45%
East of England - 7 £61,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £62,500 -
London +64 2 £60,000 -22.58%
Yorkshire +26 2 £20,250 -26.36%
Harrogate +21 2 £20,250 -26.36%
North Yorkshire +6 2 £20,250 -26.36%
Rickmansworth - 2 £48,750 -
South East +78 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £60,500 -

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 21 (80.77%) Unix
2 18 (69.23%) Shell Script
2 18 (69.23%) JIRA
3 16 (61.54%) ClearCase
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle
5 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) Samba
6 11 (42.31%) Windows
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) Subversion
6 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
6 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
7 10 (38.46%) Confluence
7 10 (38.46%) Atlassian
7 10 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (38.46%) Middleware
7 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
7 10 (38.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (34.62%) Sonatype
8 9 (34.62%) Bitbucket
8 9 (34.62%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) FishEye
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) IBM
9 8 (30.77%) SonarQube
10 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (19.23%) Maven
11 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting

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 10 (38.46%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) SSH
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) JIRA
2 16 (61.54%) ClearCase
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (42.31%) Subversion
4 10 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (38.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (34.62%) Bitbucket
5 9 (34.62%) FishEye
6 8 (30.77%) SonarQube
7 5 (19.23%) Ant
7 5 (19.23%) Gradle
7 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
7 5 (19.23%) Maven
8 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
8 2 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (7.69%) Selenium
9 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
9 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Software Configuration Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) CORBA
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Wayland
2 2 (7.69%) WebKit
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) CAN bus
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Unix
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) MeeGo
6 2 (7.69%) Tizen
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Product Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) RAD
8 1 (3.85%) RUP
8 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Shell Script
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) JTAG
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) MISRA
2 1 (3.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Atlassian
3 9 (34.62%) Sonatype
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
5 5 (19.23%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) CA
6 2 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (7.69%) Intel
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft