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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 845 863 792
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -71
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 44 53 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.045% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,700 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%

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
17580 19023 15870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.54% 16.26% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14697 16017 13519
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 1 June 2015 within the UK.

ClearQuest Salary Histogram in the UK

ClearQuest
Top 19 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 1 June 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 +28 42 £45,000 +10.42% 3
London +49 26 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +11 7 £44,000 -10.20% 1
Yorkshire +8 7 £44,000 -10.20% 1
Halifax +21 6 £43,000 -25.21% 1
South East +15 3 £47,000 +4.44%
South West - 3 £30,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £30,000 -
East of England +2 2 £55,000 +41.93%
Berkshire -1 2 £47,000 -23.26%
Reading -2 2 £47,000 -24.80%
Hertfordshire -6 2 £55,000 +41.93%
City of London +41 1 £82,500 +76.47%
East Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £36,500 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £36,500 -

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 36 (55.38%) ClearCase
2 29 (44.62%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 23 (35.38%) UNIX
5 22 (33.85%) OO
5 22 (33.85%) Configuration Management
5 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.31%) Finance
7 17 (26.15%) Windows
7 17 (26.15%) Linux
7 17 (26.15%) JIRA
7 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
8 16 (24.62%) SDLC
9 14 (21.54%) Banking
9 14 (21.54%) .NET
9 14 (21.54%) J2EE
9 14 (21.54%) Oracle
9 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
9 14 (21.54%) MS Office
9 14 (21.54%) WebDriver
9 14 (21.54%) Selenium
10 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (20.00%) Degree
10 13 (20.00%) Subversion
10 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 13 (20.00%) C++
10 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (18.46%) IBM
11 12 (18.46%) Maven

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 7 (10.77%) IIS
1 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) HSPA
2 2 (3.08%) LTE
2 2 (3.08%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.08%) WCDMA
2 2 (3.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) UMTS
3 1 (1.54%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) DTS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.62%) SSDT
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) QlikView
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.08%) OLAP
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (55.38%) ClearCase
2 17 (26.15%) JIRA
2 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
3 14 (21.54%) WebDriver
3 14 (21.54%) Selenium
4 13 (20.00%) Subversion
4 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (18.46%) Maven
5 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
6 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (12.31%) Bugzilla
9 7 (10.77%) JMeter
9 7 (10.77%) MSI
9 7 (10.77%) InstallShield
9 7 (10.77%) Hudson
9 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
9 7 (10.77%) JBehave
9 7 (10.77%) WATIR
9 7 (10.77%) FitNesse
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Retail
4 8 (12.31%) Back Office
5 7 (10.77%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Test Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Configuration Specialist
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Non-Functional Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Tester
10 1 (1.54%) Support Consultant
10 1 (1.54%) Consultant
10 1 (1.54%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) .NET
1 14 (21.54%) J2EE
2 9 (13.85%) Spring
3 8 (12.31%) Java EE
4 7 (10.77%) Web Services
4 7 (10.77%) XML
4 7 (10.77%) Hibernate
5 6 (9.23%) Java SE
5 6 (9.23%) JPA
6 5 (7.69%) XSD
6 5 (7.69%) WCF
7 4 (6.15%) XSLT
8 3 (4.62%) WinForms
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Remoting
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.08%) Spring.NET
9 2 (3.08%) NHibernate
9 2 (3.08%) MSMQ
9 2 (3.08%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
1 7 (10.77%) Client/Server
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.77%) CMDB
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) Handset
5 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) UNIX
2 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) AIX
4 1 (1.54%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) OO
1 22 (33.85%) Configuration Management
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) SDLC
3 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.85%) UML
5 9 (13.85%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.31%) Multithreading
6 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) BDD
7 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (10.77%) Performance Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) Java
2 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 13 (20.00%) C++
4 9 (13.85%) Python
5 5 (7.69%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.08%) C
9 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.54%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) TeamSite
2 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.54%) Iperf
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) Serena
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
5 2 (3.08%) Alteryx
5 2 (3.08%) Nintex
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago