The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -5.26%
ClearQuest
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 293 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.65% 21.87% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 273 92
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the Wales region.

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Wales

ClearQuest
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Email Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Email Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft