The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - 205 222
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.019% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.11% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
ClearQuest
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1056 894 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.47% 16.74% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 849 693 672
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

ClearQuest Salary Trend in Yorkshire

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 9 (81.82%) AIX
2 9 (81.82%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) Perl
5 6 (54.55%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Banking
6 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
7 4 (36.36%) DB2
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) RUP
7 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) Samba
7 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
7 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) RAD
8 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
9 2 (18.18%) Java
9 2 (18.18%) J2EE
9 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
9 2 (18.18%) Workflow
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
9 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
10 1 (9.09%) Ant

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) AIX
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) RUP
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) RAD
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Samba
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle