The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for ClearQuest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
England / East of England
Rank 235 259 272
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13  
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 12 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.14% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 0.84% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Median salary £52,500 £62,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.33% +14.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -13.22% +92.06%  

ClearQuest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1206 1194 1226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.99% 16.22% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 931 972
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ClearQuest in the East of England

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ClearQuest in the East of England.

Salary trend for ClearQuest in the East of England

ClearQuest
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Essex - 8 - -
Hertfordshire +14 4 £52,500 -16.00%
ClearQuest
England

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) Middleware
4 16 (72.73%) Atlassian
4 16 (72.73%) FishEye
4 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 11 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
5 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (50.00%) DevOps
5 11 (50.00%) Hudson
5 11 (50.00%) REST
5 11 (50.00%) GWT
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (50.00%) Kanban
5 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (50.00%) Open Source
5 11 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 11 (50.00%) C
5 11 (50.00%) JUnit
5 11 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (50.00%) Unix
5 11 (50.00%) UML
5 11 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (50.00%) TDD

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
1 11 (50.00%) GIS
1 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) JasperReports
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (72.73%) FishEye
2 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 11 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 11 (50.00%) Hudson
3 11 (50.00%) JUnit
3 11 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 10 (45.45%) Ant
4 10 (45.45%) Maven
5 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
6 5 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket
6 5 (22.73%) ClearCase
6 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
6 5 (22.73%) Selenium
6 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
6 5 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) Subversion
6 5 (22.73%) Zephyr
7 4 (18.18%) Gradle
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Middleware
2 11 (50.00%) GWT
2 11 (50.00%) REST
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) Ajax
3 6 (27.27%) Apache Flex
3 6 (27.27%) AWT
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 6 (27.27%) JMS
3 6 (27.27%) JSON
3 6 (27.27%) Spring
3 6 (27.27%) Swing
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 11 (50.00%) Kanban
2 11 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) Open Source
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 11 (50.00%) TDD
2 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Release Management
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) C
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Atlassian
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 6 (27.27%) Google
3 5 (22.73%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Sonatype
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft