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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational ClearQuest
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 239 291
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 0 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.22% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.44% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Median salary - £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -21.48% +31.52%  

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 1355 1039 1312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 21.87% 15.27% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 882 1077
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Kanban
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 8 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 8 (66.67%) GWT
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) Hudson
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) UML
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 8 (66.67%) GIS
2 8 (66.67%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) FishEye
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Issue Tracking

ClearQuest
Co-occurring 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Geospatial Data
1 8 (66.67%) GIS
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) JasperReports
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 8 (66.67%) FishEye
2 8 (66.67%) Hudson
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
3 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) GWT
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
1 8 (66.67%) REST
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 4 (33.33%) AWT
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) JMS
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 8 (66.67%) Kanban
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) HP