The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational ClearQuest
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 154 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 2.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -13.22% +77.94%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 458 372 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.62% 14.31% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 405 289 313
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for ClearQuest in Hertfordshire

ClearQuest
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford -8 4 £52,500 -16.00%
ClearQuest
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Samba
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Release Management
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (50.00%) Confluence
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (50.00%) FishEye
4 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) Middleware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle

ClearQuest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 5 (50.00%) FishEye
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Ant
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 4 (40.00%) IBM