Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ClearQuest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ClearQuest over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational ClearQuest
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 561 634
Rank change year-on-year +24 +73 -12
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.036% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +74.60%
10th Percentile £40,700 £52,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £52,350 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.55% -4.35% +82.54%

ClearQuest is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,299 5,594 7,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.44% 17.62% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,418 4,853 6,323
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ClearQuest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ClearQuest in the South East

ClearQuest
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ClearQuest in the South East

ClearQuest
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +17 8 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Buckinghamshire - 7 £47,000 - 3
Berkshire +27 1 £45,000 -18.18%
ClearQuest
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 7 (87.50%) Mercurial
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) LTE
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless

ClearQuest
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (12.50%) 5G
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Mercurial
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Coordinator
1 3 (37.50%) Release Coordinator
1 3 (37.50%) Release Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared