The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
UK
Rank 848 933 926
Rank change year-on-year +85 -7  
Permanent jobs citing ClearQuest 16 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.096% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 19
Median salary £52,500 £62,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.33% +93.07%  
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

ClearQuest
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ClearQuest in the UK

ClearQuest
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +89 16 £52,500 -16.33% 2
East of England +30 12 £52,500 -16.33%
Essex - 8 - -
Hertfordshire +17 4 £52,500 -16.00%
Watford -4 4 £52,500 -16.00%
London +77 2 - - 1
South East - 2 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 23 (69.70%) JIRA
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) C
4 16 (48.48%) Middleware
4 16 (48.48%) Atlassian
4 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
4 16 (48.48%) FishEye
4 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
5 15 (45.45%) Geospatial Data
6 14 (42.42%) Unix
7 12 (36.36%) ClearCase
7 12 (36.36%) Kanban
7 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) Scrum
8 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) TDD
8 11 (33.33%) CruiseControl
8 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 11 (33.33%) GWT
8 11 (33.33%) UML
8 11 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (33.33%) JUnit
8 11 (33.33%) Web Services
8 11 (33.33%) GIS
8 11 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 11 (33.33%) DevOps
8 11 (33.33%) Issue Tracking

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills 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 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) JBoss
3 5 (15.15%) Confluence
4 4 (12.12%) ArcGIS
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) FTP
2 2 (6.06%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Geospatial Data
2 11 (33.33%) GIS
2 11 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.18%) JasperReports
5 4 (12.12%) DB2
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.06%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) JIRA
2 16 (48.48%) FishEye
2 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
3 12 (36.36%) ClearCase
4 11 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 11 (33.33%) Hudson
4 11 (33.33%) JUnit
4 11 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 10 (30.30%) Ant
5 10 (30.30%) Maven
6 6 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
7 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
7 5 (15.15%) Selenium
7 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
7 5 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (15.15%) Subversion
7 5 (15.15%) Zephyr
8 4 (12.12%) Gradle
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) DBA
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Middleware
2 11 (33.33%) GWT
2 11 (33.33%) REST
2 11 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) Ajax
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Flex
3 6 (18.18%) AWT
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
3 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 6 (18.18%) JMS
3 6 (18.18%) JSON
3 6 (18.18%) Spring
3 6 (18.18%) Swing
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) SOAP
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) CORBA
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) Wayland
6 1 (3.03%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) CAN bus
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Unix
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) MeeGo
5 1 (3.03%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Kanban
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 11 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) Open Source
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 11 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) C
3 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) JTAG
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) Samba
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Atlassian
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) Google
4 7 (21.21%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Adobe
6 5 (15.15%) Sonatype
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 2 (6.06%) CA
9 1 (3.03%) Apple
9 1 (3.03%) Intel
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Feltham, Middlesex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 11 days ago