The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 136 129 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs citing RUP 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.094% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.11% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £41,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.77%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -8.50%
RUP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1927 1752 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.56% 82.45% 71.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1596 989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RUP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RUP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RUP across the Birmingham region.

RUP Salary Trend in Birmingham

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Clojure
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JSF
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) FileNet
1 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Clojure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago