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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 138 125 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Permanent jobs citing RUP 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.045% 0.14% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.18% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £37,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -51.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.82% -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
1845 1697 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 81.16% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1539 985
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 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 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter