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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 128 110 119
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing RUP 1 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.050% 0.45% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.54% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £50,715 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.12% +12.70%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
RUP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1673 1305 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.32% 83.02% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1040 1328
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RUP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

RUP Salary Trend in Cheshire

RUP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £40,000 -
RUP
North West

RUP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef