The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 100 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RUP 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
RUP
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1220 1018 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 84.90% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 815 630 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RUP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

RUP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

RUP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree