The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 99 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing RUP 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.071% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.082% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1155 1221 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.47% 87.09% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 727 712 637
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RUP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

RUP Salary Trend in Glasgow

RUP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RUP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

RUP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

RUP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) V-Model
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) Law
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
1 5 (62.50%) QA Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Testing Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft