The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 147 125 137
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing RUP 27 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 1.43% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.66% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
RUP
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3168 3246 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.12% 85.83% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2605 1856
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RUP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

RUP Salary Trend in Leeds

RUP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RUP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

RUP Salary Histogram in Leeds

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) .NET
3 23 (48.94%) Linux
4 22 (46.81%) XML
4 22 (46.81%) Scrum
5 20 (42.55%) SQL
6 19 (40.43%) Java
6 19 (40.43%) OO
7 18 (38.30%) SOAP
7 18 (38.30%) Oracle
7 18 (38.30%) DSDM
7 18 (38.30%) HTTP
7 18 (38.30%) LAMP
7 18 (38.30%) Java EE
7 18 (38.30%) REST
8 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (29.79%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
9 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
9 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
10 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
10 13 (27.66%) PHP
11 12 (25.53%) WinForms
11 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
11 12 (25.53%) C#
11 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (25.53%) BDD
11 12 (25.53%) Moq

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (2.13%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (4.26%) OLAP
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) ReSharper
1 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (25.53%) Moq
1 12 (25.53%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (25.53%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Architect
2 13 (27.66%) Junior
2 13 (27.66%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (27.66%) Junior Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Software Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Systems Integrator
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Coach
9 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) XML
3 18 (38.30%) LAMP
3 18 (38.30%) SOAP
3 18 (38.30%) Java EE
3 18 (38.30%) REST
4 12 (25.53%) WCF
4 12 (25.53%) WPF
4 12 (25.53%) WinForms
4 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) CSS
7 2 (4.26%) MDX
8 1 (2.13%) Spring
8 1 (2.13%) JSP
8 1 (2.13%) J2EE
8 1 (2.13%) STL
8 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Debian
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Scrum
3 19 (40.43%) OO
4 18 (38.30%) DSDM
5 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 14 (29.79%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Refactoring
8 12 (25.53%) TDD
8 12 (25.53%) BDD
8 12 (25.53%) Analytics
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.77%) Agile Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
9 6 (12.77%) ITIL
9 6 (12.77%) UML
9 6 (12.77%) OOP
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.51%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) PHP
4 12 (25.53%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Python
5 4 (8.51%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco