The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Unified Process
Rank - 239 258
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -21.11%
OpenUP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5473 5762 5994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.78% 82.64% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4423 4582 5130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenUP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OpenUP Salary Trend in the North West

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Law
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
5 1 (12.50%) CODA
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) DTV
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Law
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 1 (12.50%) CODA
2 1 (12.50%) Sage