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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Unified Process
Rank 245 240 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.046% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -9.09%
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
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Cheshire - 6 £36,250 -
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Pegasus
1 3 (33.33%) CODA
1 3 (33.33%) Sage
1 3 (33.33%) Law
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Law
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Pegasus
1 3 (33.33%) CODA
1 3 (33.33%) Sage
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus