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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Unified Process
England / North West
Rank 244 225 252
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.072% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.083% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £40,000 £19,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+105.12% -44.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £21,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+86.04% -38.57%

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
5267 4836 5924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.83% 87.39% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4420 4018 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OpenUP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -25 4 £40,000 +86.04%
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing OpenUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat