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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Unified Process
Rank 252 239 240
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.14% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.17% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +20.56%
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
5612 5961 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.07% 83.34% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4753 4939
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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
Manchester -3 1 £27,500 -
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Law
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Vertica
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Talend
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SEO Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Vertica
1 1 (14.29%) Talend