The table below looks at the statistics for RUP 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 RUP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 245 226 200
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -26
Permanent jobs citing RUP 11 19 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.28% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.36% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 50
Average salary £43,750 £46,608 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.13% +16.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
RUP
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
6218 5309 5766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.22% 79.43% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5116 4457 4936
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RUP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RUP Salary Trend in the North West

RUP
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 RUP within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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 +5 9 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Cheshire -14 1 £40,000 -21.12%
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Scrum
3 14 (42.42%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) Project Management
5 12 (36.36%) DSDM
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.18%) Kanban
10 6 (18.18%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
10 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 6 (18.18%) QA
10 6 (18.18%) OOP
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) Subversion
11 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (12.12%) Time Management
12 4 (12.12%) Open Source
12 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
12 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
12 4 (12.12%) Software Testing

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (6.06%) AquaLogic
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.06%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (3.03%) LiveCycle
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (6.06%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) XML
2 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) WCF
5 2 (6.06%) WPF
5 2 (6.06%) WF
5 2 (6.06%) LINQ
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.03%) JSF
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) XSLT
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.06%) AS400
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Scrum
3 13 (39.39%) Project Management
4 12 (36.36%) DSDM
5 7 (21.21%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
6 6 (18.18%) Kanban
6 6 (18.18%) OOP
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.12%) User Stories
8 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.12%) Time Management
8 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
8 4 (12.12%) Use Case
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE
8 4 (12.12%) UML
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Ada
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) C
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago