The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 160 148 163
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing RUP 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.45% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 3
Average salary £72,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.33% +1.35%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
RUP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RUP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RUP Salary Trend in Scotland

RUP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh -2 1 £72,500 +93.33%
RUP
UK

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) ISEB
4 5 (62.50%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Legal
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) OOD
8 1 (12.50%) SOA
8 1 (12.50%) IBM
8 1 (12.50%) TDD
8 1 (12.50%) Banking
8 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) ILOG
8 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (12.50%) Middleware
8 1 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (12.50%) UML
8 1 (12.50%) OO

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) QA Manager
1 5 (62.50%) QA Test Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Testing Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) KYC
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) ILOG
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO