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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 162 142 150
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing RUP 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
3002 2512 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.37% 81.19% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1636 1595
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 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
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Glasgow -12 1 £55,000 +10.00% 4
RUP
UK

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) DSDM
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
6 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Pega
6 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Feature Driven Development

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Principal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) DSDM
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) BEA
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods
1 1 (11.11%) Pega
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago