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 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
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 156 170 152
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing RUP 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.19% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% -24.21%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 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
Edinburgh +3 5 - -
Glasgow - 1 £27,500 -
RUP
UK

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (82.05%) Java
1 32 (82.05%) JBoss
1 32 (82.05%) Hibernate
1 32 (82.05%) Spring
2 31 (79.49%) Maven
2 31 (79.49%) AspectJ
2 31 (79.49%) Java EE
2 31 (79.49%) Unified Process
2 31 (79.49%) TopLink
2 31 (79.49%) Use Case
2 31 (79.49%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (79.49%) JPA
2 31 (79.49%) RESTful
2 31 (79.49%) EclipseLink
2 31 (79.49%) MVC
2 31 (79.49%) Eclipse
2 31 (79.49%) WSDL
2 31 (79.49%) XML Schema
2 31 (79.49%) Middleware
2 31 (79.49%) JMS
2 31 (79.49%) EJB
2 31 (79.49%) JDBC
2 31 (79.49%) Web Services
2 31 (79.49%) XML
2 31 (79.49%) XSD
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle
3 25 (64.10%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (64.10%) People Management
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
3 25 (64.10%) Drools

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (82.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Project
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (79.49%) Eclipse
1 31 (79.49%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
1 32 (82.05%) Java Developer
2 31 (79.49%) Senior Developer
2 31 (79.49%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Junior
3 4 (10.26%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) Hibernate
1 32 (82.05%) Spring
2 31 (79.49%) TopLink
2 31 (79.49%) Java EE
2 31 (79.49%) JPA
2 31 (79.49%) RESTful
2 31 (79.49%) EclipseLink
2 31 (79.49%) EJB
2 31 (79.49%) JDBC
2 31 (79.49%) Web Services
2 31 (79.49%) XML
2 31 (79.49%) XSD
2 31 (79.49%) JMS
2 31 (79.49%) WSDL
2 31 (79.49%) XML Schema
2 31 (79.49%) Middleware
3 25 (64.10%) Drools
3 25 (64.10%) jBPM
4 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) PMI
2 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) MVC
1 31 (79.49%) Unified Process
1 31 (79.49%) Use Case
1 31 (79.49%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (64.10%) People Management
3 8 (20.51%) SDLC
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) UML
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.13%) V-Model
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Line Management
8 1 (2.56%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Java
2 31 (79.49%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Niku
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft