The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Unified Process
Rank 251 232 211
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.078% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +39.09%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4970 5142 4289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.11% 82.66% 81.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4183 4189 3686
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OpenUP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OpenUP Salary Trend in the South West

OpenUP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Bristol - 1 - -
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Progress