The table below looks at the statistics for RUP 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 RUP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 207 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing RUP 30 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 7
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5000 4778 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.91% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 3961 3732
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RUP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RUP Salary Trend in the South West

RUP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RUP across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

RUP Salary Histogram in the South West

RUP
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 RUP within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Gloucestershire - 14 £77,500 -
Bristol -7 9 £57,500 -13.20%
Somerset - 6 £55,000 -
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 32 (82.05%) UML
2 31 (79.49%) Scrum
3 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Java
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
6 18 (46.15%) OO
7 17 (43.59%) C#
8 15 (38.46%) Oracle
8 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
8 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
9 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
10 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 12 (30.77%) JBoss
12 11 (28.21%) XML
12 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
12 11 (28.21%) Middleware
12 11 (28.21%) Finance
12 11 (28.21%) JIRA
12 11 (28.21%) Maven
12 11 (28.21%) Spring
13 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (25.64%) TIBCO
13 10 (25.64%) Linux
14 9 (23.08%) DSDM
14 9 (23.08%) MSMQ
14 9 (23.08%) Sybase
14 9 (23.08%) .NET
14 9 (23.08%) JSP

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 12 (30.77%) JBoss
4 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (15.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (12.82%) Confluence
6 3 (7.69%) Node.js
6 3 (7.69%) nginx
6 3 (7.69%) ArcGIS
6 3 (7.69%) ArcSDE
6 3 (7.69%) Apache
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) TKPROF
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) OLTP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
2 11 (28.21%) Maven
2 11 (28.21%) JIRA
3 8 (20.51%) Subversion
4 6 (15.38%) Ant
4 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (12.82%) FindBugs
5 5 (12.82%) dotCover
5 5 (12.82%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.56%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.56%) NUnit
7 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) GIS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) XML
1 11 (28.21%) Spring
1 11 (28.21%) Middleware
2 9 (23.08%) WPF
2 9 (23.08%) JSON
2 9 (23.08%) MSMQ
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) JSP
3 7 (17.95%) J2EE
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) JDBC
4 6 (15.38%) Servlets
4 6 (15.38%) WCF
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
5 5 (12.82%) XSLT
6 4 (10.26%) jQuery
6 4 (10.26%) PostGIS
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
7 3 (7.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 4 (10.26%) GIS
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) W3C
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) UML
2 31 (79.49%) Scrum
3 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (46.15%) OO
5 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (23.08%) Multithreading
7 9 (23.08%) Use Case
7 9 (23.08%) DSDM
8 8 (20.51%) OOD
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) Low Latency
9 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.38%) AOP
9 6 (15.38%) OOP
10 5 (12.82%) Code Coverage
10 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
10 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
10 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.26%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) AspectJ
4 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.82%) C
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.13%) XPath
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) MCAD
4 1 (2.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) TIBCO
3 9 (23.08%) Sybase
4 6 (15.38%) IBM
5 5 (12.82%) Perforce
6 4 (10.26%) Mapinfo
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) ESRI
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco
7 1 (2.56%) VMware