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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 216 196 196
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing RUP 18 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 13
Average salary £77,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -4.00%
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
5142 4322 4176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.63% 81.96% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 3742 3638
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
Bristol +1 11 £81,250 +47.72%
Gloucestershire -2 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Scrum
2 29 (54.72%) Waterfall
3 27 (50.94%) Finance
4 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
5 19 (35.85%) UML
6 14 (26.42%) Project Management
7 13 (24.53%) DSDM
7 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (22.64%) RAD
8 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
9 11 (20.75%) Java
9 11 (20.75%) Retail
10 10 (18.87%) C++
10 10 (18.87%) OO
11 8 (15.09%) Subversion
11 8 (15.09%) ClearCase
11 8 (15.09%) Ada
11 8 (15.09%) C
11 8 (15.09%) C#
11 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.09%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
12 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
12 7 (13.21%) Use Case
12 7 (13.21%) Change Management
12 7 (13.21%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (11.32%) Banking

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) ClearCase
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Ant
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (20.75%) Retail
4 6 (11.32%) Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.66%) Local Government
7 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.77%) Back Office
8 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Analyst
2 25 (47.17%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Project Manager
5 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Graduate
8 3 (5.66%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) J2EE
1 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.77%) jQuery
1 2 (3.77%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.89%) Java EE
2 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.77%) Open Source
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.77%) GIS
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Scrum
2 29 (54.72%) Waterfall
3 19 (35.85%) UML
4 14 (26.42%) Project Management
5 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (24.53%) DSDM
6 12 (22.64%) RAD
6 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
8 10 (18.87%) OO
9 7 (13.21%) Change Management
9 7 (13.21%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Use Case
10 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
11 3 (5.66%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) C++
3 8 (15.09%) Ada
3 8 (15.09%) C
3 8 (15.09%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) ISEB
5 2 (3.77%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.77%) Mapinfo
1 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
1 2 (3.77%) ESRI
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Trillium