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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 230 200 213
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Permanent jobs citing RUP 8 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 2
Average salary £77,500 £41,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.62% -11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £89,050 £82,500 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -
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
4946 4482 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.43% 81.68% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4159 3786 3952
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -3 4 £85,750 +97.12%
Bristol -4 4 £65,000 -21.21%
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) UML
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) RAD
4 10 (38.46%) DSDM
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) Use Case
5 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
6 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (26.92%) Change Management
8 6 (23.08%) OO
8 6 (23.08%) C#
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
9 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Project Management
10 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 4 (15.38%) C
10 4 (15.38%) MODAF
10 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Subversion

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) TKPROF
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Local Government
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Business Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
2 3 (11.54%) PostGIS
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
3 2 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) XSD
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) JPA
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) GIS
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) W3C
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) UML
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) RAD
4 10 (38.46%) DSDM
5 9 (34.62%) Use Case
6 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (26.92%) Change Management
8 6 (23.08%) OO
9 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
9 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Project Management
10 4 (15.38%) MODAF
10 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
11 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
11 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Ada
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) XPath
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Mapinfo
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
2 3 (11.54%) ESRI
3 2 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix