The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Unified Process
Rank 795 826 829
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 98 81 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.071% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.085% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 35
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £85,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +41.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenUP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenUP within the UK.

OpenUP Salary Trend in the UK

OpenUP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenUP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

OpenUP Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenUP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +26 96 £37,500 -25.00% 12
South East +40 53 £32,500 -12.16% 3
Berkshire +21 30 £25,000 -70.58% 2
Slough - 24 - - 1
Egham - 14 - -
Surrey - 14 - - 1
East Midlands - 12 £47,500 -
London +1 11 £39,250 -21.50% 1
Leeds +21 9 - - 3
Yorkshire +19 9 - - 3
West Yorkshire +12 9 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Lincolnshire - 7 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £35,000 -
West Midlands -1 5 £35,000 +70.73%
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Northampton - 4 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £35,000 -
Maidenhead +10 2 £25,000 -72.22%
Hampshire +5 2 - -
East of England -1 2 £35,000 +5.26% 1
North West -8 2 £27,500 -
Manchester -10 2 £27,500 -
South West -27 2 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £45,000 -
Winchester - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +16 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Hertfordshire -9 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 58 (29.00%) Degree
2 44 (22.00%) Change Management
3 41 (20.50%) Programme Management
4 36 (18.00%) Risk Management
5 35 (17.50%) Finance
6 31 (15.50%) SAP
7 30 (15.00%) Service Management
7 30 (15.00%) Process Improvement
7 30 (15.00%) Business Transformation
8 28 (14.00%) WAN
9 27 (13.50%) Marketing
10 26 (13.00%) ITIL
10 26 (13.00%) SQL
11 25 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (12.50%) Analytics
12 24 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (12.00%) LAN
13 21 (10.50%) Linux
13 21 (10.50%) Cisco
13 21 (10.50%) Legal
13 21 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (10.00%) Telecoms
15 19 (9.50%) Windows
16 17 (8.50%) Data Modelling
17 16 (8.00%) Retail
18 14 (7.00%) Microsoft
18 14 (7.00%) HTML
18 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
18 14 (7.00%) Big Data

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.00%) Lync
2 9 (4.50%) SAS
3 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Office
2 8 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.50%) HFM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) SaaS
2 6 (3.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (3.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.00%) WAN
2 24 (12.00%) LAN
2 24 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (6.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.50%) Broadband
4 11 (5.50%) 4G
5 10 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 10 (5.00%) Internet
5 10 (5.00%) 3G
6 8 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (4.00%) IPsec
7 7 (3.50%) ADSL
7 7 (3.50%) Firewall
8 6 (3.00%) SCCP
8 6 (3.00%) DNS
8 6 (3.00%) SSL
8 6 (3.00%) Wireless
9 5 (2.50%) 2G
9 5 (2.50%) MVNO
9 5 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.00%) Big Data
2 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.00%) QlikView
4 7 (3.50%) MySQL
5 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.50%) DB2
7 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.50%) MS Access
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.50%) Xcode
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) WATIR
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (17.50%) Finance
2 27 (13.50%) Marketing
3 21 (10.50%) Legal
4 20 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 16 (8.00%) Retail
6 8 (4.00%) Banking
6 8 (4.00%) Law
6 8 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.00%) Back Office
8 3 (1.50%) Billing
9 2 (1.00%) Games
9 2 (1.00%) Electronics
9 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (15.00%) Programme Director
2 26 (13.00%) Analyst
3 15 (7.50%) Architect
4 14 (7.00%) Developer
5 9 (4.50%) Support Engineer
6 7 (3.50%) Applications Support
6 7 (3.50%) Content Manager
7 6 (3.00%) Operations Manager
7 6 (3.00%) Consultant
7 6 (3.00%) Network Engineer
8 5 (2.50%) Data Architect
8 5 (2.50%) Business Analyst
8 5 (2.50%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (2.50%) Server Support
8 5 (2.50%) Communications Engineer
8 5 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (2.50%) Security Analyst
8 5 (2.50%) Service Manager
8 5 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (2.50%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.00%) HTML
2 13 (6.50%) CSS
3 12 (6.00%) Web Services
4 9 (4.50%) .NET
4 9 (4.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.00%) XML
6 7 (3.50%) JSON
6 7 (3.50%) CSS3
7 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (2.50%) Classic ASP
9 4 (2.00%) LAMP
9 4 (2.00%) HTML5
9 4 (2.00%) RESTful
10 3 (1.50%) Regular Expression
10 3 (1.50%) SOAP
11 2 (1.00%) GWT
11 2 (1.00%) WSDL
12 1 (0.50%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.50%) Sass
12 1 (0.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.50%) Smart Meter
3 11 (5.50%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.50%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.00%) FMCG
6 6 (3.00%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.50%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.00%) GIS
9 3 (1.50%) DTV
9 3 (1.50%) Clustering
9 3 (1.50%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.50%) SecurID
9 3 (1.50%) PKI
9 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.50%) Linux
2 19 (9.50%) Windows
3 11 (5.50%) UNIX
4 4 (2.00%) CentOS
4 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.50%) Android
5 3 (1.50%) Solaris
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.00%) Change Management
2 41 (20.50%) Programme Management
3 36 (18.00%) Risk Management
4 30 (15.00%) Service Management
4 30 (15.00%) Process Improvement
4 30 (15.00%) Business Transformation
5 26 (13.00%) ITIL
6 25 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (12.50%) Analytics
7 17 (8.50%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.50%) Data Architecture
9 12 (6.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.00%) Project Management
9 12 (6.00%) Scrum
9 12 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (6.00%) Project Planning
10 11 (5.50%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.00%) TOGAF
11 10 (5.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.00%) SQL
2 11 (5.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.50%) Perl
3 9 (4.50%) PHP
4 7 (3.50%) C
5 6 (3.00%) C#
6 5 (2.50%) Java
7 4 (2.00%) C++
7 4 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (29.00%) Degree
2 12 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.50%) CCNP
5 6 (3.00%) CCIE
6 4 (2.00%) JNCIE
7 3 (1.50%) CPIM
7 3 (1.50%) GREM
7 3 (1.50%) CISSP
7 3 (1.50%) GCIA
7 3 (1.50%) GCIH
7 3 (1.50%) GCFA
8 2 (1.00%) CCSP
8 2 (1.00%) CCIP
8 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) SLA
1 9 (4.50%) QA
2 8 (4.00%) EMIR
2 8 (4.00%) CRD IV
2 8 (4.00%) MiFID
3 4 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.50%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (2.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.00%) Cacti
5 2 (1.00%) OpenView
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (15.50%) SAP
2 21 (10.50%) Cisco
3 14 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.00%) Google
4 8 (4.00%) Tableau
5 7 (3.50%) IBM
5 7 (3.50%) Ericsson
5 7 (3.50%) BT
6 6 (3.00%) Remedy
6 6 (3.00%) Juniper
6 6 (3.00%) Adobe
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle
6 6 (3.00%) Sandvine
6 6 (3.00%) Coremetrics
6 6 (3.00%) Hitwise
6 6 (3.00%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 5 (2.50%) Amdocs
7 5 (2.50%) Mitel
7 5 (2.50%) Verint
United Kingdom
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Car Allowance, Mobile Phone, Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-38,000 per annum + Car Allowance, Mobile Phone, Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Base
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Base
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + OTE, Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 19 days ago