The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP 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
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 506 482 512
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Permanent jobs citing RUP 442 496 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 377 391 317
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%

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%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RUP
Salary Trend

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

RUP Salary Trend in the UK

RUP
Salary Histogram

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

RUP Salary Histogram in the UK

RUP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP 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 -15 429 £60,000 - 38
London -13 254 £70,000 - 19
South East +30 57 £60,000 +20.00% 5
City of London -17 51 £80,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire +2 40 £50,000 +17.64% 3
West Yorkshire -5 40 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Leeds +17 28 £55,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +29 26 £65,000 +30.00% 1
East of England +19 25 £42,500 -7.60%
Reading +19 25 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Hertfordshire - 23 £42,500 -
South West -36 20 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 15 £42,500 -29.16%
Milton Keynes -2 15 £42,500 -29.16%
North West -1 14 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Manchester -5 12 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Bradford -10 12 £37,500 -16.66%
Gloucestershire -11 11 £57,500 +24.32% 1
Scotland +6 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North East -4 9 £47,903 +12.71% 4
Rickmansworth - 9 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +20 8 £42,500 +10.38%
Bedfordshire +17 8 £42,500 -7.10%
Luton +10 8 £42,500 -7.10%
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 8 £53,419 +22.10% 3
Tyne and Wear -4 8 £47,903 +12.71% 4
Bedford - 8 £42,500 -
Stevenage - 8 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 8 £42,500 -
Glasgow +11 6 £50,000 -9.09%

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 651 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (51.23%) Scrum
3 352 (39.37%) UML
4 350 (39.15%) Java
5 263 (29.42%) Oracle
6 259 (28.97%) Finance
7 253 (28.30%) SQL
8 205 (22.93%) XML
9 191 (21.36%) .NET
10 181 (20.25%) OO
11 173 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 171 (19.13%) Unified Process
13 170 (19.02%) Web Services
13 170 (19.02%) Waterfall
14 169 (18.90%) SOA
15 158 (17.67%) SQL Server
16 157 (17.56%) Spring
17 149 (16.67%) C#
18 147 (16.44%) Microsoft
19 146 (16.33%) DSDM
20 145 (16.22%) Retail
21 140 (15.66%) Use Case
21 140 (15.66%) PRINCE2
22 135 (15.10%) SDLC
23 131 (14.65%) Project Management
24 125 (13.98%) Degree
25 118 (13.20%) TOGAF
25 118 (13.20%) JavaScript
26 116 (12.98%) J2EE
27 114 (12.75%) Unit Testing

RUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 82 (9.17%) WebSphere
2 50 (5.59%) JBoss
3 44 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 43 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (4.47%) Confluence
6 38 (4.25%) WebLogic
7 37 (4.14%) SharePoint
8 31 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 24 (2.68%) IIS
9 24 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (1.45%) GlassFish
14 11 (1.23%) NetWeaver
14 11 (1.23%) SAS
15 7 (0.78%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
16 6 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 90 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.13%) MS Project
3 24 (2.68%) MS Office
4 16 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (5.03%) Oracle Applications
2 24 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.78%) CA PPM
6 6 (0.67%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.67%) Magento
6 6 (0.67%) Misys Equation
6 6 (0.67%) Misys Midas
6 6 (0.67%) Finacle
7 3 (0.34%) AquaLogic BPM
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.91%) SaaS
2 34 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.01%) PaaS
4 8 (0.89%) IaaS
5 6 (0.67%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.13%) Internet
2 13 (1.45%) HTTP
3 8 (0.89%) LAN
3 8 (0.89%) WAN
4 7 (0.78%) LDAP
5 4 (0.45%) Intranet
6 2 (0.22%) ATM
7 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.11%) Extranet
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 95 (10.63%) Oracle Database
3 75 (8.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (6.26%) Relational Database
6 50 (5.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 48 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (4.03%) DB2
9 34 (3.80%) NoSQL
10 31 (3.47%) MySQL
11 30 (3.36%) RDBMS
11 30 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (2.80%) MongoDB
13 24 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (1.45%) Data Mart
18 13 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 106 (11.86%) Maven
2 88 (9.84%) Subversion
2 88 (9.84%) JIRA
3 77 (8.61%) Git (software)
4 55 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (6.15%) Eclipse
5 48 (5.37%) Hudson
6 44 (4.92%) Jenkins
6 44 (4.92%) NUnit
7 33 (3.69%) Ant
8 28 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 23 (2.57%) MSTest
10 21 (2.35%) CruiseControl
10 21 (2.35%) MSBuild
11 20 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
12 16 (1.79%) JBehave
12 16 (1.79%) Bugzilla
13 15 (1.68%) Selenium
14 14 (1.57%) JUnit
14 14 (1.57%) FindBugs
General
1 259 (28.97%) Finance
2 145 (16.22%) Retail
3 53 (5.93%) Banking
4 34 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 15 (1.68%) Marketing
7 14 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.12%) Legal
11 7 (0.78%) Local Government
12 2 (0.22%) Back Office
12 2 (0.22%) Electronics
12 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.22%) Automotive
12 2 (0.22%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
13 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 227 (25.39%) Architect
2 197 (22.04%) Analyst
3 190 (21.25%) Developer
4 173 (19.35%) Business Analyst
5 97 (10.85%) Java Developer
6 94 (10.51%) Solutions Architect
7 72 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 67 (7.49%) Consultant
9 58 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 57 (6.38%) Development Manager
10 57 (6.38%) Project Manager
11 51 (5.70%) .NET Developer
12 36 (4.03%) Software Engineer
13 33 (3.69%) Test Analyst
14 30 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
14 30 (3.36%) Business Architect
14 30 (3.36%) Agile Business Analyst
15 29 (3.24%) Software Manager
16 27 (3.02%) Enterprise Architect
16 27 (3.02%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (22.93%) XML
2 191 (21.36%) .NET
3 170 (19.02%) Web Services
4 157 (17.56%) Spring
5 116 (12.98%) J2EE
6 105 (11.74%) HTML
7 98 (10.96%) WCF
8 96 (10.74%) Hibernate
9 82 (9.17%) SOAP
9 82 (9.17%) Middleware
10 79 (8.84%) ASP.NET
11 73 (8.17%) CSS
12 60 (6.71%) Java EE
13 57 (6.38%) RESTful
14 56 (6.26%) JDBC
15 55 (6.15%) REST
16 51 (5.70%) .NET Framework
17 50 (5.59%) XML Schema
17 50 (5.59%) JMS
18 48 (5.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.39%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.03%) N-Tier
5 29 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.68%) Mathematics
7 21 (2.35%) Hedge funds
8 18 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 16 (1.79%) Replication
10 15 (1.68%) Wiki
10 15 (1.68%) iPad
11 14 (1.57%) User Experience
11 14 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (1.45%) PMI
13 12 (1.34%) Taxonomies
14 10 (1.12%) Derivative
14 10 (1.12%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.89%) EPoS
16 7 (0.78%) W3C
16 7 (0.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (8.50%) Windows
2 52 (5.82%) Linux
3 27 (3.02%) UNIX
4 10 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.45%) Solaris
5 4 (0.45%) SUSE
5 4 (0.45%) Debian
5 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.45%) Android
6 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (51.23%) Scrum
3 352 (39.37%) UML
4 181 (20.25%) OO
5 173 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 171 (19.13%) Unified Process
7 170 (19.02%) Waterfall
8 169 (18.90%) SOA
9 146 (16.33%) DSDM
10 140 (15.66%) PRINCE2
10 140 (15.66%) Use Case
11 135 (15.10%) SDLC
12 131 (14.65%) Project Management
13 118 (13.20%) TOGAF
14 114 (12.75%) Unit Testing
15 111 (12.42%) Enterprise Architecture
16 106 (11.86%) TDD
17 103 (11.52%) Multithreading
18 96 (10.74%) MVC
19 94 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (39.15%) Java
2 253 (28.30%) SQL
3 149 (16.67%) C#
4 118 (13.20%) JavaScript
5 88 (9.84%) PL/SQL
6 74 (8.28%) T-SQL
7 53 (5.93%) C++
8 40 (4.47%) AspectJ
9 37 (4.14%) Bash Shell
10 36 (4.03%) Python
11 35 (3.91%) C
12 30 (3.36%) XPath
13 27 (3.02%) Scala
14 20 (2.24%) Groovy
15 19 (2.13%) Clojure
16 17 (1.90%) VB.NET
16 17 (1.90%) Ruby
17 12 (1.34%) COBOL
18 11 (1.23%) Perl
18 11 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (13.98%) Degree
2 69 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 51 (5.70%) ISEB
4 38 (4.25%) DV Cleared
5 35 (3.91%) SC Cleared
6 27 (3.02%) ISTQB
7 21 (2.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 21 (2.35%) Brainbench
8 19 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.57%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.23%) Sun Certification
11 9 (1.01%) APMP
12 8 (0.89%) CITP
13 4 (0.45%) MCSE
14 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 1 (0.11%) MCPD
16 1 (0.11%) CISA
16 1 (0.11%) CISM
16 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (12.19%) QA
2 18 (2.01%) SLA
3 17 (1.90%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.89%) COBIT
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (0.89%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.57%) Puppet
2 13 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (1.23%) Cobbler
4 8 (0.89%) Oracle Flashback
4 8 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.89%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.22%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) logstash
5 2 (0.22%) Salt
5 2 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 263 (29.42%) Oracle
2 147 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 96 (10.74%) IBM
4 43 (4.81%) hybris
5 25 (2.80%) SAP
6 24 (2.68%) Hitachi
6 24 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 24 (2.68%) ATG
7 23 (2.57%) Sybase
8 22 (2.46%) Informatica
9 21 (2.35%) HP
9 21 (2.35%) CollabNet
10 20 (2.24%) Twitter
10 20 (2.24%) Talend
11 16 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.57%) webMethods
12 14 (1.57%) Adobe
13 12 (1.34%) Teradata
13 12 (1.34%) Netezza
13 12 (1.34%) Perforce
UK
Spheria Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary package + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000-£120,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum & benefits (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago