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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 475 507 391
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -116
Permanent jobs citing RUP 504 404 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.48% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 397 318 575
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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
England +36 482 £60,000 +9.09% 31
London +62 305 £70,000 +16.66% 19
City of London +30 94 £70,000 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -11 49 £42,500 -37.50% 1
Yorkshire -30 49 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South East -68 42 £50,000 - 4
South West +11 36 £70,000 +71.77%
Leeds -25 24 £41,250 -25.00%
Bristol +12 22 £77,500 -
Manchester +8 18 £43,750 - 2
North West -7 18 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Surrey -23 13 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Hampshire -15 11 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Bradford +7 9 £45,000 -40.00%
Berkshire -28 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Tyne and Wear -2 7 £42,500 +23.18%
North East -6 7 £42,500 +23.18%
Gloucestershire +2 6 £46,250 -2.63%
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 6 £43,750 +26.81%
Milton Keynes -14 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Reading -21 6 £40,000 -33.33%
East Midlands -25 6 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England -10 5 £46,000 -27.84%
West Midlands -12 5 £48,250 +26.14% 3
Scotland -23 5 £55,000 +30.95% 3
Northamptonshire - 5 £55,000 -
Wales +5 4 £47,500 +30.13% 1
South Wales +5 4 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Winchester +4 4 £50,000 +5.26%

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 543 (52.72%) Scrum
2 417 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (34.66%) UML
4 356 (34.56%) Finance
5 299 (29.03%) DSDM
6 288 (27.96%) Java
7 228 (22.14%) .NET
8 223 (21.65%) Waterfall
9 220 (21.36%) Project Management
10 211 (20.49%) OO
11 199 (19.32%) SQL
12 195 (18.93%) Microsoft
13 193 (18.74%) SQL Server
14 177 (17.18%) Degree
15 166 (16.12%) Business Analysis
16 164 (15.92%) Banking
16 164 (15.92%) Oracle
17 154 (14.95%) SOA
18 153 (14.85%) C#
19 146 (14.17%) Software Engineering
20 137 (13.30%) HTML
21 132 (12.82%) J2EE
22 129 (12.52%) MS Excel
23 128 (12.43%) Use Case
24 125 (12.14%) TDD
25 122 (11.84%) Telecoms
25 122 (11.84%) Retail
26 120 (11.65%) Computer Science
27 119 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
28 115 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management

RUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 49 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 33 (3.20%) Confluence
2 33 (3.20%) IIS
3 30 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.43%) CMS
5 24 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.84%) FileNet
7 18 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (1.75%) WebLogic
7 18 (1.75%) LiveCycle
8 17 (1.65%) Adobe CQ
8 17 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
9 16 (1.55%) WebLogic Integration
9 16 (1.55%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 16 (1.55%) WebSphere Process Server
9 16 (1.55%) AquaLogic
10 15 (1.46%) Apache
11 11 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 129 (12.52%) MS Excel
2 90 (8.74%) MS Visio
3 68 (6.60%) MS Office
4 61 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (4.76%) MS Project
6 6 (0.58%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (1.55%) AquaLogic BPM
2 16 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
4 4 (0.39%) Magento
4 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.19%) Optimost
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Summit
6 1 (0.097%) RMDS
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.33%) SaaS
2 3 (0.29%) PaaS
2 3 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.30%) Internet
2 19 (1.84%) HTTP
3 7 (0.68%) SWIFTNet
4 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) SAN
5 2 (0.19%) Intranet
5 2 (0.19%) Extranet
5 2 (0.19%) Firewall
5 2 (0.19%) Wireless
6 1 (0.097%) ATM
6 1 (0.097%) LAN
6 1 (0.097%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 35 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 31 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 28 (2.72%) QlikView
7 28 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (2.04%) MySQL
11 20 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 18 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.75%) OLAP
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.58%) DB2
15 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 77 (7.48%) Subversion
2 67 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 56 (5.44%) RequisitePro
4 53 (5.15%) Rational DOORS
5 48 (4.66%) JIRA
6 43 (4.17%) ClearCase
7 39 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (3.69%) Maven
9 36 (3.50%) Jenkins
10 34 (3.30%) FrontPage
10 34 (3.30%) Dreamweaver
10 34 (3.30%) CaliberRM
11 27 (2.62%) Hudson
11 27 (2.62%) Visual Studio
12 20 (1.94%) Bugzilla
13 19 (1.84%) Axure RP
14 15 (1.46%) Ant
15 13 (1.26%) CruiseControl
16 11 (1.07%) JUnit
16 11 (1.07%) NUnit
General
1 356 (34.56%) Finance
2 164 (15.92%) Banking
3 122 (11.84%) Retail
3 122 (11.84%) Telecoms
4 73 (7.09%) Investment Banking
5 49 (4.76%) Marketing
6 40 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 35 (3.40%) Advertising
8 22 (2.14%) Back Office
9 21 (2.04%) Front Office
10 18 (1.75%) Billing
11 15 (1.46%) French Language
11 15 (1.46%) German Language
11 15 (1.46%) Italian Language
11 15 (1.46%) Spanish Language
12 13 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
13 12 (1.17%) Publishing
13 12 (1.17%) Law
14 8 (0.78%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 340 (33.01%) Analyst
2 300 (29.13%) Business Analyst
3 258 (25.05%) Developer
4 143 (13.88%) Java Developer
5 140 (13.59%) Architect
6 124 (12.04%) Project Manager
7 75 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 63 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 61 (5.92%) Consultant
10 60 (5.83%) Senior Business Analyst
11 56 (5.44%) Technical Manager
12 50 (4.85%) Technical Project Manager
13 44 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 44 (4.27%) Agile Project Manager
14 43 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
15 39 (3.79%) Technical Architect
16 37 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
16 37 (3.59%) .NET Developer
16 37 (3.59%) Agile Business Analyst
17 35 (3.40%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (22.14%) .NET
2 137 (13.30%) HTML
3 132 (12.82%) J2EE
4 105 (10.19%) XML
5 93 (9.03%) CSS
6 90 (8.74%) Web Services
7 88 (8.54%) Spring
8 67 (6.50%) WCF
9 63 (6.12%) ASP.NET
10 59 (5.73%) Middleware
11 57 (5.53%) WPF
12 51 (4.95%) REST
13 48 (4.66%) SOAP
14 46 (4.47%) .NET Framework
15 43 (4.17%) Hibernate
16 39 (3.79%) XSLT
17 36 (3.50%) JSP
18 34 (3.30%) HTML5
19 32 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 30 (2.91%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 120 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 111 (10.78%) Open Source
3 94 (9.13%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (4.37%) Visualisation
5 44 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 36 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
7 36 (3.50%) Mobile App
8 29 (2.82%) Digital Media
8 29 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.14%) Derivative
9 22 (2.14%) PMI
10 20 (1.94%) Equities
11 15 (1.46%) Physics
12 14 (1.36%) Fixed Income
13 13 (1.26%) NHS
14 12 (1.17%) Blog
15 11 (1.07%) Taxonomies
15 11 (1.07%) Clustering
16 10 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.96%) Windows
2 29 (2.82%) UNIX
3 28 (2.72%) Linux
4 10 (0.97%) Android
4 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.68%) VxWorks
5 7 (0.68%) LynxOS
5 7 (0.68%) AIX
6 4 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (52.72%) Scrum
2 417 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (34.66%) UML
4 299 (29.03%) DSDM
5 223 (21.65%) Waterfall
6 220 (21.36%) Project Management
7 211 (20.49%) OO
8 166 (16.12%) Business Analysis
9 154 (14.95%) SOA
10 146 (14.17%) Software Engineering
11 128 (12.43%) Use Case
12 125 (12.14%) TDD
13 119 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
14 115 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 111 (10.78%) Unit Testing
16 110 (10.68%) PRINCE2
17 98 (9.51%) Unified Process
18 93 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
19 88 (8.54%) OOA/OOD
20 87 (8.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 288 (27.96%) Java
2 199 (19.32%) SQL
3 153 (14.85%) C#
4 113 (10.97%) JavaScript
5 82 (7.96%) C++
6 57 (5.53%) C
7 52 (5.05%) T-SQL
8 36 (3.50%) Ada
9 32 (3.11%) Groovy
10 31 (3.01%) Scala
10 31 (3.01%) Clojure
11 22 (2.14%) Python
12 20 (1.94%) PHP
13 16 (1.55%) Perl
14 14 (1.36%) Ruby
15 13 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.87%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.78%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 177 (17.18%) Degree
2 102 (9.90%) ISEB
3 91 (8.83%) Security Cleared
4 39 (3.79%) PMI Certification
5 31 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.14%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.04%) PMP
8 17 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 15 (1.46%) MBA
10 12 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.97%) MCSE
11 10 (0.97%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 8 (0.78%) CBAP
13 7 (0.68%) CISSP
13 7 (0.68%) CISM
14 6 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.58%) APMP
15 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 2 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.80%) QA
2 22 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 11 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.78%) DO-178B
6 7 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.097%) MiFID
10 1 (0.097%) SLA
10 1 (0.097%) FATCA
10 1 (0.097%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (0.68%) Samba
2 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.097%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.097%) Xen
3 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.097%) XenServer
3 1 (0.097%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.68%) Puppet
2 7 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.58%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.58%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.29%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 195 (18.93%) Microsoft
2 164 (15.92%) Oracle
3 72 (6.99%) IBM
4 49 (4.76%) iRise
5 44 (4.27%) TIBCO
6 42 (4.08%) SAP
7 35 (3.40%) Adobe
8 34 (3.30%) Telelogic
9 32 (3.11%) Twitter
10 28 (2.72%) Business Objects
11 24 (2.33%) JBoss
12 23 (2.23%) Cognos
13 22 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
14 17 (1.65%) Sybase
15 14 (1.36%) HP
15 14 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (1.26%) Sitecore
17 9 (0.87%) Informatica
17 9 (0.87%) ATG
18 8 (0.78%) hybris
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 40 minutes ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Banking Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £53k - 70k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago