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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 511 515 393
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -122
Permanent jobs citing RUP 442 404 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.47% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 331 331 555
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,300 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 420 £60,000 +6.66% 33
London +29 273 £70,000 +16.66% 19
City of London +24 78 £70,000 +7.69% 7
West Yorkshire -22 42 £43,000 -35.21% 4
Yorkshire -32 42 £43,000 -8.02% 4
South East -56 41 £50,000 -11.11% 1
South West -14 25 £75,000 +83.67% 3
Leeds -35 21 £42,000 -23.63% 3
Bristol +3 15 £78,750 +43.18%
North West -20 13 £42,500 -16.19% 2
Manchester +8 12 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Hampshire -4 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Bradford -4 11 £45,000 -40.00%
Berkshire -11 11 £50,000 -16.66%
Reading -11 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Surrey -12 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South Wales +13 8 £47,500 +30.13% 3
Wales +4 8 £47,500 +30.13% 3
Gloucestershire +3 7 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Scotland -15 7 £55,000 +52.77% 2
Oxfordshire +7 6 £95,000 +79.24%
Oxford +7 6 £95,000 +79.24%
Cardiff -2 6 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Cheltenham - 6 £57,500 - 3
Guildford +9 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East Midlands -4 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Tyne and Wear -11 5 £42,500 +23.18%
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 5 £42,500 +23.18%
West Midlands -13 5 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North East -14 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 885 (86.59%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (51.37%) Scrum
3 356 (34.83%) UML
4 343 (33.56%) Finance
5 275 (26.91%) Java
6 265 (25.93%) DSDM
7 227 (22.21%) Waterfall
8 213 (20.84%) .NET
9 210 (20.55%) Project Management
10 207 (20.25%) OO
11 189 (18.49%) SQL
12 186 (18.20%) Microsoft
13 180 (17.61%) SQL Server
14 169 (16.54%) Oracle
14 169 (16.54%) Degree
15 165 (16.14%) Business Analysis
16 156 (15.26%) Banking
17 153 (14.97%) SOA
18 143 (13.99%) C#
19 139 (13.60%) Software Engineering
20 127 (12.43%) Use Case
21 125 (12.23%) Mentoring
21 125 (12.23%) HTML
21 125 (12.23%) J2EE
22 118 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
23 116 (11.35%) MS Excel
23 116 (11.35%) Retail
24 114 (11.15%) TDD
24 114 (11.15%) Computer Science
25 113 (11.06%) Telecoms

RUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 33 (3.23%) CMS
3 31 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.84%) IIS
5 28 (2.74%) Confluence
6 27 (2.64%) Apache
7 24 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 21 (2.05%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (1.86%) WebSphere Process Server
10 19 (1.86%) AquaLogic
10 19 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
10 19 (1.86%) WebLogic Integration
10 19 (1.86%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 18 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.66%) FileNet
13 16 (1.57%) LiveCycle
13 16 (1.57%) Adobe CQ
14 15 (1.47%) Drupal
15 13 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 116 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 87 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 69 (6.75%) MS Office
4 56 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 48 (4.70%) MS Project
6 6 (0.59%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (1.86%) AquaLogic BPM
3 17 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
5 4 (0.39%) Magento
5 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.20%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.20%) Optimost
6 2 (0.20%) Summit
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.098%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.35%) SaaS
2 4 (0.39%) PaaS
2 4 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.33%) Internet
2 26 (2.54%) HTTP
3 7 (0.68%) SWIFTNet
4 3 (0.29%) Firewall
4 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.098%) SAN
6 1 (0.098%) Intranet
6 1 (0.098%) Extranet
6 1 (0.098%) ATM
6 1 (0.098%) LAN
6 1 (0.098%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (2.64%) QlikView
7 27 (2.64%) MySQL
8 26 (2.54%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 22 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (2.05%) OLAP
12 14 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.88%) DB2
14 8 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (7.53%) Subversion
2 64 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 57 (5.58%) RequisitePro
4 54 (5.28%) Rational DOORS
5 44 (4.31%) ClearCase
6 43 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (4.21%) JIRA
7 35 (3.42%) FrontPage
7 35 (3.42%) CaliberRM
7 35 (3.42%) Dreamweaver
8 33 (3.23%) Maven
8 33 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 27 (2.64%) Visual Studio
10 22 (2.15%) Hudson
11 19 (1.86%) Axure RP
12 16 (1.57%) Bugzilla
13 14 (1.37%) Ant
14 13 (1.27%) CruiseControl
15 11 (1.08%) JUnit
15 11 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 343 (33.56%) Finance
2 156 (15.26%) Banking
3 116 (11.35%) Retail
4 113 (11.06%) Telecoms
5 71 (6.95%) Investment Banking
6 45 (4.40%) Marketing
7 38 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 30 (2.94%) Advertising
9 21 (2.05%) Front Office
10 19 (1.86%) Back Office
11 15 (1.47%) Billing
11 15 (1.47%) French Language
11 15 (1.47%) German Language
11 15 (1.47%) Italian Language
11 15 (1.47%) Spanish Language
12 14 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
13 13 (1.27%) Law
14 11 (1.08%) Publishing
15 9 (0.88%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 333 (32.58%) Analyst
2 296 (28.96%) Business Analyst
3 254 (24.85%) Developer
4 149 (14.58%) Architect
5 134 (13.11%) Java Developer
6 113 (11.06%) Project Manager
7 69 (6.75%) Senior Developer
8 64 (6.26%) Senior Analyst
9 60 (5.87%) Senior Business Analyst
10 59 (5.77%) Consultant
11 51 (4.99%) Technical Manager
12 45 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 44 (4.31%) Technical Project Manager
14 41 (4.01%) Technical Architect
15 40 (3.91%) Software Developer
16 39 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
16 39 (3.82%) Agile Project Manager
17 38 (3.72%) Banking Business Analyst
18 35 (3.42%) Agile Business Analyst
19 33 (3.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (20.84%) .NET
2 125 (12.23%) J2EE
2 125 (12.23%) HTML
3 100 (9.78%) XML
4 92 (9.00%) CSS
5 83 (8.12%) Web Services
6 78 (7.63%) Spring
7 63 (6.16%) ASP.NET
8 60 (5.87%) WCF
9 58 (5.68%) Middleware
10 53 (5.19%) WPF
11 51 (4.99%) SOAP
12 48 (4.70%) REST
13 44 (4.31%) Hibernate
14 40 (3.91%) .NET Framework
15 32 (3.13%) XSLT
16 31 (3.03%) JSF
17 29 (2.84%) Oracle Fusion
18 28 (2.74%) jQuery
18 28 (2.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (11.15%) Computer Science
2 112 (10.96%) Open Source
3 89 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
4 69 (6.75%) User Experience
5 48 (4.70%) Visualisation
6 46 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (3.62%) Embedded Systems
7 37 (3.62%) Mobile App
7 37 (3.62%) Mathematics
7 37 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 32 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 30 (2.94%) Digital Media
10 21 (2.05%) PMI
11 17 (1.66%) Derivative
12 16 (1.57%) Equities
13 15 (1.47%) Physics
14 14 (1.37%) Fixed Income
15 13 (1.27%) Clustering
16 10 (0.98%) NHS
16 10 (0.98%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.05%) Windows
2 35 (3.42%) Linux
3 31 (3.03%) UNIX
4 10 (0.98%) Android
4 10 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.68%) VxWorks
5 7 (0.68%) LynxOS
5 7 (0.68%) AIX
6 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.098%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (86.59%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (51.37%) Scrum
3 356 (34.83%) UML
4 265 (25.93%) DSDM
5 227 (22.21%) Waterfall
6 210 (20.55%) Project Management
7 207 (20.25%) OO
8 165 (16.14%) Business Analysis
9 153 (14.97%) SOA
10 139 (13.60%) Software Engineering
11 127 (12.43%) Use Case
12 125 (12.23%) Mentoring
13 118 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 114 (11.15%) TDD
15 109 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (10.37%) Unified Process
17 104 (10.18%) Unit Testing
18 101 (9.88%) PRINCE2
19 90 (8.81%) TOGAF
20 88 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 275 (26.91%) Java
2 189 (18.49%) SQL
3 143 (13.99%) C#
4 112 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 83 (8.12%) C++
6 52 (5.09%) C
7 45 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 37 (3.62%) Ada
9 26 (2.54%) PHP
9 26 (2.54%) Groovy
10 25 (2.45%) Scala
10 25 (2.45%) Clojure
11 22 (2.15%) Python
12 16 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.47%) Perl
13 15 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.37%) Ruby
15 13 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.78%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 169 (16.54%) Degree
2 96 (9.39%) Security Cleared
3 95 (9.30%) ISEB
4 36 (3.52%) PMI Certification
5 33 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 27 (2.64%) DV Cleared
7 19 (1.86%) PMP
8 17 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.57%) ISTQB
10 15 (1.47%) MBA
11 12 (1.17%) MCSE
11 12 (1.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 7 (0.68%) APMP
12 7 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.68%) CISSP
12 7 (0.68%) CISM
13 4 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.39%) MCSD
13 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.95%) QA
2 20 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 10 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.78%) DO-178B
6 7 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.098%) SLA
9 1 (0.098%) MiFID
9 1 (0.098%) FATCA
9 1 (0.098%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (0.68%) Samba
2 6 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.098%) XenServer
4 1 (0.098%) vSphere
4 1 (0.098%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.098%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.88%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.78%) Puppet
3 8 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.59%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.29%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 186 (18.20%) Microsoft
2 169 (16.54%) Oracle
3 75 (7.34%) IBM
4 50 (4.89%) iRise
5 43 (4.21%) SAP
6 42 (4.11%) TIBCO
7 35 (3.42%) Telelogic
8 32 (3.13%) Adobe
9 26 (2.54%) Business Objects
9 26 (2.54%) Twitter
10 22 (2.15%) JBoss
10 22 (2.15%) Cognos
11 21 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
12 15 (1.47%) Sybase
13 14 (1.37%) HP
13 14 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.37%) Sitecore
14 10 (0.98%) ATG
15 9 (0.88%) hybris
15 9 (0.88%) Ab Initio
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + car, bonus, health etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + car, bonus, health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 9 days ago