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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 491 475 487
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing RUP 467 553 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 388 435 370
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -16 461 £60,000 +4.34% 36
London -11 251 £72,500 +7.40% 22
South East +18 71 £55,000 +10.00% 4
City of London -16 52 £80,000 +14.28% 8
Yorkshire -9 46 £50,000 +15.60% 2
West Yorkshire -8 41 £50,000 +15.60% 2
East of England +34 33 £42,500 -7.10% 1
Hertfordshire - 30 £50,000 - 1
South West -19 26 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Berkshire +27 25 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Reading +26 22 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Leeds +8 22 £55,000 +34.14% 2
Bradford -9 19 £37,500 -16.66%
North West -6 18 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Manchester +2 16 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Hampshire +11 15 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 15 £42,500 -29.16%
Milton Keynes -8 15 £42,500 -29.16%
Gloucestershire -7 12 £53,750 +7.50%
Bedfordshire +6 11 £42,500 -7.10%
Winchester +1 11 £45,000 -
Luton +19 10 £42,500 -7.10%
Rickmansworth - 10 £58,750 - 1
Kent +16 9 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands +1 9 £67,500 +74.19%
Cambridgeshire +21 8 £42,500 +10.38%
Stevenage - 8 £42,500 -
Watford - 8 £40,000 -
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 8 £42,500 -

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 655 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (53.58%) Scrum
3 357 (39.36%) UML
4 350 (38.59%) Java
5 277 (30.54%) Oracle
6 265 (29.22%) SQL
6 265 (29.22%) Finance
7 210 (23.15%) XML
8 190 (20.95%) .NET
9 184 (20.29%) SOA
10 174 (19.18%) Unified Process
11 173 (19.07%) SQL Server
12 171 (18.85%) OO
13 167 (18.41%) Spring
14 166 (18.30%) Waterfall
15 164 (18.08%) Retail
16 162 (17.86%) Web Services
17 161 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
18 160 (17.64%) Microsoft
19 158 (17.42%) C#
20 153 (16.87%) Use Case
21 147 (16.21%) PRINCE2
22 143 (15.77%) SDLC
23 141 (15.55%) DSDM
24 134 (14.77%) Project Management
25 129 (14.22%) Unit Testing
26 120 (13.23%) J2EE
27 118 (13.01%) IBM
27 118 (13.01%) Degree
28 110 (12.13%) Maven

RUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 93 (10.25%) WebSphere
2 63 (6.95%) JBoss
3 48 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 48 (5.29%) BizTalk Server
4 47 (5.18%) WebLogic
5 40 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 38 (4.19%) Confluence
7 34 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 29 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (2.98%) IIS
11 22 (2.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 21 (2.32%) Cloud Foundry
13 13 (1.43%) GlassFish
13 13 (1.43%) SAS
13 13 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
14 11 (1.21%) NetWeaver
15 10 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.66%) Magnolia
16 6 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 107 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.64%) MS Project
3 24 (2.65%) MS Office
4 17 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (4.96%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (1.21%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.77%) CA PPM
6 6 (0.66%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.66%) Magento
6 6 (0.66%) Misys Equation
6 6 (0.66%) Misys Midas
6 6 (0.66%) Finacle
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.33%) AquaLogic BPM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.30%) SaaS
2 36 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.10%) PaaS
3 10 (1.10%) IaaS
4 7 (0.77%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.65%) Internet
2 10 (1.10%) HTTP
3 6 (0.66%) LDAP
4 4 (0.44%) LAN
4 4 (0.44%) WAN
4 4 (0.44%) Intranet
5 2 (0.22%) ATM
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) Extranet
6 1 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 95 (10.47%) Oracle Database
3 89 (9.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (6.28%) Relational Database
7 45 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 39 (4.30%) DB2
9 32 (3.53%) RDBMS
9 32 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (3.42%) MySQL
11 29 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 29 (3.20%) NoSQL
12 24 (2.65%) MongoDB
13 21 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (1.76%) OLAP
18 14 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 110 (12.13%) Maven
2 90 (9.92%) JIRA
3 80 (8.82%) Subversion
4 69 (7.61%) Eclipse
5 67 (7.39%) Git (software)
5 67 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (4.96%) Hudson
7 41 (4.52%) NUnit
8 35 (3.86%) Ant
9 32 (3.53%) Jenkins
10 31 (3.42%) Visual Studio
11 26 (2.87%) CruiseControl
11 26 (2.87%) MSBuild
12 20 (2.21%) Talend Open Studio
13 17 (1.87%) ReSharper
14 16 (1.76%) Bugzilla
15 15 (1.65%) MSTest
16 12 (1.32%) JUnit
16 12 (1.32%) FindBugs
16 12 (1.32%) JBehave
General
1 265 (29.22%) Finance
2 164 (18.08%) Retail
3 66 (7.28%) Banking
4 37 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.76%) Retail Banking
6 15 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.54%) Marketing
8 13 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.66%) Local Government
11 5 (0.55%) Legal
12 3 (0.33%) Law
12 3 (0.33%) Back Office
13 2 (0.22%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 232 (25.58%) Architect
2 204 (22.49%) Analyst
3 199 (21.94%) Developer
4 179 (19.74%) Business Analyst
5 107 (11.80%) Solutions Architect
6 104 (11.47%) Java Developer
7 83 (9.15%) Senior Developer
8 67 (7.39%) Project Manager
9 66 (7.28%) Consultant
9 66 (7.28%) Senior Java Developer
10 55 (6.06%) Development Manager
11 49 (5.40%) .NET Developer
12 37 (4.08%) Test Analyst
13 35 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
14 33 (3.64%) Senior Manager
15 32 (3.53%) Senior Business Analyst
15 32 (3.53%) Business Architect
15 32 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
16 30 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 29 (3.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (23.15%) XML
2 190 (20.95%) .NET
3 167 (18.41%) Spring
4 162 (17.86%) Web Services
5 120 (13.23%) J2EE
6 103 (11.36%) Middleware
7 101 (11.14%) WCF
8 100 (11.03%) Hibernate
9 98 (10.80%) HTML
10 80 (8.82%) Java EE
11 79 (8.71%) ASP.NET
12 72 (7.94%) SOAP
13 66 (7.28%) CSS
14 65 (7.17%) JDBC
15 63 (6.95%) JMS
16 62 (6.84%) RESTful
17 58 (6.39%) .NET Framework
18 57 (6.28%) XML Schema
19 52 (5.73%) JSON
20 50 (5.51%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 66 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
2 63 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 50 (5.51%) N-Tier
3 50 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.43%) Mathematics
6 21 (2.32%) PMI
7 20 (2.21%) Data Centre
8 19 (2.09%) Hedge funds
9 16 (1.76%) User Experience
10 15 (1.65%) iPad
10 15 (1.65%) Wiki
10 15 (1.65%) Replication
11 13 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.32%) Taxonomies
13 10 (1.10%) EPoS
14 9 (0.99%) Derivative
14 9 (0.99%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.88%) Online Banking
16 7 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 70 (7.72%) Windows
2 57 (6.28%) Linux
3 30 (3.31%) UNIX
4 4 (0.44%) Solaris
4 4 (0.44%) SUSE
4 4 (0.44%) Debian
4 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.22%) Android
5 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (53.58%) Scrum
3 357 (39.36%) UML
4 184 (20.29%) SOA
5 174 (19.18%) Unified Process
6 171 (18.85%) OO
7 166 (18.30%) Waterfall
8 161 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
9 153 (16.87%) Use Case
10 147 (16.21%) PRINCE2
11 143 (15.77%) SDLC
12 141 (15.55%) DSDM
13 134 (14.77%) Project Management
14 129 (14.22%) Unit Testing
15 110 (12.13%) MVC
16 107 (11.80%) TDD
17 106 (11.69%) TOGAF
18 105 (11.58%) Enterprise Architecture
19 100 (11.03%) Multithreading
19 100 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (38.59%) Java
2 265 (29.22%) SQL
3 158 (17.42%) C#
4 109 (12.02%) JavaScript
5 81 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 74 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 54 (5.95%) AspectJ
8 44 (4.85%) C++
9 34 (3.75%) C
10 29 (3.20%) Python
11 27 (2.98%) XPath
12 25 (2.76%) Scala
12 25 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.21%) Groovy
14 19 (2.09%) Clojure
15 16 (1.76%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.43%) COBOL
17 12 (1.32%) PHP
18 11 (1.21%) Ruby
19 10 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 118 (13.01%) Degree
2 67 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.41%) ISEB
4 38 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 38 (4.19%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (2.54%) PMI Certification
7 19 (2.09%) Brainbench
8 15 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.10%) Sun Certification
10 9 (0.99%) APMP
10 9 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 8 (0.88%) MCSE
12 5 (0.55%) MCAD
12 5 (0.55%) MCSD
12 5 (0.55%) MCPD
12 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 5 (0.55%) MCTS
13 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (11.80%) QA
2 19 (2.09%) SLA
3 17 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.88%) COBIT
5 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
2 6 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (0.88%) Puppet
2 7 (0.77%) Cobbler
2 7 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle Flashback
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.66%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 277 (30.54%) Oracle
2 160 (17.64%) Microsoft
3 118 (13.01%) IBM
4 46 (5.07%) hybris
5 32 (3.53%) TIBCO
5 32 (3.53%) ATG
6 24 (2.65%) Sybase
7 22 (2.43%) Informatica
8 21 (2.32%) Hitachi
9 20 (2.21%) SAP
9 20 (2.21%) Twitter
9 20 (2.21%) Talend
10 16 (1.76%) Pega
11 15 (1.65%) webMethods
12 13 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.32%) Ab Initio
13 12 (1.32%) Teradata
13 12 (1.32%) Netezza
14 11 (1.21%) Atlassian
14 11 (1.21%) WSO2
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100 000 to £120 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ofgem
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (+ superb package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary Circa 35000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago