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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 538 515 418
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -97
Permanent jobs citing RUP 390 440 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 292 354 477
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%

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
92338 88528 90356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.52% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74520 72722 76092
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -20 375 £62,500 +4.16% 40
London +33 244 £75,000 +11.11% 21
City of London +5 59 £77,500 +14.81% 5
West Yorkshire -18 47 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Yorkshire -29 47 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South East -38 46 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Leeds -31 26 £55,000 +37.50% 7
South West -14 18 £77,500 +63.15%
Bradford +6 17 £45,000 -33.57% 1
Surrey -10 14 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Bristol -3 11 £81,250 +47.72%
Berkshire -4 11 £45,000 -28.00%
Hampshire -4 10 £45,000 -
Guildford -4 9 £60,000 -7.69%
Reading +2 8 £37,500 -40.00%
Wales - 7 - -
South Wales - 7 - -
Oxford +18 6 £95,000 +58.33%
Oxfordshire +7 6 £95,000 +58.33%
Gloucestershire -3 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Scotland 0 5 £52,500 +45.83% 1
North East -31 5 £38,750 +12.31% 2
North West -35 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Newport - 5 - -
Cheltenham - 5 £60,000 -
Halifax -4 4 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 4 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Tyne and Wear -22 4 £42,500 +23.18% 1
West Midlands -31 4 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Winchester +7 3 £50,000 +11.11%

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 818 (87.86%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (50.05%) Scrum
3 336 (36.09%) UML
4 303 (32.55%) Finance
5 258 (27.71%) Java
6 232 (24.92%) DSDM
7 203 (21.80%) Waterfall
8 191 (20.52%) OO
9 187 (20.09%) Project Management
10 167 (17.94%) .NET
11 164 (17.62%) SQL
12 160 (17.19%) Banking
13 157 (16.86%) Microsoft
14 156 (16.76%) Business Analysis
15 146 (15.68%) Oracle
16 143 (15.36%) Degree
17 141 (15.15%) SQL Server
18 120 (12.89%) C#
19 116 (12.46%) Telecoms
20 115 (12.35%) J2EE
21 114 (12.24%) Retail
21 114 (12.24%) Use Case
22 110 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 109 (11.71%) Software Engineering
24 105 (11.28%) Unified Process
25 103 (11.06%) SOA
26 102 (10.96%) HTML
26 102 (10.96%) Mentoring
27 101 (10.85%) JavaScript
28 96 (10.31%) Computer Science

RUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 31 (3.33%) CMS
3 29 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 29 (3.11%) Apache
4 23 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 21 (2.26%) IIS
6 19 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (1.93%) JBoss
8 17 (1.83%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (1.72%) Confluence
10 15 (1.61%) Drupal
10 15 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
11 14 (1.50%) WebLogic Integration
11 14 (1.50%) AquaLogic
11 14 (1.50%) WebSphere Process Server
11 14 (1.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 10 (1.07%) FileNet
12 10 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 95 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 72 (7.73%) MS Visio
3 66 (7.09%) MS Office
4 46 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (4.73%) MS Project
6 6 (0.64%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.50%) AquaLogic BPM
3 9 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.43%) Magento
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.21%) Summit
8 1 (0.11%) Optimost
8 1 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.11%) RMDS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.26%) SaaS
2 4 (0.43%) IaaS
2 4 (0.43%) PaaS
3 3 (0.32%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.76%) Internet
2 31 (3.33%) HTTP
3 7 (0.75%) SWIFTNet
4 3 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.32%) Firewall
5 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.11%) ATM
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) SAN
5 1 (0.11%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (2.47%) OLAP
7 23 (2.47%) MySQL
8 21 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 21 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.26%) QlikView
9 14 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.50%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.18%) DB2
11 8 (0.86%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (0.75%) Big Data
13 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (7.09%) Subversion
2 55 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 54 (5.80%) RequisitePro
4 51 (5.48%) Rational DOORS
5 47 (5.05%) ClearCase
6 44 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (3.54%) Dreamweaver
7 33 (3.54%) FrontPage
7 33 (3.54%) CaliberRM
8 29 (3.11%) JIRA
9 22 (2.36%) Jenkins
10 20 (2.15%) Maven
10 20 (2.15%) Visual Studio
11 18 (1.93%) Axure RP
12 15 (1.61%) JUnit
13 13 (1.40%) Ant
14 12 (1.29%) NUnit
15 10 (1.07%) Hudson
16 9 (0.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 9 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 303 (32.55%) Finance
2 160 (17.19%) Banking
3 116 (12.46%) Telecoms
4 114 (12.24%) Retail
5 80 (8.59%) Investment Banking
6 34 (3.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 33 (3.54%) Marketing
8 18 (1.93%) Advertising
9 17 (1.83%) Front Office
10 15 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
11 13 (1.40%) Billing
12 11 (1.18%) French Language
12 11 (1.18%) German Language
12 11 (1.18%) Italian Language
12 11 (1.18%) Spanish Language
12 11 (1.18%) Law
13 9 (0.97%) Local Government
14 8 (0.86%) Back Office
14 8 (0.86%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 307 (32.98%) Analyst
2 274 (29.43%) Business Analyst
3 222 (23.85%) Developer
4 125 (13.43%) Architect
5 122 (13.10%) Java Developer
6 108 (11.60%) Project Manager
7 56 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
8 55 (5.91%) Senior Developer
9 52 (5.59%) Senior Business Analyst
9 52 (5.59%) Technical Manager
10 47 (5.05%) Technical Project Manager
11 44 (4.73%) Banking Business Analyst
12 42 (4.51%) Consultant
13 40 (4.30%) Agile Business Analyst
14 38 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
14 38 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
15 34 (3.65%) Technical Architect
16 32 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 32 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
17 27 (2.90%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (17.94%) .NET
2 115 (12.35%) J2EE
3 102 (10.96%) HTML
4 93 (9.99%) XML
5 84 (9.02%) CSS
6 62 (6.66%) Spring
7 58 (6.23%) Web Services
8 48 (5.16%) SOAP
9 44 (4.73%) ASP.NET
10 43 (4.62%) WCF
11 42 (4.51%) WPF
12 41 (4.40%) Middleware
12 41 (4.40%) Hibernate
13 36 (3.87%) REST
14 32 (3.44%) Java EE
14 32 (3.44%) LAMP
15 31 (3.33%) .NET Framework
16 27 (2.90%) XSLT
17 23 (2.47%) JSF
17 23 (2.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 96 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 92 (9.88%) Open Source
3 70 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 65 (6.98%) User Experience
5 48 (5.16%) Visualisation
6 41 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (4.30%) Algorithms
7 40 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
8 37 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 35 (3.76%) Mobile App
10 32 (3.44%) Management Information System
11 26 (2.79%) Mathematics
12 25 (2.69%) Digital Media
13 16 (1.72%) PMI
13 16 (1.72%) Equities
14 14 (1.50%) Fixed Income
15 13 (1.40%) Derivative
15 13 (1.40%) NHS
16 12 (1.29%) Clustering
17 10 (1.07%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.02%) Windows
2 33 (3.54%) UNIX
3 31 (3.33%) Linux
4 7 (0.75%) AIX
5 6 (0.64%) VxWorks
5 6 (0.64%) LynxOS
5 6 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.64%) Android
6 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 818 (87.86%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (50.05%) Scrum
3 336 (36.09%) UML
4 232 (24.92%) DSDM
5 203 (21.80%) Waterfall
6 191 (20.52%) OO
7 187 (20.09%) Project Management
8 156 (16.76%) Business Analysis
9 114 (12.24%) Use Case
10 110 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 109 (11.71%) Software Engineering
12 105 (11.28%) Unified Process
13 103 (11.06%) SOA
14 102 (10.96%) Mentoring
15 89 (9.56%) PRINCE2
16 84 (9.02%) TDD
16 84 (9.02%) Unit Testing
17 83 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 83 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
18 82 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 258 (27.71%) Java
2 164 (17.62%) SQL
3 120 (12.89%) C#
4 101 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 85 (9.13%) C++
6 53 (5.69%) C
7 40 (4.30%) Ada
8 28 (3.01%) T-SQL
9 23 (2.47%) PHP
10 20 (2.15%) Python
11 16 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.50%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.50%) Perl
12 14 (1.50%) Groovy
13 13 (1.40%) Scala
13 13 (1.40%) Clojure
13 13 (1.40%) Ruby
13 13 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.97%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.75%) sed
Qualifications
1 143 (15.36%) Degree
2 80 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 78 (8.38%) ISEB
4 35 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 28 (3.01%) PMI Certification
6 23 (2.47%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.61%) PMP
8 14 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.40%) ISTQB
10 11 (1.18%) MBA
11 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 9 (0.97%) MCSE
12 7 (0.75%) APMP
13 5 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.54%) MCSD
13 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.32%) CISM
15 3 (0.32%) CISSP
16 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.98%) QA
2 14 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.75%) DO-178B
3 7 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.32%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) FATCA
7 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 7 (0.75%) Samba
2 4 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.11%) XenServer
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) Xen
4 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.86%) Puppet
3 8 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.32%) Cobbler
4 3 (0.32%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 157 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 146 (15.68%) Oracle
3 49 (5.26%) IBM
4 46 (4.94%) iRise
5 40 (4.30%) SAP
6 38 (4.08%) TIBCO
7 33 (3.54%) Telelogic
8 19 (2.04%) Adobe
9 18 (1.93%) Business Objects
10 15 (1.61%) Cognos
10 15 (1.61%) HP
11 14 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
11 14 (1.50%) Twitter
12 12 (1.29%) Sybase
13 11 (1.18%) Sitecore
13 11 (1.18%) ATG
14 10 (1.07%) Ab Initio
14 10 (1.07%) hybris
15 9 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.64%) webMethods
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £80K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 17% flexible benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £36000 - £57000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 6 days ago